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Strengthening Stone Masonry Buildings


Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur (IITK) logoProduced by the National Information Centre of Earthquake Engineering at the Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur (IITK), this two page tip sheet explains the seismic weakneses found in stone masonry construction and show techniques to strengthen these buildings. With clear diagrams and simple text, the document is aimed at designers of buildings, clients of engineers, and builders. (2005, 269KB pdf)

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