EEFIT Mission report: Vrancea, Romania
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12 August 2019

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EEFIT Mission report: Vrancea, Romania

Date published

12 August 2019

Price

Free

First published

N/A

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This EEFIT Field Mission report details the effects of the 7.8 Mw earthquake which struck Vrancea on 30-31 May 1990.

This EEFIT report details:

  • The effects of recent earthquakes in Romania
  • Seismotectonics and seismicity of Romania
    • Seismicity in the Vrancea region
    • Seismicity in other parts of Romania
    • Strong motion records in Romania
  • Seismic zonation and aseismic codes
    • The distribution of Romania's urban population in seismic zones
    • The development of aseismic construction codes in Romania
  • Residential construction types of Romania
    • Recent tendencies in Romanian residential construction practice
    • Residential building typology
    • Load-bearing masonry buildings
    • Reinforced concrete buildings
    • Discussion on the vulnerability of the various building types
  • Seismic vulnerability and strong ground motion
    • A review of the correlation between intensity and acceleration
    • Damage surveys around strong motion recording stations
    • Survey in Buzau
    • Survey in Focsani
    • Survey in Valenii de Munte
    • Brief surveys in Ploiesti and Mirinescu Street, Bucharest

Additional information

Format:
PDF
Pages:
64
Publisher:
EEFIT

Tags

Report Disaster mitigation, management & recovery Resilience Structural failure Seismic & Vibration EEFIT

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