a. Identify existing ASTM or other standards relevant to building resiliency b. Perform a gap analysis on what topics and issues still need to be documented c. Develop a guide for evaluating a buildings resiliency d. Recommend if a standard practice should be developed
Keywordsresilience; resiliency; resilient; disaster mitigation; assessment; flooding; seismic; earthquake; wind; hurricane; tornado; extreme event; recovery;
There is a growing number of standards, varying in terms of which hazards they address, the scale of analysis, and performance outcomes. This guide attempts to provide the built environment industry professionals and government regulators a better comprehension of resiliency and standardize a practice for evaluating new construction designs and existing buildings.
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