2009-10-06T09:47:25Z European Laboratory for Structural Assessment - News ELSA, a research unit of the Institute for the Protection and Security of the Citizen, JRC ELSA, JRC http://zulu3.jrc.it/ /favicon.ico 000011716 SERIES Project 2009-11-18T17:16:00+0100 Seismic Engineering Research Infrastructures for European Synergies. A concerted program of Networking Activities, fostering a sustainable culture of co-operation among all research infrastructures and teams active in European earthquake engineering Co-ordinated Transnational in-person Access of Users to a world class portfolio of experimantal facilities Joint innovative Research toward new fundamental technologies and techniques promoting efficient and joint use of the research infrastructures, in three areas where the beneficiaries excel at world level. 000020955 The Garda Region (Italy) Earthquake, 2004 2009-12-01T09:55:00+0100 A team of JRC ELSA earthquake engineering experts travelled to the Lake Garda area in Italy on a mission to study the aftermaths of the earthquake that struck 000030956 The 2007 Peru Earthquake 2009-12-01T09:56:00+0100 The JRC ELSA led a field reconnaissance mission to the areas most affected by the 2007 Peru earthquake near the city of Pisco in Peru. The earthquake took place outside the coast of central Peru on 15 August 2007 and reached the magnitude of 7.9 on the Richterís scale. 000040957 Eastern Sichuan Earthquake , China 2009-12-01T09:57:00+0100 The Earthquake Engineering Field Investigation Team (EEFIT, UK), with the addition of JRC ELSA (Italy) and Chinese experts organised a joint field mission spanning 7 days from 11 July 2008, to the earthquake stricken Wenchuan area in the Sichuan Province of China