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Basic parts of base isolation system
Base isolation system consists of isolation units with or without isolation components, where:
1. Isolation units are the basic elements of base isolation system which provide the mentioned separation effect to a building structure.
2. Isolation components are the connections between isolation units and other parts of the building having no separation effect of their own.
Famous base-isolated buildings
Pasadena City Hall, California
San Francisco City Hall, California
Salt Lake City and County Building, Utah
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