Earthquakes and what do they mean for North Texas?

May 5, 2015
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Credit: 1.0 HSW
Dallas Center for Architecture Map It
1909 Woodall Rodgers Freeway
Suite 100
Dallas, TX 75201

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Earthquakes and what do they mean for North Texas?

The seminar is an introductory discussion on earthquakes as they relate to the building code in North Texas. The following areas will be covered:

  • Do Local building codes provide adequate requirements for the magnitude of quakes we are experiencing?
  • History and geology of North Texas
  • The science of earthquakes
  • Seismic Design for Building
  • Going Forward

Panelists include Jarod Fancher, Assoc. AIA, Barry Beazley, AIA, Bruce W. Rachel, AIA, and Linda Brown, Assoc. AIA

This program offers 1.0 HSW credits