Structural Assessment of Buildings
Çanakkale / Turkey
Structural Safety Assessment of Çanakkale Dormitory Buildings
The surveys of the office building, dormitory and social facility buildings belonging to the Hüseyin Akif Terzioğlu Foundation located in various neighborhoods of Çanakkale city center were taken and necessary field studies (core extraction, x-ray imaging, ground investigation, etc.) were carried out to assess the structural vulnerability of the building. Using the information obtained, existing structure was modeled and earthquake performance analyzes were conducted. Based on the outcome, retrofitting and strengthening measures were designed.