Appendixe

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Table Of Contents

OBJECTIVE, INTRODUCTION AND BACKGROUND 2. INTERNATIONAL BUILDING CODE SEISMIC ANALYSIS REQUIREMENTS 14 2.1 Determination of Seismic Design Category 15 2.2 Code Procedure for Seismic Design Category A 23 2.3 Code Procedure for Simplified Analysis Method 24 2.4 Code Procedure for Equivalent Lateral Force Procedure 27 2.5 Code Procedure for Modal Response Spectra Analysis Procedure 32 3. CASE STUDY DISCUSSION 36 3.1 Case Study 1 Telephone Co-op Office Building 37 3.2 Case Study 2 Psychiatric...

Chapter

OBJECTIVE, INTRODUCTION AND BACKGROUND The International Building Code is quickly becoming the definitive standard for construction throughout the United States. This code is replacing regional codes, being used in most federal construction, and is being adopted for state construction projects and projects in numerous municipalities. Due to the fact that the International Building Code typically produces significantly higher seismic forces than the Southern Building Code (SBC) or the Uniform...

Code Procedure for Seismic Design Category A

Structures determined to be in Seismic Design Category (SDC) A are required to comply only with the provisions of Section 1616.4 1 . There are five exceptions to this rule. First, detached Group R-3 dwellings in SDC A, B, and C are exempt from the general seismic provisions. Detached one- and two-family dwellings and multiple single-family dwellings (townhouses) not more than three stories high with separate means of egress and their accessory structures shall comply with the International...