Photo Collection of 2008 Wenchuan Earthquake Damage to Buildings


Price: $47.00


Author: China Academy of Building Research
Language: Chinese and English bilingual
ISBN/ISSN: 9787112102921
Published on: 2008-01

This book showing people the damage to buildings with different seismic fortification levels subjected to different seismic intensities in disaster areas of Sichuan, Shaanxi Gan Gansu provinces. The collection will be helpful to the professionals in building and construction sectors to understand more completely what the aforementioned earthquake – damaged buildings are really like. It will also be of important reference to guiding the future planning ,design and construction of buildings and the revision of relevant standards and codes.

Part I 2008 Wenchuan Earthquake
Part II Multi-storey brick masonry buildings
Part III Reinforced concrete buildings
Part IV Stadiums, gymnasiums and spacious buildings
Part V Single-storey factory buildings
Part VI Houses in villages and towns
Part VII Ancient structures
Part VIII Chimneys and water towers
Part IX Miscellaneous
Appendix 1 Fortification intensities for some regions in Sichuan, Gansu and Shaanxi provided by Seismic Intensity (Ground Motion Parameter) Zonation Maps
Appendix 2 Distribution Map of Intensities of Magnitude-8.0 Wenchuan Earthquake

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