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Hazard Loss Estimation and Transport Network Reliability

  title={Hazard Loss Estimation and Transport Network Reliability},
  author={Alan J. Nicholson and Sonia Giovinazzi},
During the last 35 years there has been growing concern about ‘‘lifeline systems’’ (e.g. water supply, energy supply, sewage disposal, communication, and transportation systems) and their vulnerability to damage and disruption as a result of natural hazards (e.g. earthquakes, tsunamis, storms and flooding). While lifeline engineering initially focused on considering each lifeline system in isolation, a study of the inter-dependence of lifeline systems (Centre for Advanced Engineering, 1991… 
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