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WO/2001/073238A2
An energy dissipation apparatus for installation in structural frames to mitigate seismic effects comprises a scissor-jack system of braces with an energy dissipation device such as a viscous, viscoelastic, or hysteretic damper, or an ac...  
WO/2001/073212A1
Aseismic Almost Lifted Structure ('AALS') is a specific solution of problems related to earthquake and similar disturbances, which belongs to the well known 'sliding concept', where the main structure (MS) is split from the supporting st...  
WO/2001/071115A1
The invention concerns a shelter for protection against hail consisting of a rigid frame formed with vertical posts, bearing at their upper part at least two crosspieces (4) mutually connected by at least two transverse purlins (5), wher...  
WO/2001/066881A1
The invention concerns an armored chamber for storing and transporting explosives, wherein several handling and lifting means are provided in the form of various elements (3) that project orthogonally outward from the surface of said cha...  
WO/2001/055520A1
An earthquake-proofing reinforcing metal fitting for reinforcing a wooden building by attaching it to the joint part of a building structural material such as a foundation, a column, a beam, a girder, and others so that the wooden buildi...  
WO/2001/055521A1
An earthquake-proofing reinforcing metal fitting for reinforcing a wooden building by attaching it to the joint part of a building structural material such as a foundation, a column, a beam, a girder, and others so that the wooden buildi...  
WO/2001/055519A1
An earthquake-proofing reinforcing metal fitting (1) of which earthquake-proofing performance is more increased than before so that a wooden building is not collapsed even if a strong vibration is applied to it by an earthquake or a typh...  
WO/2001/053632A1
A rescue system to provide a refuge in an emergency, such as a natural disaster and in particular an earthquake, includes a rescue capsule (1) for free standing installation in, or very close to, a building. The refuge comprises an outer...  
WO/2001/042593A2
A seismic isolation bearing includes a lower assembly, an intermediate assembly, and an upper assembly. The intermediate assembly is mounted on the lower assembly for X-axis linear movement relative to the lower assembly, and sloped wedg...  
WO/2001/038646A1
A seismic isolation system with a plurality of ball-and-socket joints attaching a base structure to a plurality of foundation pads or piers. A plurality of pads or piers (3), (13) form a foundation structure. A seismic isolation bearing ...  
WO/2001/038650A2
A method of providing mega litre reservoirs in a city or near it for supply of water to purification works and/or flood control, which method includes excavating a low grade ore, constructing a water containing floor and walls which are ...  
WO/2001/036763A1
Load bearing panels and walls for habitable shelters (10) are formed from a matrix of relatively thin-wall metallic tubing (20, 22) on widely spaced centers joined by a multiplicity of joint systems (26, 23). Individual tube lengths are ...  
WO2000050704B1
A moveable structural reinforcement system is described including a moveable panel (32) adapted to substantially close a building opening, the panel (15a) including variable shear load resistance means (334) for regulating the shear stif...  
WO/2001/032266A2
An apparatus and method for protecting an occupant of a building from flying debris from a frangible structure (W) of the building (B), such as a window, in the event of an explosion or other blast outside the building. A protective barr...  
WO/2001/032412A1
A barrier for containing an explosion. The barrier is a structural panel (10) comprising a base sheet (12), a plurality of truncated polyhedral elements (14) secured to and projecting from the base sheet (12), and a face sheet (16) cover...  
WO/2001/023689A1
A penetration-resistant modular security passway (20) includes a concrete vestibule (24), a doorframe (70), and a penetration-reactive security door (32). The vestibule (24) has a plurality of reinforcing members (36), a plurality of lif...  
WO/2001/016445A1
A mounting structure for a viscosity system damping wall (1), wherein the viscosity system damping wall (1) is formed by erecting a steel side plate (15) on a base plate (8), disposing flange plates (11) on the opposite sides of the side...  
WO/2001/009466A1
The invention relates to the protection of structural systems such as apartment houses against dynamic loading caused by earthquakes, wind, traffic etc. When a frame structure is excited by a horizontal external force, the girders starts...  
WO/2001/002676A1
The present invention is directed toward a new method of building construction which eliminates traditional framed wall and trussed roof construction methods. The method of construction utilizes a polymer bonded foam-concrete structural ...  
WO/2001/002658A1
The present invention (10) discloses an apparatus and method for a storm shelter which can be used aboveground and belowground, and, may be skin supported. The present invention discloses that its top (11), front (13) and rear (15) surfa...  
WO/2000/071840A1
A vibration control member formed integrally with an elasto-plastic and viscoelastic damper for bracing materials and studs used mainly as earthquake and wind resistant members of a structural body, low in cost, and high in reducing effe...  
WO2000033015A9
A shock attenuation barrier (1) including a plurality of layers successively arranged including a first layer (4), a second layer (3) having a plurality of molded geometric shapes (10), a third layer (2) including foam, a fourth layer (3...  
WO/2000/070153A1
An apparatus for preventing a structure from collapsing due to an earthquake includes a receiving area (21) provided to the earth's surface (20) where the structure (1) is to be built; balancing chambers (12); a water chamber (2) built u...  
WO/2000/068523A1
A modular building system (100) including preformed extrusion-molded polymeric material (116). Parts include integral connector elements (160, 162) which can be slidably and snappingly reversibly interconnected to form the basic frame (1...  
WO/2000/061875A2
A method of installing a separation filling material for filling a side space between the ground and the building when a vibration-isolating foundation is installed underground, wherein a part of the building is allowed to project outwar...  
WO2000033015A3
A shock attenuation barrier (1) including a plurality of layers successively arranged including a first layer (4), a second layer (3) having a plurality of molded geometric shapes (10), a third layer (2) including foam, a fourth layer (3...  
WO/2000/050704A1
A moveable structural reinforcement system is described including a moveable panel (32) adapted to substantially close a building opening, the panel (15a) including variable shear load resistance means (334) for regulating the shear stif...  
WO/2000/037823A1
A vibration isolating apparatus (A) adapted to minimize the swinging of an upper structure when an earthquake occurs, comprising an upper plate (1) joined to the upper structure, a lower plate (2) provided so as to be opposed to the uppe...  
WO/2000/033015A2
A shock attenuation barrier (1) including a plurality of layers successively arranged including a first layer (4), a second layer (3) having a plurality of molded geometric shapes (10), a third layer (2) including foam, a fourth layer (3...  
WO/2000/031436A1
A seismic isolation device (A) comprising a support (3) that supports an upper plate (1) for horizontal slide movement relative to a lower plate (2), and a rubber member (8) that elastically connects at least portions of the outer periph...  
WO/2000/029686A1
The invention relates to a security room for information technology facilities, which exhibits fireproof side walls (2) comprising a sealing door (5), a floor (4) and a ceiling (3). Sealing of the room against heat effects in case of a f...  
WO/2000/014362A1
A mounting structure for a viscosity system damping wall (1) and a mounting method thereof, wherein the viscosity system damping wall (1), which comprises an upper-end-opened box body (20) formed by erecting a steel side plate on a base ...  
WO/2000/012843A1
A mounting structure for a viscosity system damping wall (1) and a mounting method thereof, wherein a high-strength bolt hole to be joined with a dowstairs beam (3) is provided at the center of a base plate (6), gusset plates (8) extendi...  
WO/2000/007424A2
A central buttress for a particularly stable construction also in case of earthquakes is disclosed, on which pre-curved rafters exhibiting elastic resilience in said curvature are suspended, said rafters being supported by studs along th...  
WO/1999/064700A1
A curtain wall system (27') for multi-story buildings that highly resistant to damage caused by multidirectional swaying motions in building frames during an earthquake. In a conventional curtain wall system, each story is connected stru...  
WO/1999/058872A1
Undesirable vibrations are controlled in a mechanical structure by confining the vibrations to one or more specified areas of the structure and then dissipating the confined energy by damping. Vibration confinement is achieved using a co...  
WO/1999/054568A1
The invention concerns fail-safe devices for use in reinforced concrete structures. The device (1) comprises a link (8) of high tensile strength material and first (2) and second (3) end regions. The end regions (2, 3) and the link (8) j...  
WO/1999/042667A1
The method of combining barbed wire (22) and conventional bags (16) to create structures (12) includes the steps of: providing a plurality of bags; filling the bags with a predetermined mixture of organic, manufactured, recycled, particu...  
WO/1999/039064A1
A viscoelastic brace, wherein first and second core members comprising shape steel, square steel tubes or circular steel tubes are disposed in series via a pipe expanding and contracting clearance, one set of channel steel or semicircula...  
WO1999015739A3
A hold down device (10) and method for connecting two building elements of a building comprises an elongate member, typically in the form of a rod or a cable (12), that is connected between the two building structures. A tension compensa...  
WO/1999/020859A1
A seismic energy dissipation system for use with structures such as buildings, bridges and the like. The system includes a gravity frame (40), at least one reaction frame (41), and connection apparatus for connecting the gravity frame an...  
WO/1999/015739A2
A hold down device (10) and method for connecting two building elements of a building comprises an elongate member, typically in the form of a rod or a cable (12), that is connected between the two building structures. A tension compensa...  
WO1999002887A3
The invention described is an energy absorbing bearing with a primary application in the seismic isolation of a structure from the ground or parts of other structures. It may also be used to dampen other forces on structures on which it ...  
WO/1999/014453A1
A structure for reinforcing a concrete member and a reinforcing method, in which reinforcing sheets are disposed along concrete members such as poles, beams, walls, floors, and the reinforcing sheets are bonded to the concrete members to...  
WO/1999/013177A1
The present invention relates to a moment-resistant structure, sustainer (3), and method of construction for deformably resisting episodic loads and may be utilized in new construction and in rehabilitation of existing construction. Defo...  
WO1998058129A3  
WO/1999/011942A1
A three dimensional guide, which is installed between the ground and a structure and minimizes transmission of vibration of the ground to the structure. The guide is provided with a first curve guide (21) mounted on a base (23), a second...  
WO/1999/009278A1
The invention relates to an earthquake protection system which is entirely immune to seismic activity. The inventive system supports buildings and other objects on virtual pendulums (P¿v?) configured according to the invention in the fo...  
WO/1999/007973A1
There is described an automatically self-erecting barrier to prevent ingress of floodwater into a building. The device comprises a float which when inactive may serve as a doorstep, and when active rises on the floodwater to extend a bar...  
WO/1999/007966A1
The invention described is a system for seismic isolation or vibration of structures which is simple, relatively inexpensive and readily used for smaller structures. It involves use of bearings comprising a ball (10) and ball seats (12, ...  

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