Earthquake Hazards and Estimated Losses in the County of Hawaii

Chock, G., and Sgambelluri, M.
Department of Defense, State of Hawaii
February 2005

Performed detailed analysis of expected earthquake losses for Hawaii by developing databases of the building inventory and customized modeling of Hawaii construction and geology for the HAZUS software; explaining the seismicity of the island of Hawaii and exploring several earthquake scenarios for planning purposes. 
 
This publication won the 2007 Overall Award for Excellence in Mitigation from the Western States Seismic Policy Council.