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Structural Vulnerability Assessment of Hospital and School Buildings in Dhaka and Narayanganj


BUET-JIDPUS has completed the structural vulnerability assessment of four hospital buildings and five school buildings in Dhaka and Narayanganj during the months of October and November, 2018. Destructive and Non-Destructive tests were conducted in the buildings and the soil beneath, which were followed by detailed assessment of the structure and their vulnerability to earthquake. Adequacy of the Structural and the Geotechnical systems were checked which were finally presented in the reports as concluding remarks followed by recommendations.