Chapter 11. Earthquake Resistance of Services, Equipment and Plant

  1. David J. Dowrick

Published Online: 30 AUG 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0470869356.ch11

Earthquake Risk Reduction

Earthquake Risk Reduction

How to Cite

Dowrick, D. J. (2003) Earthquake Resistance of Services, Equipment and Plant, in Earthquake Risk Reduction, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/0470869356.ch11

Author Information

  1. Institute of Geological and Nuclear Sciences, Lower Hutt, New Zealand

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 AUG 2005
  2. Published Print: 4 JUL 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471496885

Online ISBN: 9780470869352

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Keywords:

  • response spectrum method;
  • design earthquake;
  • vibration filter;
  • earthquake resistance equipment;
  • seismic analysis techniques;
  • ductwork;
  • seismic movement gaps;
  • earthquake accelerations;
  • seismic protection of equipment

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Seismic response and design criteria

  • Seismic analysis and design procedures for equipment

  • Seismic protection of equipment