Conditions and value assessment

South Iceland earthquake in 2000

Southern Iceland

  • Jardskjalfti-a-Sudurlandi-2000

Verkís services was project management and damage assessment work.

 Sizes: 6,6 on Richter scale
 Project time:  2000 - 2002

Project overview:
Supervision and planning of damages assessment and general valuation work due to damage caused by earthquakes in the summers of 2000.  Work included survey and definition of construction damage, cost estimation and work plan for repairs.

At 15:45 on June 17, 2000 an earthquake riding over a large area in the southern Iceland, it measured 6,6 on the Richter scale. Four days later, there was another earthquake at. 01:15 and measured 6,6 points.