Monthly Archives: November 2019

8 November, 2019

California Attorney General Becerra Meets with Members of LA BizFed and Optimum Seismic

By |2019-11-08T20:04:51+00:00November 8th, 2019|Press Release|

California Attorney General Xavier Becerra met with representatives of Optimum Seismic, Inc. and other members of the Los Angeles County Business Federation (BizFed).

The meeting enabled Attorney General Becerra to update the business leaders on a range of issues impacting California’s economy and wellbeing, including infrastructure, housing and homelessness.  The session […]

8 November, 2019

Iran’s earthquake injured 300 people

By |2019-11-08T18:31:23+00:00November 8th, 2019|Related News|

On Friday Iran was hit with a 5.9 magnitude earthquake that has killed 5 people and injured 330 people. Press TV said emergency and evaluation teams are operating and Red Crescent teams have been dispatched to the area.

For more info, please read the original article by CNN:
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8 November, 2019

Ventura hit with a 3.5 earthquake for a second day in a row

By |2019-11-08T18:24:35+00:00November 8th, 2019|Related News|

: For a second day in a row resident of Ventura were awaken by a 3.5 earthquake around 4:10 a.m. It was then followed by 2.9 and 3.6 earthquake that struck at the same time at 5:29 a.m.

For more info, please read the original article by CBS:
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7 November, 2019

3.4 earthquake hits Ventura

By |2019-11-07T17:55:36+00:00November 7th, 2019|Related News|

At 5:05 a.m. in Ventura residents were woken up by the 3.4 earthquake that hit. The earthquake occurred two miles from Oxnard and 12 miles from Santa Paula.

For more info, please read the original article by LA Times:
https://www.latimes.com/california/story/2019-11-07/earthquake-3-4-quake-hits-in-ventura

5 November, 2019

SoCal Leaders Join Forces to Promote Seismic Resiliency

By |2019-11-06T03:05:45+00:00November 5th, 2019|Seismic Waves|

November 2019 Newsletter.

I was recently joined by key leaders in the L.A. region at a press conference, where we announced a collaborative effort to promote seismic resilience in our communities. Fellow speakers included officials with the Los […]

5 November, 2019

Why You Should Fix Earthquake Vulnerable Commercial Buildings

By |2019-11-06T03:33:39+00:00November 5th, 2019|Buildings Vulnerabilities, Commercial Buildings, Vulnerable Commercial Buildings|

You don’t have to live in Southern California to know the potential for natural disaster. But for those who do live here, it’s a matter of when, not if, you’ll experience the reality of life near a fault line. Seismic activity is particularly concerning for residential building owners. […]

1 November, 2019

Optimum Seismic, Inc. Discusses Earthquake-resistant Buildings with California Building Officials in Ontario

By |2019-11-01T21:36:05+00:00November 1st, 2019|Press Release|

Earthquake-resistant building design and construction information was provided by Optimum Seismic, Inc. at the California Building Officials’ Education Week training program in Ontario, October 14th through 17th.

“Optimum Seismic was very pleased to once again have the opportunity to support the important training being offered at the California Building Officials’ Education […]

1 November, 2019

Structural Engineers Association Discusses Earthquake Guidelines At Tri-County Meeting in Santa Barbara

By |2019-11-01T21:26:05+00:00November 1st, 2019|Press Release|

Optimum Seismic Provides Memberships for New Members Guidelines for building more earthquake-resilient structures were discussed at the Tri-County meeting of the Structural Engineers Association of Southern California (SEAOSC) held recently in Santa Barbara.

The structural engineers group heard a presentation by Jeremy Callister, S.E., associate principal at Degenkolb Engineers, on the […]

1 November, 2019

3.5 earthquake was reported at 2:33 a.m. Friday near Ridgecrest

By |2019-11-01T17:03:09+00:00November 1st, 2019|Related News|

A 3.5 earthquake was reported at 2:33 a.m. Friday 63 miles from Ridgecrest, California according to the U.S.G.S. The earthquake happened 64 miles from Porterville. In the last 10 days, there have been two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater.

For more info, please read the original article by […]