damage assessment


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damage assessment

1. The determination of the effect of attacks on targets.
2. (DOD only) A determination of the effect of a compromise of classified information on national security. See also civil damage assessment; military damage assessment.
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The towns of Sibuco, Baliguian, Sirawai, Liloy and the rest are still conducting damage assessment report.
Georgia Power, the largest electric subsidiary of Southern Company (NYSE: SO), is commencing its first day of full-scale damage assessment as Hurricane Irma clears Georgia.
The reconstruction of houses was carried out under Owner Driven Approach in which the owner was responsible to reconstruct, the sources said and added on basis of Damage Assessment Survey, funds were released.
The government, however, failed to compensate the people for the losses as the damage assessment files are still decaying in the office of deputy commissioner Peshawar.
The rapid damage assessments provided by Heliwest offered much-needed information about areas that were damaged by Cyclone Pam, often where ground access is limited and challenging.
Lee and Bridgen present students, academics, researchers, and professionals working in a variety of contexts with the second edition of their comprehensive survey of the involved factors in natural resource damage assessment from the perspectives of law, science, and economics.
International Conference on Damage Assessment of Structures (10th: 2013: Dublin, Ireland) Ed.
On 8 November, the Copernicus Emergency Management Service was immediately activated and delivered the first damage assessment maps for typhoon Haiyan.
Our engineering teams conduct damage assessment to determine if buildings are safe for reoccupancy or if they are no longer economically feasible structures," said senior engineer Erik Wetzler, who witnessed the damage firsthand.
An official of the United Nations Assessment Mission on condition of anonymity told Daily Times, "The Sindh inter-cluster mission of UN arrived from Islamabad for the damage assessment of these cyclone-hit areas, but after getting the directives, they have returned back without initiating the surveys," said the UN official.
Several myths regarding earthquake damage assessment and repairs developed during the Northridge earthquake response.
This 461-page study showcases pioneering French efforts in the technology and tactics of bombing enemy forces from the air including the development of aerial bombs, bomb-dropping mechanisms, bombsights, intelligence-based targeting packages, formation flying, night flying and navigation, long-range fighter escorts, and aerial photography for bomb damage assessment.