The Loss and Needs assessment module is able assess economic losses due to structural and non-structural elements, functionality of the building and volume of the generated debris, required repair actions and costs.
The Loss and Needs Assessment module processes data from the Structural Module including inter-story drift, peak floor acceleration, temperature data and damage state of the structural building components. It assess the damage state of the non-structural components and calculates loss, needs and functionality data for the instrumented building. Data will be managed by the user through the PCCDN Tool.
Benefits: Damages, actual functionality and rehabilitation costs assessment very soon after the event.
Loss and Needs Assessment after the event, including functionality and calculation of debris, are basic data for the management of the reconstruction activities, and are included into the PCCDN Tool.