2004 Annual Meeting
Los Angeles, California
January 14 - 16, 2004

Presentations by MCEER Industry Advisory Board Members
Thursday, January 15 | 3:45 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Plenary Session


Session Chair:
Ellis Stanley Sr.
City of Los Angeles Emergency Preparedness Department

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Opening Remarks

Ellis Stanley

Session Chair

Reports from Breakout Sessions on Challenging Issues

Ala Saadeghvaziri

Andrew Whittaker

Ronald Eguchi

Session Chairs

Seismic Upgrade for Aging Concrete Tanks

David Lee
East Bay Municipal Utility District

Earthquake Engineering Research Opportunities: An Electric Utility Perspective

Ronald A. Tognazzini


Incentives for Higher Seismic Performance in Hospital Structure

Peter Lee

Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, LLP

Viscous Dampers in Hospital Structures

David Lee

Taylor Devices, Inc

Retrofit of Existing Hospital to Immediate Occupancy Standards

R. Jay Love

Degenkolb Engineers, San Francisco

Issues in Seismic Restraint of Non-structural Components

Scott Campbell

Kinetics Noise Control

The Roller Coaster Ride of Seismic Risk Mitigation

Jay Lewis

Terra Firm Earthquake Preparedness






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