Title An overview of buried lifeline earthquake engineering.
Author Wang, Leon R.L. ; O'Rourke, Michael J.
Publisher Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, department of civil engineering. (1978)
Abstract This paper presents state of the art information on the behavior and design of buried lifelines such as submerged tunnels, gas, water and sewer distribution lines subjected to earthquakes. Specifically, a survey of pipelines damage due to past earthquakes as well as current design practices, analysis procedures, code provisions and the latest published research are discussed.
Description: Technical Report (SVBDUPS Project) No. 1A , Grant No. ENV76-14884
Subject: Civil engineering
Critical infrastructure
Earthquakes
URI http://hdl.handle.net/10590/7750
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