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REDR INDIA SHELTER

Project type

INTERNATIONAL HUMANITARIAN AND DISASTER RELIEF TRAINING - TRAINER

Location

PONTICHERRY INDIA

Client

REGISTER FOR ENGINEERS IN DISASTER RELIEF INDIA

As part of the "Settlement planning and Shelter in Emergencies" training course hosted by Redr India, Seki Hirano contributed his expertise on safe construction technologies. This was the first time an earth quake resistant module was included in the course. The participants were asked to build-up a model which is earthquake resistant. The models were tested to destruction and theories of how to strengthen buildings experienced first hand.