Tag: earthquakes

  • another quake …

    We all sympathise with the ongoing trauma of Christchurch.

  • Earthquake Engineers: How Ready are We?

    EARTHQUAKE PRONE BUILDINGS: HOW READY ARE WE? New Zealand Society for Earthquake Engineering Technical Conference and AGM MARCH 26 – 28, 2010 | WELLINGTON Conference Website Conference Location: Te Papa Tongarewa Architects: 80 CPD points Presentation topics – Pathways to Earthquake Resilience – Lessons from Earthquakes through Time – Mitigating the Social and Economic Impacts…

  • Debate! Debate! Debate!

    Well OK, there’s only one debate – but it is coming up so sooooon! Put on by the local branch of the Institute of Building, the topic is the somewhat un-nerving topic of: “THAT WELLINGTON CITY COUNCIL POLICY ON EARTHQUAKE PRONE BUILDINGS WILL WORK” Hmmmm. Surely it will, won’t it?