Timber provisional structures for post-earthquake emergency interventions

TitleTimber provisional structures for post-earthquake emergency interventions
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2013
AuthorsCaciolai M, Bellizzi M, Bolognese C, Cavriani M, D'Odorico A, Maiolo A, Mannino M, Munaro L, Ponticelli L, Grimaz S, Moretti A, Barazza F, Malisan P
JournalIngegneria Sismica
Volume30
Issue4
Pagination109-123
ISSN Number0393-1420
KeywordsAbruzzo Earthquake, Firefighters, Manual STOP, Provisional measures, shoring
Abstract

The paper contains the scientific and technical considerations that accompanied the implementation of provisional safety measures for residential and monumental structures after the 2009 Abruzzo Earthquake. Emphasis is dedicated to the use of timber shoring, as most common strengthening technique.