Monthly Archives: February 2020

27 February, 2020

How to Prepare a Building for an Earthquake

By |2020-02-27T17:22:42+00:00February 27th, 2020|earthquake preparedness|

Preparing your commercial buildings for the next earthquake isn’t just a theoretical exercise in California. We know earthquakes can hobble businesses, damage the economy and injure or kill people in our buildings. Even “newer” buildings constructed as late as the 1990s have elements known to fail during major earthquakes. This […]

26 February, 2020

Optimum Seismic’s Ali Sahabi to Receive Philanthropic Service Award from The Greater Huntington Park Area Chamber of Commerce

By |2020-02-26T02:19:03+00:00February 26th, 2020|Press Release|

Optimum Seismic, Inc.’s Chief Operating Officer Ali Sahabi, a leading expert in earthquake resilience and sustainability, will receive the Philanthropic Service Award from the Greater Huntington Park Chamber of Commerce during its 114th anniversary installation dinner and awards banquet on Thursday, Feb. 27 in Steven’s Steak & […]

19 February, 2020

Oregon coast registers 4.5 magnitude earthquake

By |2020-03-06T16:13:10+00:00February 19th, 2020|Related News|

The coast of Oregon was hit with a 4.5 magnitude earthquake today.

For more info, please read the original article by KPTV:

19 February, 2020

Is Your Business Resilient? Here’s Four Things You Need to Consider

By |2020-02-24T22:27:18+00:00February 19th, 2020|Earthquake Resilience, Seismic Resilience|

If you’ve ever driven down the 405 freeway in L.A.’s San Fernando Valley, you have passed by the sprawling 95-acre Anheuser-Busch brewery where, since 1954, some of the world’s most famous beer brands such as Budweiser, Bud Light and Michelob, and more recent labels like Bud Ice, Kirin Ichiban and […]

18 February, 2020

6 Tips For Disaster Management & Resilience Planning For Your Business

By |2020-02-19T00:19:37+00:00February 18th, 2020|Earthquake Resilience|

Could your business withstand a major earthquake today? Is your inventory secure? How earthquake resilient are your buildings? Do your employees know what to do if the ground starts shaking? Do you have an emergency plan in place that everyone is prepared to implement on a moment’s notice? If you […]

17 February, 2020

Commercial and Multi-Family Income Property Owners to Attend Free Workshop On Earthquake Retrofitting

By |2020-02-17T21:08:29+00:00February 17th, 2020|Press Release|

Optimum Seismic to Inform Commercial Property and Apartment Owners How to Prevent Financial Losses, Liability, Deaths and Injuries from Major Earthquakes

Members of four leading organizations involved in Orange County’s commercial property and multi-family rental housing industries will come together on Wednesday, Feb. 19 to learn how to protect […]

17 February, 2020

California Tower at the San Diego Museum Reopens

By |2020-03-06T16:10:13+00:00February 17th, 2020|Related News|

The California Tower at the San Diego Museum finally reopens after going through a seismic retrofit. The iconic Balboa Park-based attraction appearance did not change on the outside.

For more info, please read the original article by NBC:

17 February, 2020

How to Make Buildings More Resilient for the Future

By |2020-02-17T22:28:11+00:00February 17th, 2020|Earthquake Resilience|

Big earthquakes in Southern California can put any building to the test, sometimes with tragic results. Loma Prieta and Northridge loom in our memories. Keep in mind that every day is one day, closer to the next big earthquake that will put your building to the test. That’s why there […]