Location

St. Louis, Missouri

Session Start Date

4-2-1995

Session End Date

4-7-1995

Abstract

The performance of several temporary deep shored earth retaining systems during the January 17, 1994 Northridge earthquake in Southern California is documented. These shoring systems ranged from 30 to 70 feet in depth and were subjected to severe ground motions with little deflection or distress.

Department(s)

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering

Appears In

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

Meeting Name

Third Conference

Publisher

University of Missouri--Rolla

Publication Date

4-2-1995

Document Version

Final Version

Rights

© 1995 University of Missouri--Rolla, All rights reserved.

Document Type

Article - Conference proceedings

File Type

text

Language

English

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Performance of Shored Earth Retaining Systems During the January 17, 1994, Northridge Earthquake

St. Louis, Missouri

The performance of several temporary deep shored earth retaining systems during the January 17, 1994 Northridge earthquake in Southern California is documented. These shoring systems ranged from 30 to 70 feet in depth and were subjected to severe ground motions with little deflection or distress.