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2020 AEES Conference

The 2020 conference was to be held in Adelaide, but will now be our first virtual conference. Details to follow soon. The theme for the conference is Disaster Preparedness - Are Earthquake Assessments critical to…

Earthquake Load Guidelines

AEES member Col Lynam recently shared an article published on the Queensland Building and Construction Commission blog that references the Australian Building Codes Board guidelines on the design of non-structural building elements for earthquake forces.…

2019 AEES Conference

In commemoration of the 30th anniversary of the Newcastle earthquake, the conference was held in Newcastle, NSW from 29 November to 1 December 2019. Papers are available here. In remembering the tragic events of the Newcastle…

Tsunami Risk in Australia

Australians are well versed in the homegrown natural hazards that we encounter every year, from bushfires in summer to storms in winter, cyclones up north and flooding along our rivers. But we don’t often stop to…