Blue Book

The Blue Book is SEAOC’s signature publication, maintained by the SEAOC Seismology Committee.
This document and supporting articles are published in keeping with SEAOC’s stated mission “to advance the structural engineering profession; to provide the public with structures of dependable performance through the application of state of the art structural engineering principles; to assist the public in obtaining professional structural engineering services; to promote natural hazard mitigation; to provide structural engineers with the most current information and tools to improve their practice; and to maintain the honor and dignity of the profession.”
The Blue Book can be downloaded directly from the SEAOC Bookstore. Members, log in to download the Blue Book and articles for FREE.