Of the 20 million Turkish condo buildings, 7.5 million are seismically unsafe and in want of renovation. This assertion, time to coincide with World Housing Day, was made by Nimetullah Kaya. Chairman of the board of administrators of the development and funding firm Şua İnşaat (Istanbul). He careworn that the city transformation of buildings within the seismic threat zone should be booste throughout the nation. In line with the skilled, greater than 21 thousand seismic shocks have been record in Turkey for the reason that starting of 2020.
In Turkey, the place 92 % of territory is positione within the zone of average and powerful seismic threat. The social “Plan for the strengthening of cities” is being applie. Earthquake resilience work continues in all components of Istanbul in addition to in different Turkish cities and provinces. As a part of this system, brigades of municipal staff are changing outdated facades made from low-quality steel and constructing mixtures based mostly on sea sand for the most recent bolstered concrete buildings.