Confinement of wall in Residential Building

confinementConfinement short walls or piers, by product changes or updates to seismic regulations.

There are buildings that have deficiencies in the design by the change of regulations, which requires incorporate a confinement, which was done quickly with carbon fiber and with minimal intervention.

The seismic retrofit consist in make modifications to existing structures to give greater resistance to the structures by the seismic activity, ground motion or collapse of land due to an earthquake.

Elementa have experts on seismic regulations, updated, and in providing structural engineering services for reinforcements, repairs and industrial coatings. Contact our team of professionals for more information.

Articles of interest:

Structural Reinforcement with Carbon Fiber, view flash animation Elementa methodology.