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I think that should also apply to those writing the seismic provisions in the building code and teaching seismic design in the universities.

 

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T. William (Bill) Allen, S.E.

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-----Original Message-----
From: Daniel Popp [mailto:drp181(--nospam--at)yahoo.com]
Sent: Thursday, February 21, 2008 10:33 AM
To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
Subject: Re: Earthquake

 

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I think every engineer that does seismic design should have the opportunity to experience an earthquake at least once -- it can definitely bring some perspective to why you're doing what you're doing.

Daniel