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Summary of evaluation finding for the testing of seismic isolation and energy dissipating devices

CERF Report - 40404, [New York] : Highway Innovative Technology Evaluation Center (HITEC), Civil Engineering Research Foundation (CERF), copyright ASCE, 1999-07, PDF

This report provides a summary of results of the more-detailed evaluation for 11 technologies that were evaluated in this program. The evaluations were designed to test the performance of seismic isolators (bearings) and (seismic energy) dampers produced by several manufacturers.

Available online: http://nisee.berkeley.edu/documents/elib/www/documents/201302/HITEC/HITEC-Summary2.pdf (11 MB)