Recommended Postearthquake Evaluation and Repair Criteria for Welded Steel Moment-Frame Buildings

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This report provides recommendations for performing inspections to detect damage in steel moment-frame buildings following an earthquake; evaluating the damaged buildings’ safety in a postearthquake environment; and repairing damaged buildings. Chapters cover inspection and classification of damage; preliminary postearthquake assessment; detailed postearthquake evaluations; and postearthquake repair. The appendices include procedures for performance evaluation; sample placards that may be used to post buildings following preliminary postearthquake evaluations; and sample inspection forms that may be used to record damage detected in beam-column connections as part of a detailed postearthquake inspection program.
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Recommended Postearthquake Evaluation and Repair Criteria for Welded Steel Moment-Frame Buildings
June 1, 2000