- To get a complete overview of what to look for in a seismic retrofit, take the Building Education Center class in Seismic Retrofitting , taught by J. Gillett & David Helfant; David Helfant, Project Manager for Bay Area Structural, is one of the most seasoned builders/engineers in the Bay Area.
Report about the lessons learned since Loma Prieta; USGS 2008 Report that predicts 63% chance of a 6.7 earthquake in the Bay Area within 30 years
- ABAG (Association of Bay Area Governments)
2003 Report that predicts over 155,000 housing units will be made uninhabitable if a magnitude 6.9 earthquake occurs along the Hayward Fault
Earthquake Construction Service
Residential and Commercial Seismic Retrofits
Jim Gillett: 1-800-369-1212