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Part 2: What makes buildings earthquake-ready?

Part 2: What makes buildings earthquake-ready?

  Courtesy of Rappler http://bit.ly/2HbmbPl MANILA, Philippines – Why is it important for homes and buildings to meet standards set in the Structural Code? The code prescribes requirements which, if followed, ensure that homes and buildings will not sustain major...

Strong quakes put spotlight on structural integrity of buildings

Strong quakes put spotlight on structural integrity of buildings

Courtesy of ABS-CBN Newshttp://bit.ly/2JsnsnR MANILA - The two strong earthquakes that recently shook Luzon and Visayas have placed the structural integrity of buildings under the spotlight, putting urgency on the need for regular inspections. "We should be inspecting...