ARTICLES

Assessing the Wellington quake shake

  • August 14, 2013
  • Newsletters
  • 0 Comments
Kestrel’s Dave Brunsdon helped co-ordinate the rapid impact assessment of buildings in the Wellington CBD following the 20 July 6.5 Cook Strait earthquake. For...

Exercise Kea – it’s a hostage situation!

  • August 14, 2013
  • Newsletters
  • 0 Comments
A hostage scenario played out across three Auckland campuses is the stuff of nightmares but provided a great opportunity for AUT University to put...

School classrooms – tougher than you think!

  • August 14, 2013
  • Dave Brunsdon
  • 0 Comments
The after-effects of the Canterbury earthquakes are still being felt around the country in a range of different ways. For the Ministry of Education,...

Resilience in the true sense of the word

  • August 14, 2013
  • David Middleton
  • 0 Comments
For an example of resilience, it would be hard to surpass a 900-year old building complex that still performs a useful function today. While...