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Is it "sound engineering judgement" to design
buildings for the 2,500 year earthquake? 

Just asking...

Cliff

--- Scott Maxwell <smaxwell(--nospam--at)engin.umich.edu> wrote:
> All this in the "most enlighted" county for
> engineering.  Maybe it is just
> that engineers aren't doing enough!?! ;-)  Or maybe
> it is because we
> suffer from many of the same problems that other
> countries deal with but
> to a lesser degree...that economic forces tend to
> drive the decisions
> rather than sound engineering judgement.


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