Welcome, sign in or click here to subscribe.
Login: Password:
     


 

 

  Construction

Subscriber content preview

June 20, 2014

Quake retrofits for covered reservoirs could cost $30M

Photo by Sky-Pix [enlarge]
Covering the Beacon Hill Reservoir was part of a project that also doubled the size of Jefferson Park, adding playfields, pathways, open space and a kids’ play area.

At least one covered water reservoir in Seattle needs retrofitting to withstand a huge earthquake and as many as three more also may need strengthening.


 
. . .


To read this story in full login or purchase a subscription.


Search Stories
 Find:
 With:
 In:
 Depth:
 Sort by:
Advanced options

--