NEHRP logo
NEHRP logo

National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program

A research and implementation partnership

 Library

Existing Buildings

Also visit the FEMA Index of Earthquake Publications and the NEHRP Clearinghouse.

  NIST GCR 14-917-28 Cover Image Review of Past Performance and Further Development of Modeling Techniques for Collapse Assessment of Existing Reinforced Concrete Buildings (NIST GCR 14-917-28) (PDF 7MB) NIST GCR 14-917-28
  Concrete Model Building Subtypes Recommended for Use in Collecting Inventory Data (NIST GCR 10-917-6) Concrete Model Building Subtypes Recommended for Use in Collecting Inventory Data PDF 304KB NIST GCR 10-917-6
  Disaster Resilience: A Guide to the Literature (NIST Special Publication 1117) Disaster Resilience: A Guide to the Literature PDF 950KB NIST Special Publication 1117
  Engineering Guideline for Incremental Seismic Rehabilitation (FEMA P-420) Engineering Guideline for Incremental Seismic Rehabilitation FEMA P-420
  NEHRP Seismic Design Technical Brief No. 4 (NIST GCR 10-917-5) NEHRP Seismic Design Technical Brief No. 4 PDF 1.5MB
Nonlinear Structural Analysis For Seismic Design: A Guide for Practicing Engineers
NIST GCR 10-917-5
  NEHRP Workshop on Meeting the Challenges of Existing Buildings (ATC 71) NEHRP Workshop on Meeting the Challenges of Existing Buildings
Part 1 PDF 2.7MB
Part 2 PDF 1.4MB
Part 3 PDF 1.6MB
ATC 71
  Coming Soon! Seismic Evaluation and Retrofit of Existing Buildings
SEAOC 2012 Conference Proceedings on ASCE 41-13 PDF 150KB
ASCE 41-13
  Prestandard and Commentary for the Seismic Rehabilitation of Buildings (FEMA 356) Prestandard and Commentary for the Seismic Rehabilitation of Buildings FEMA 356
  Program Plan for the Development of Collapse Assessment and Mitigation Strategies for Existing Reinforced Concrete Buildings (NIST GCR 10-917-7) Program Plan for the Development of Collapse Assessment and Mitigation Strategies for Existing Reinforced Concrete Buildings PDF 6MB NIST GCR 10-917-7
New! Program Plan for the Development of Seismic Design Guidelines for Port Container, Wharf, and Cargo Systems (NIST GCR 12-917-19) Program Plan for the Development of Seismic Design Guidelines for Port Container, Wharf, and Cargo Systems PDF 5MB

high resolution print version PDF 12MB
NIST GCR 12-917-19

  Seismic Rehabilitation Cost Estimator (SRCE) Seismic Rehabilitation Cost Estimator (SRCE)  
  Techniques for the Seismic Rehabilitation of Existing Buildings (FEMA 547) Techniques for the Seismic Rehabilitation of Existing Buildings FEMA 547


Send general inquiries and all feedback to info@nehrp.gov