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UDK: 725/728.004.68:550.34
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Published: Građevinar 59 (2007) 10
Paper type: Subject review
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Overview of possible remedies for earthquake-damaged buildings

Venera Vukašinović

Abstract

An overview of several procedures that can be used to remedy buildings damaged by earthquake is presented. Starting with building remedy objectives the author describes several appropriate buildingstrengthening procedures that are compliant with structural requirements for ensuring proper stability of buildings. It is emphasized that the choice of remedial method is dependant on characteristics and occupancy of buildings, and that proper attention should also be paid to funding available for such remedy. A well defined approach should be used in the resolution of such problems.

Keywords
building remedy, building remedy method, stability, structures, building, earthquake damage

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Vukašinović, V.: Overview of possible remedies for earthquake-damaged buildings, GRAĐEVINAR, 59 (2007) 10

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Vukašinović, V. (2007). Overview of possible remedies for earthquake-damaged buildings, GRAĐEVINAR, 59 (10)
Authors:

Venera Vukašinović
Energoinvest d.d.
Department of Water Research, constructions and architecture