Abstract 

Presents basic methods for the determination of seismic actions on structures. Specifies methods of evaluating seismic actions for the earthquake-resistant design of buildings, towers, chimneys, and similar structures. Most of the principles are applicable also to stuctures such as bridges, dams, harbour installations, tunnels, fuel storage tanks, chemical plants, conventional power plants excluding nuclear power plants.


General information

  • Status :  Withdrawn
    Publication date : 1988-07
  • Edition : 1
    Number of pages : 8
  • :
    ISO/TC 98/SC 3
    Loads, forces and other actions
  • 91.080.01
    Structures of buildings in general
    91.120.25
    Seismic and vibration protection

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