Structural Engineers Association of Utah

Design Criteria

The following information is provided for your convenience.  SEAU cannot guarantee the accuracy of this information and it should only be interpreted by an experienced and licensed engineer.  We strongly urge anyone initiating a structural design to contact the Building Official and discuss the design criteria.  Information below should be considered background information only.  Only the Building Official can determine appropriate design criteria for your project.

Statewide laws, rules, and amendments

Seismic Design Values

USGS Earthquake Hazards Program Seismic Design Maps and Tools.

Upcoming Events

Let's Talk Seismic - Monthly Meeting
10/25/2018 5:30 PM
U of U Warnock Engineering Building Room L103
It's All About The Concrete Seminar
11/08/2018 8:30 AM
Gardner Village (1100 West 7800 South West Jordan, UT
Mass Concrete - Everything you Ever Wanted to Know... plus a little bit more - Monthly Meeting
11/13/2018 11:30 AM
Scheels Level 2 - 11282 S. State St. Sandy, UT
Thermal Expansion of Steel Structures - Monthly Meeting
04/18/2019 6:00 PM
U of U Warnock Engineering Building Room L103
Seismic Committee Highlights - Monthly Meeting
05/16/2019 6:00 PM
U of U Warnock Engineering Building Room L103