Membership in EEFIT

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Membership in EEFIT

From September 2021, IZIIS officially became a member of the EEFIT (Earthquake Engineering Field Investigation Team) which aims to:

  • Carry out detailed technical evaluations of the performance of structures, foundations, civil engineering works and industrial plants within affected regions.
  • Collect geological and seismographic data, including strong motion records.
  • Assess the effectiveness of earthquake protection methods, including repair and retrofit, and to compare actual performance with designer expectations.
  • Study disaster management procedures and socio-economic effects of earthquakes.