Location

St. Louis, Missouri

Session Start Date

4-26-1981

Session End Date

5-3-1981

Abstract

This paper describes the design of a two-way ribbed mat used as the foundation of a tall aseismic building located in a very heavy seismic area of northern Venezuela. The soil description, the structural analysis and some construction provisions are also described.

Department(s)

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering

Appears In

International Conferences on Recent Advances in Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering and Soil Dynamics

Meeting Name

First Conference

Publisher

University of Missouri--Rolla

Publication Date

4-26-1981

Document Version

Final Version

Rights

© 1981 University of Missouri--Rolla, All rights reserved.

Document Type

Article - Conference proceedings

File Type

text

Language

English

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Ribbed Mat Foundation for Aseismic Building

St. Louis, Missouri

This paper describes the design of a two-way ribbed mat used as the foundation of a tall aseismic building located in a very heavy seismic area of northern Venezuela. The soil description, the structural analysis and some construction provisions are also described.