Building Seismic Safety Council 2009-10 Annual Meeting

2009-10 Annual Meeting

2009 NEHRP Recommended Seismic Provisions and Emerging Issues for 2014
January 20, 2010

Embassy Suites Hotel, Burligame, CA

The documents below are available in Microsoft PowerPoint Powerpoint unless noted.


2009 NEHRP Recommended Seismic Provisions for New Buildings and Other Structures:  Brief Overview of Changes and Additional Update Products
Ronald Hamburger, Simpson Gumpertz and Heger

Translating the 2009 Provisions into ASCE 7-10
John Hooper, Magnusson Klemencic and Associates and Nicolas Luco, U.S. Geological Survey

Existing Buildings:  Updating ASCE 31/41
Chris Poland, Degenkolb Engineers

Development of Simplified Seismic Design Procedures
William Holmes, Rutherford and Chekene

Improving Existing Seismic Performance Factors
Charles Kircher, Kircher and Associates

Soil-structure Interaction PDF
Jon Stewart, University of California, Los Angeles

Performance-based Seismic Design
Ron Hamburger

Weak-beam/Strong-column Requirements
Joe Maffei, Rutherford and Chekene

Response-history Analysis and Ground Motion Scaling
Curt Haselton, University of California, Chico

Wood Structure Design
Kelly Cobeen, Wiss Janney & Elstner Associates, Inc.

Concrete Structure Design
Neil Hawkins, Professor Emeritus

Steel Structure Design
Jim Malley, Degenkolb Engineers

Nonbuilding Structures
Gregory Soules, Chicago Bridge and Iron

Nonstructural Components
Robert Bachman, Consulting Structural Engineer

National Institute for Standards and Technology Research agenda
Jay Harris

National Science Foundation
Jay Harris for Joy Pauschke

U.S. Geological Survey - 2009 Provision Maps
Nicolas Luco for David Applegate

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