Tag: ANSI MH16.1-2012 (R2019)

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How Seismic Redundancy Makes Racks Safer

To better mitigate seismic forces and reduce the risk of a rack structure failing during an earthquake, redundancy is included in the design of racks that are to be located in earthquake-prone zones. Doing so spreads out the effect of ...
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How Seismic Design Categories And Site Coefficients Impact Safe Rack ...

Design decisions for racks to be used in facilities with a greater risk of seismic activity are based on a number of factors, including seismic design categories and site coefficients. Information about each is used by a qualified rack engineer ...