Seismic Retrofit


Seismic situation of our country's expectations occurrence of a major earthquake in northern Chile, along with the constant improvement of existing seismic regulations, makes necesary a study of renovation or retrofit of buildings that could be out of standard and running some risk of seismic vulnerability.

The structural carbon fiber reinforcement, meets the requirements of an upgrade or retrofit requests quickly and minimally invasive.

A very common type of retrofit is the increased confinement of armor, wich reinforced concrete walls, based in new design requirements of ACI 318 code.