Los Angeles Metro Vulnerability Assessment

Hinman is providing protective design consulting services the evaluation of blast effects on subgrade structures owned and operated by the MTA, which are caused by an explosion generated from a vehicle borne device within the proposed adjacent below grade parking structure.

The parking layout in the garage is such that a vehicle may be positioned against the wall nearest to the caissons.

The parking garage consists of three below grade levels, which are located at their closest point approximately ten feet to the north of caissons supporting the above grade Metro tracks.

The parking layout in the garage is such that a vehicle may be positioned against the wall nearest to the caissons.