David Bonowitz, S.E., a leading structural engineer in San Francisco, shares his thoughts about earthquake resilience and prolonged COVID-19 shutdowns and what it means to plan for the recovery of a whole community.
Date Posted: 05/04/2020
The 7.1-magnitude Searles Valley Earthquake that occurred during the July 4th holiday in Southern California is the largest to hit the state in 20 years.
Date Posted: 07/08/2019
The Code Council’s Susan Dowty responds to a recent article in The New York Times and discusses how the California Legislature, the National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program, the Code Council and the California Building Officials are working to strengthen seismic design in the U.S.
Date Posted: 06/20/2019
New NIST report provides valuable information about steps that could be taken to achieve immediate occupancy for commercial and residential buildings in the future.
Date Posted: 09/18/2018