Engineering Expert On San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge

The new San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge is two years from completion and the old bridge is not expected to survive a major earthquake according to earthquake engineering expert Dr. Agathoklis Giaralis, City University London.  The Southern California Earthquake Center says the probability of an event similar to the 1906 earthquake in the next 30 years is 86 per cent.

SCEC’s mission is to gather new information about earthquakes in Southern California, combine knowledge into a comprehensive understanding of earthquake phenomena, and communicate this understanding to increase earthquake awareness, reduce economic losses, and save lives.

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