Alternative Title

Paper No. SOA-8

Location

St. Louis, Missouri

Session Start Date

3-8-1998

Session End Date

3-15-1998

Abstract

In this paper, foundation damage of structures in the 1995 Hyogoken-Nambu Earthquake was overviewed, mainly focusing on that of bridges and elevated highways, port and harbor facilities and buildings. Then, the remediation methods and works for damaged foundations were summarized, together with illustrating some examples. Finally, essentials of related subjects and suggestions on seismic design and remediation for foundations of structures were summarized for a further study.

Department(s)

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering

Appears In

International Conference on Case Histories in Geotechnical Engineering

Meeting Name

Fourth Conference

Publisher

University of Missouri--Rolla

Publication Date

3-8-1998

Document Version

Final Version

Rights

© 1998 University of Missouri--Rolla, All rights reserved.

Document Type

Article - Conference proceedings

File Type

text

Language

English

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In this paper, foundation damage of structures in the 1995 Hyogoken-Nambu Earthquake was overviewed, mainly focusing on that of bridges and elevated highways, port and harbor facilities and buildings. Then, the remediation methods and works for damaged foundations were summarized, together with illustrating some examples. Finally, essentials of related subjects and suggestions on seismic design and remediation for foundations of structures were summarized for a further study.