Structural Assessment of Buildings
Çanakkale / Turkey
Structural Safety Assessment of Public Housing Buildings of Çanakkale Special Provincial Administration
The surveys of 5 public housing buildings that belong to Çanakkale Provincial Special Administration, located in various parts 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.