Predictions of Damage to Low-Rise Buildings Due to Ground Vibrations Created by Blastings

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Title: Predictions of Damage to Low-Rise Buildings Due to Ground Vibrations Created by Blastings

Author(s): Tarun R. Naik

Publication: Special Publication

Volume: 60

Issue:

Appears on pages(s): 249-264

Keywords: amplitude; blast loads; buildings; damage; velocity; vibrations

Date: 1/1/1979

Abstract:
Coal mine blasting data were collected at various sites. Each set of vibration data consisted of ground motions outside of a building and motions at a point inside the building. Both types of motions were recorded using a velocity transducer.