Ottawa-Québec Infrastructure Corridor Case Study

Subtitle: 
Hazus Canada Case Study - East Coast Earthquake Loss Assessment

The Quebec Office of Natural Resources Canada working on the Quantifying Geohazard Risk Project is demonstrating the application of Hazus Canada earthquake module in a case study for the East Coast.

Brief abstract:

This broad-scale Hazus Canada validation study is conducted in the infrastructure corridor between Ottawa and Québec City.

Simulations and analyses of the geographic variation of the loss estimates are underway and will be posted on this site by the end of March, 2014.

Bref résumé:

Cette étude de validation Hazus de grande envergure vise le corridor d’infrastructures entre Ottawa et Québec.

Les simulations et les analyses spatiales de la variation des pertes estimées sont présentement en cours, et seront présentées vers la fin de mars 2014 sur ce site.

Hazards taxonomy: 
Earthquake
Themes taxonomy: 
Hazus Canada
Resources taxonomy: 
Case Studies