I am assessing the foundation liquefaction for a waste rockfill. Usually national buliding codes are used for seismic design. However, NBC provisions are for structures to resist without collapse. How the "collapse" criteria be extended to a rockfill with no inhabitants near it to survive in the case of an earthquake.
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