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Re: damage to buildings from nearby quarry blasting

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An excellent reference is Construction Vibrations by Charles Dowding,
available from vivasmart.

John Schenne
Schenne & Associates
----- Original Message -----
From: <SCHFUN(--nospam--at)aol.com>
To: <seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org>
Sent: Saturday, November 13, 1999 1:55 PM
Subject: Re: damage to buildings from nearby quarry blasting


> Can someone direct me to a good source of information about the effect of
> daily quarry blasting on nearby residential (Type V) structures?  Both
> structural and non-structural damage assessments?  Any personal knowledge
of
> vibration measurements made, threshold criteria above which damage could
be
> expected?
>
> Thanks.
>
>
> Steve Helfrich, P.E.
>
>
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>