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Lloyd,

Will you also be able to establishe a web site where we can access to
your collections?  Eventurally, SEAOC may want to have a central
location to put these pictures together like a library.

Thanks

Szuchuan


On Thu, 17 Feb 2005 17:16:43 -0700, L. Pack <Lloyd(--nospam--at)pecid.com> wrote:
> Hello All,
> 
> I'm looking to get pictures of structural failures or problems of
> a structural nature that any of you may have encountered.  If
> you've been called out to inspect a situation that has a problem
> with a beam being undersized and evidence of creep, or settlement
> of the foundation that has generated cracking in the plaster, drywall,
> siding, etc.  Situations where there has been a deterioration of
> the concrete or rotting of the structural elements where there is
> already damage caused to the structure due to a failure of this
> element or where failure is imminent.
> 
> If this was a situation that you worked on, I would like to get
> a synopsis of the situation and the remedy that was used to
> fix the failing condition.
> 
> I'm trying to put together a presentation of various structural
> failures and the types of remedies and their relative costs.
> If I could get references to websites or private correspondence,
> that would be most helpful.  I will created all sources and ask
> for permission to include the pictures and synopsis in the
> presentation.  If you don't want the information included or
> don't give permission for this, but are willing to share the information
> with me, I would still love to learn about these failures, for
> my own personal reference, and I will not use them in my
> presentation.
> 
> I look forward to your responses.
> 
> Take care,
> Lloyd Pack, P.E.
> 
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