Karma2go, LLC (K2GO) offers Consulting
Services and Technology Products for use over the Internet on
a pay-per-use basis.
Technology products comprise advanced nonlinear analyses tools called
the KARMA-suite of programs, and the risk
assessment software called the CATmandu-suite
KARMA-suite of programs can be used for linear, nonlinear, failure
static and dynamic analyses of structures and components subjected
to earthquake motions, wind and hurricanes, waves and currents,
or on-site hazards can be performed. Projects analyzed utilizing
this Technology can be evaluations of new designs, retrofit solutions
for existing structures as well as feasibility studies of novel
concepts. The structure material types can be steel, wood, reinforced
concrete, pre-stressed concrete, or masonry. Some of the Technology's
previous applications include Seismic Retrofit of the Golden Gate
Bridge, Seismic Evaluations of the new proposed San Francisco Giants
Stadium (Pacific Bell Park), and Pier 39.
Thc CATmandu-suite of programs can be used for detailed risk and
loss assessments of properties subjected to catastrophic natural
hazards or any user defined hazards. It can provide useful business
information for property owners, risk managers, and financial institutions.
Results from CATmandu analyses could be (a) Ground-up losses; (b)
Gross losses; (c) Reinsurance losses; (d) Probable maximum loss
(PML); (e) Maximum foreseeable losses (MFL); and/or (f) Annualized