The Kinetica team visits the Bahai Temple in Chile.
16 January 2017
Kinetica's Dr. Montgomery, Pant and Guo visit the Baha'i House of Worship of South America in Santiago, Chile. It sits on the a hillside against the Andes Mountains. The temple has been base-isolated using ten Triple Curvature Friction Pendulum isolators. There are nine wing-shaped, translucent shields clad with cast glass on the exterior and marble on the interior surfaces. Kinetica performed consulting on the base isolation design and analysis.