August 24, 2011 – Washington, DC:
DCIBTS can assist the District of Columbia with damage assessments, including elevators, in the wake of the 5.8 magnitude earthquake that hit the area on August 23. For damage assessments in the District of Columbia, contact our DCIBTS project manager, Lucinda VerBeek, PE at 703-955-2685.
About IBTS. The Institute for Building Technology and Safety is a non-profit organization that creates value for citizens by helping the private sector and government work together to deliver cost-effective services that improve the quality of life in communities. Its work is guided by a Board of Directors made up of state and local officials appointed by the Council of State Governments, International City/County Management Association, National Association of Counties, National Governors Association Center for Best Practices, and National League of Cities.
For more information, visit www.ibts.org.