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Supporting document for rehabilitation cost estimates of FEMA buildings

H. S. Lew

Supporting document for rehabilitation cost estimates of FEMA buildings

by H. S. Lew

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Commerce, Technology Administration, National Institute of Standards and Technology in Gaithersburg, MD .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Federal Emergency Management Agency -- Buildings -- Remodeling -- Costs,
  • Buildings -- United States -- Repair and reconstruction -- Costs,
  • Architecture -- Conservation and restoration -- United States -- Costs

  • Edition Notes

    StatementH.S. Lew.
    SeriesNISTIR -- 6315.
    ContributionsNational Institute of Standards and Technology (U.S.)
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 v. (various pagings)
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17838908M
    OCLC/WorldCa41499941

    The first standard completed is ASCE Standard Guideline for Structural Condition Assessment of Existing Buildings. Current work of the committee includes revising A drafting a standard on assessment of the building envelope, and conversion of various documents of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) related to seismic Author: J Pielert, C Baumert, M Green. 1 Federal assistance may come from more than one agency (e.g., both the Federal Highway Administration and FEMA). In such cases, it is important to determine from the start which agency s rules apply to a given project. This best practice was previously titled Documenting Cost to Support Claims for Disaster Recovery Assistance.

    FEMA Earthquake Publications and Resources: Seismic Rehabilitation Cost Estimator (SRCE) Techniques for the Seismic Rehabilitation of Existing Buildings: FEMA Seismic Considerations for Steel Storage Racks Located in Areas Accessible to the Public: FEMA A FEMA official said the fixed-cost estimates eliminated the risk of end-of-project cost escalation. The official further said FEMA hoped and expected to realize savings for taxpayers through the pilot program by being able to avoid such end-of-project cost escalation. While properly vetted fixed-cost estimates can help FEMA save money, use on.

    Replacement Cost – Cost to replace a structure having utility equivalent to one being appraised with modern materials and to current standards. Depreciation – Loss of property value from age, use, physical deterioration or neglect. Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) ensures the cost-effectiveness of projects funded under the Hazard Mitigation Grant Program. We are conducting this work at the request of this Subcommittee and the Chairman of the Subcommittee on Oversight, Investigations, and Emergency Management, House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.


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Supporting document for rehabilitation cost estimates of FEMA buildings by H. S. Lew Download PDF EPUB FB2

The location of a building is considered in the estimation of the rehabilitation cost. The cost estimates are also adjusted to The rehabilitation costs include structural, non-structural, finishing and administration costs.

The total estimated rehabilitation cost for the FEMA buildings is $13,Author: Hai S. Lew. Seismic Rehabilitation of Federal Buildings: A Benefit/Cost Model.

Volume 2: Supporting Documentation This supporting documentation contains background information for FEMAincluding information on valuing public sector services, discount rates and multipliers, the dollar value of human life, and technical issues that affect benefit/cost. Get this from a library.

Supporting document for rehabilitation cost estimates of FEMA buildings. [H S Lew; National Institute of Standards and Technology (U.S.)]. FEMA Seismic Rehabilitation of Federal Buildings: A Benefit/Cost Model.

Volume 1: A User's Manual: FEMA Seismic Rehabilitation of Federal Buildings: A Benefit/Cost Model. Volume 2: Supporting Documentation: FEMA Seismic Rehabilitation Training for One- and Two-Family Dwellings: Program and Slide Presentations: FEMA P FEDERAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY FEMA / September Supersedes Edition Second Edition Typical Costs for Seismic Rehabilitation of Existing Buildings Volume 2 -Supporting Documentation.~~~ IV EARTHQUAKE HAZARDS REDUCTION SERIES 39 Issued by FEMA in furtherance of the Decadefor Natural Disaster Reduction.

CDC, i~l 0 CD, cio. An approach for estimating the cost of seismic rehabilitation of all types of buildings nationwide, based upon a sample of over actual projects. For design professionals, building inspectors, and building owners. Typical Costs for Seismic Rehabilitation of Existing Buildings, Second Edition, Volume II - Supporting Documentation ().

[FEMA] Seismic Considerations: Office Buildings. Prepared for FEMA by the Building Seismic Safety Council. Washington, DC, pages.

[FEMA] Typical Costs for Seismic Rehabilitation of Existing Buildings: Volume 2: Supporting Documentation. Second Edition. Prepared for FEMA by the Hart Consultant Group, Inc. Santa Monica, CA, File Size: KB.

Project cost estimates should be prepared from the perspective of the project and therefore the borrower. Cost estimates should be sufficiently detailed and constructed to facilitate project financing and enable effective implementation.

Local. currency basis. Detailed cost. FEMA Misapplied the Cost Estimating Format Resulting in an $8 Million Overfund to the Port of Tillamook Bay, Oregon. May 7, Why We Did This. This report focuses solely on the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) application of the Cost Estimating Format for the Port of Tillamook Bay, Oregon’s (Port) most significant project,File Size: KB.

NEHRP Handbook of Techniques for the Seismic Rehabilitation of Existing Buildings [Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. NEHRP Handbook of Techniques for the Seismic Rehabilitation of Existing BuildingsAuthor: Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).

Abstract. Seismic Rehabilitation of Existing Buildings presents the latest generation of performance-based seismic rehabilitation methodology. This new national consensus standard was developed from the FEMAPrestandard and Commentary for the Seismic Rehabilitation of Standard represents state-of-the-art knowledge in earthquake engineering and is a valuable tool for the.

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) under Task Order Contract HSFEHQD, commenced a series of projects (ATC, ATC, and ATC) to update the FEMA Report, Rapid Visual Screening of Buildings for Potential Seismic Hazards: A Handbook (FEMA, a). The purpose of FEMAwhich was developed by ATC under.

shared cost basis with 75% federal funds and 25% non-federal funds. Documentation All reimbursement is based on the supporting documentation. The documentation must be able to stand the test of audit. The attached “Documenting Disaster Costs” will provide the guidelines and tools needed to set up files and document costs.

Unit 8 Public Assistance Terminology Every program has its own terminology. The PA program defines and uses these terms. Large Project When the estimated cost of repairs and/or replacement exceeds $52, (FY ), the project is defined as a large project.

The funding is based on the actual cost rather than the estimated cost. The ATCa (FEMA P) report, FEMA P, Rapid Visual Screening of Buildings for Potential Seismic Hazards: Supporting Documentation (Third Edition), was funded by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).(Publishedpages) This report is the third edition update of FEMAwhich was originally developed by ATC for FEMA in This book contains state-of-the-art reports presented by world-renowned researchers at the US/PRC Sympsosium Workshop on Post-Earthquake Rehabilitation and Reconstruction held in Kunming, Yunnan, China, May DISASTER COST ESTIMATES FEMA Can Improve Its Learning from Past Experience and Management of Disaster-Related Resources Highlights of GAO, a report to congressional committees Public Law No.

directed After a di GAO to review how the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) develops its disaster cost estimates. Accordingly, GAOFile Size: KB. FEMA and other associated government agencies are more prescriptive.

Communities. Communities should be focused on pre-event policies. Funding needs to be made available for training, technology, and mitigation activities. Personnel need to possess knowledge, leadership, and the ability to act.

Each community knows its strengths and should take. Seismic Rehabilitation of Buildings (Hart, and ) and in FEMAGuidelines for the Seismic Rehabilitation of Buildings: Example Applications (ATC, ). Since the data for these documents were developed prior to the Guidelines, the information is not based on buildings rehabilitated specifically in accordance with the current Size: 7MB.

application of the NEHRP Guidelines for the Seismic Rehabilitation of Buildings, FEMAby converting it into mandatory language. Design professionals and building officials thus would have at their disposal a more specific reference document for making buildings more resistant to earthquakes.

This volume fully meets this first objective. The cost-estimating tasks addressed in this document must establish accurate project costs, ensure that they are based on programming requirements, keep costs within authorized limits, and collect GSA cost data to refine business practices and future cost estimates.

*This count refers to the total comment/submissions received on this document, as of PM yesterday. Note: Agencies review all submissions, however some agencies may choose to redact, or withhold, certain submissions (or portions thereof) such as those containing private or proprietary information, inappropriate language, or duplicate/near duplicate examples of a mass-mail .the work without specifying the methods or procedures.

The Construction Manual is intended as a reference book that is consistent with the language and intent of the Standard Specifications. In order to use this reference effectively, it is essential that the user has a thorough understanding of the contract, contract plans, contract provisions.