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2011-09-14 11:48:16

As large parts of the nation recover from nature's one-two punch—an earthquake followed by Hurricane Irene—building researchers from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) warn that a double whammy of seismic and wind hazards can increase the risk of structural damage to as much as twice the level implied in building codes.

2011-04-15 00:00:29

The AISC Connection Prequalification Review Panel (CPRP) includes ConXtech’s revolutionary building technology in the 2010 Seismic Design Manual. Hayward, CA (Vocus/PRWEB) April 14, 2011 ConXtech Inc.

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2009-12-16 08:44:12

Sprays of dirt flew out of a soil box that held a retaining wall as it violently shook from a simulated 7.4 magnitude earthquake.

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2009-07-09 16:10:00

A destructive earthquake will strike a lone, wooden condominium in Japan next week, and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Professor Michael Symans will be on site to watch it happen.


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