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Friday, February 22, 2019
A message from SEAOC President Joyce Fuss »
By Joyce Fuss, SE, SECB, LEED AP SEAOC President 2018-2019 This month I am reminded why I love structural engineerin...
Thursday, February 21, 2019
Continuing SEAOC Collaboration with the Structural Engineering Society of New Zealand (SESOC) »
SEAOC members Joyce Fuss, Laura Whitehurst (also a SESOC member), Kelly Cobeen, and Executive Director Don Schinske have b...
Thursday, January 31, 2019
Call for Papers - Deadline Extended to Feb 18 »
2019 SEAOC CONVENTION August 28-30, 2019 Resort at Squaw Creek Abstracts are requested for papers to be presented...
Wednesday, January 30, 2019
Revisiting Earthquake Lessons - Wood Light-Frame Buildings »
Authors: Kelly Cobeen, Janiele Maffei, John Osteraas This is one in a series of brief articles revisiting lesson...
Thursday, December 20, 2018
Revisiting Earthquake Lessons – Masonry Chimneys and Fireplace Surrounds »
By Brian McDonald, SE This is one in a series of short articles revisiting lessons learned in past earthquakes. Thi...

Legislative Updates
Friday, February 15, 2019
Now Required in CA: Inspection of decks & balconies with »
By Kevin S. Moore, SE, SECB SEAOC Structural Standards Committee Chair Approved by the Governor on September 17, 201...
Wednesday, October 31, 2018
Governor vetoes seismic safety bills »
In the waning days of the legislature season, Governor Brown vetoed two seismic safety bills that SEAOC supported – AB 185...
Friday, September 28, 2018
2017-2018 SEAOC Legislative Committee End-of-Year Report »
The SEAOC Legislative Committee recommends positions to be taken by the SEAOC Board on various issues that come before the...
Friday, August 31, 2018
SEAOC Legislative Alert: Please ask Governor Brown to sign AB 1857 and AB 2681 »
SEAOC supports two seismic safety bills – AB 1857 (Nazarian) and AB 2681 (Nazarian) – that recently moved to the Governor’...
Thursday, May 17, 2018
SEAOC Legislative Committee Update – May 2018 »
By Ryan Kersting, S.E., SEAOC Legislative Committee Chair The following is a summary of SEAOC’s Legislative Committe...