Tag: Stuff

“Parapets and facades prioritised in revised earthquake building law” – Media Coverage

"Time to fix quake-prone buildings halved" RNZ News:

Coverage on Checkpoint RNZ National (Podcast)"
http://www.radionz.co.nz/national/programmes/checkpoint/audio/201769054/strengthening-every-unreinforced-masonry-building-in-half-the-time (more…)

The Billens Building Fire Updated:”Trust ‘devastated’ as fire destroys landmark” [Stuff Online]

"Trust 'devastated' as fire destroys landmark" [Stuff Online]
Quote- "Upsetting is when you burn your toast," said trust director Anna Crighton. "This is devastating. Architecturally, it was one of the best buildings in the area..."

The Billens Building- "Two suspicious central city blazes" [The Press Online]
Billens Building blaze covered in "Two suspicious central city blazes" [The Press Online]