|ASTM Shakes Up Seismic Standard
Breaking news: ASTM published changes to their E2026 and E2557 standards for Seismic Risk Assessments and PML reports in early June. The updates are an important step toward providing consistency across the industry, but renewed requirements may also exert upward pressure on cost and timing of certain seismic risk assessments.
This is just the latest in a string of recent shake-ups in the seismic world, including mandatory retrofit ordinances that were implemented in Los Angeles and San Francisco, changes to agency seismic policies, and the inclusion of man-made earthquakes in the USGS hazard map. In this webinar, panelists Joe Derhake, PE and Jay Kumar, PE will address:
Joe Derhake, PE, Jay Kumar, PE and ASTM Chair Bill Tryon.
*The webinar will be available on demand for 3 months after the launch date, until September 29th.