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Seismic protection of monuments

Project background

The project aims to prepare “Regulatory document for the design of structural interventions in monuments in earthquake prone areas”. The proposed action is aiming at: a) a better understanding of the main issues in selecting the level of seismic actions used in the design of structural interventions of monuments, and b) demonstrating the necessity and elaborating the contents of a Regulatory Document on aseismic design of structural interventions in monumentsThe preparation of this document will be based on relevant documents already developed in Greece (by EPPO and ECPFE in collaboration with the Ministry of Culture) and in Italy (by the Ministry of Cultural Heritage and Activities ).To this end an international working committee composed by experts from selected European Centres specialised in the above topic was established to prepare the relevant document.

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Workshops and seminars

As an actor of the promotion of earthquake mitigation and emergency management, ECPFE organised workshops, seminars and training courses about Seismic Protection of Monuments.

ECPFE CUEBC ECRM

European Centre on Prevention and Forecasting of Earthquakes - Greece



European Centre on Prevention and Forecasting of Earthquakes - Greece



European University Centre for Cultural Heritage - Italy



European Interregional Scientific and Educational Centre on Major Risk Management - Armenia



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