Accession Number:

ADA123578

Title:

Seismic Analysis of Intake Towers

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MS STRUCTURES LAB

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1982-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

61.0

Abstract:

This report discusses practical analytical methods for evaluating the seismic safety of intake towers. Methods of various degress of sophistication and conservatism are examined which approximately consider linear structural dynamic behavior and site-specific earthquake motion. The need for further research to incorporate other considerations is explained.

Subject Categories:

  • Seismology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE