John Kerr posted in building code • buildings • CHCH • earthquake engineering • earthquakes • engineering • insurance on July 1st, 2011.
Following the release of a new information paper on earthquake engineering, the media have examined new challenges in building safe structures. The paper, released this week by the Royal Society of New Zealand, was titled “The Canterbury earthquakes: Answers to critical questions about buildings”. The document represented input from several expert groups -the Royal Society […]
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