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Average Time Of A Retrofit

 The answer to this question depends on a variety of factors, mainly the size and scope of your individual seismic retrofit project. Each property is unique and requires a different solution than another, so understand that your project may be

Earthquakes and Vulnerable Locations

It is not earthquakes themselves that are the main cause of death, rather it is the effect that earthquakes have on the structures near the epicenter that result in loss of life. This fact is evident when considering the significant

Why Do Seismic Retrofit Costs Vary?

The cost to seismically retrofit a building varies considerably based on a variety of factors. Some of these factors include the size of the property, the required retrofit solution, and the company you choose to work with. Another reason that

West Hollywood Condo Owners Not Required To Retrofit

West Hollywood condo owners have been exempted from the proposed mandatory seismic retrofits in West Hollywood (www.therealdeal.com). At a meeting on June 19th, the decision was announced that condominium owners were not subject to the mandatory ordinance. West Hollywood condominium

Retrofitting Building Rating System

At Monday’s City Council discussion of a seismic retrofit ordinance in West Hollywood, we heard discussion about a rating system for a building’s performance in the event of an earthquake. One such rating system is known as the United States