Assessment of Performance of Bolu Viaduct in the 1999 Duzce Earthquake

@inproceedings{Roussis2002AssessmentOP,
  title={Assessment of Performance of Bolu Viaduct in the 1999 Duzce Earthquake},
  author={Panayiotis C. Roussis},
  year={2002}
}
The Bolu viaduct is a 2.3 km long seismically isolated structure whose construction was nearly complete when it was struck by the 1999 Duzce earthquake in Turkey. It suffered complete failure of the seismic isolation system and narrowly avoided total collapse due to excessive superstructure movement. This paper presents an evaluation of the design of the… CONTINUE READING