Research Accomplishments, 1987-1994: Multidsciplinary Center for Earthquake Engineering Research
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Loss Type Amount($ million) Percent of Total Loss Ratio of Direct Loss
Repair Costs1 75 2.3 1.0
Environmental 310 9.6 4.1
Refinery/Petroleum
Industry
720 22.1 9.6
Local/Regional
Economy
2,147 66.0 28.6
Total 3,252 100.0 -
1 Note: Repair Costs taken from ATC-25 (1991)
Table 5
Comparison of direct and indirect losses caused by damage to oil supply pipelines
in the New Madrid Seismic Zone [Eguchi et al., 1993].

 

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