EERI Sends Reconnaissance Team to Oklahoma

November 14, 2016 by  
Filed under EERI Response

EERI sent a multidisciplinary reconnaissance team to study impacts of the M5.0 earthquake near Cushing, Oklahoma on November 7.  The team will be in the field from Monday November 14 – Wednesday November 16, 2016. Team members include: Jim Taylor, EERI Team Leader, Technical Manager at ABS Consulting...

Overview of building damages after the November 7, 2016 Oklahoma, USA Earthquake

November 9, 2016 by  
Filed under Heritage and Historical Structures

By Sahar Derakhshan   Overview of Building Damages The magnitude 5.0 earthquake two kilometers west of Cushing, Oklahoma, on November 7, 2016 (USGS); caused moderate to severe damage to 40 to 50 buildings. “Cushing City Manager, Steve Spears, said 40 to 50 buildings were damaged. No major...