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PEER Receives Research Contract to Develop Design Guidelines for Tsunami Loads

PEER recently signed an important research contract to develop bridge design guidelines for tsunami loads. The project is funded by the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) along with five western states: California, Oregon, Washington, Alaska and Hawaii. The project will develop … Continue reading

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Oregon State University Hosts PEER Tsunami Modeling Workshop

On December 10-12, 2014, Oregon State University hosted a PEER-sponsored tsunami modeling workshop to discuss the results of a simulation benchmark study by Japan’s Public Works Research Institute (PWRI). The workshop was designed to carefully review the present status and … Continue reading

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