Building earthquake-resistant structures

With the growing human population, natural disasters are having an increasing impact on humanity. Earthquakes are the most common natural disaster. The demand for earthquake-proof buildings is increasing year by year. But what is an earthquake and what causes them? This infographic is all about earthquakes, their causes and consequences. Furthermore, this infographic also highlights some of the most famous earthquakes. The top 5 Earthquake Resistant buildings in the world are:

1. Philippine Arena
2. Taipei 101
3. Burj Khalifa
4. Transamerica Pyramid
5. Sabiha Gken International Airport

The main concern is how to design and build building which can withstand earthquakes. This infographic has explained the list of components and best practices that are currently being used to make earthquake-resistant buildings.

Infographic courtesy of: Viking Steel Structures

Tags: Earthquake resistant buildings, Earthquake Proof Buildings, Earthquake resistant structures, Earthquake resistant construction, Earthquake proof steel structures

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