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Architect of the Capitol Post-Earthquake Condition Assessments, Washington, DC

After the Central Virginia earthquake in August 2011, WDP performed rapid and detailed post-earthquake structural evaluations and damage assessments for multiple buildings to ensure the occupants could safely return after the event.  The buildings inspected by WDP include:  the Capitol Printing Facility, the Historic Furniture Storage Facility, the Jefferson Library of Congress, the Cannon House Office Building, the East & West House Garages, 501 1st Street, the US Capitol/Cannon Building Tunnel, the Senate Mail Receipt Facility, and several buildings on the Capitol Power Plant Complex, including the West Refrigeration, Boiler, Generator, Administration, Coal Yard, East Refrigeration, and Ash Silo Buildings.