Calibrating Codes Safety Factors for Different Life Cycles – Proposed Simplified Procedure

A simpler method for calibrating code safety factors was employed in the updating of the revised Israeli Code specifications for aseismic bridge building due to a 120-year life cycle. Structures are frequently developed with a 50-year life cycle in mind, however unique or vital infrastructure facilities should be developed with a longer life cycle in…
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June 1, 2021 0