Abstract

Since it was founded in 1974, one of the main objectives of the Asociación Colombiana de Ingeniería Sísmica, AIS, (Colombian Association for Earthquake Engineering) has been the development of a meaningful set of earthquake-resistant design requirements that eventually could be adopted by the Colombian government as part of a general building code. The first step was to translate into Spanish the 1974 SEAOC Requirements (Seismology Committee 1974). This Spanish version was widely distributed throughout the country.

Keywords

Clay Ductility Resis Gravel Tral 

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  • Luis E. García

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