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Interim process for rebuilding in white zone areas - Hon Gerry Brownlee

Interim process for rebuilding in white zone areas - Hon Gerry Brownlee

Wednesday, 14 September 2011 10:40 a.m. by GovtEQC Popular

 

Geotechnical work continues in orange zones

Geotechnical work continues in orange zones

Tuesday, 13 September 2011 3:39 p.m. by GovtCera Popular

 

Comments on draft Central City Plan close this Friday

Comments on draft Central City Plan close this Friday

Tuesday, 13 September 2011 10:17 a.m. by Swiggs Popular

 

Homeowners receive first red zone settlement

Homeowners receive first red zone settlement

Tuesday, 13 September 2011 9:05 a.m. by GovtCera Popular

 

Interim process for rebuilding in white zone areas

Interim process for rebuilding in white zone areas

Monday, 12 September 2011 6:06 p.m. by GovtBeehive Popular

Gerry Brownlee | Earthquake Recovery

Update from Roger Sutton, Chief Executive: 12 September 2011

Update from Roger Sutton, Chief Executive: 12 September 2011

Monday, 12 September 2011 5:37 p.m. by GovtCera Popular

Shirley Boys’ High School returns to original site

Shirley Boys’ High School returns to original site

Monday, 12 September 2011 1:25 p.m. by GovtBeehive Popular

Anne Tolley | Earthquake Recovery

Shirley Boys’ High School returns to original site

Shirley Boys’ High School returns to original site

Monday, 12 September 2011 1:25 p.m. by GovtBeehive

Anne Tolley | Earthquake Recovery

Draft Recovery Strategy for greater Christchurch

Draft Recovery Strategy for greater Christchurch

Saturday, 10 September 2011 9:24 a.m. by GovtCera Popular

Mobile unit

Mobile unit

Friday, 9 September 2011 5:16 p.m. by GovtEQC Popular

EQC’s mobile unit will be operating a clinic at the Earthquake Assistance Centre at the Avondale Golf Course. 

Stronger Christchurch Infrastructure Rebuild news 7

Stronger Christchurch Infrastructure Rebuild news 7

Friday, 9 September 2011 3:28 p.m. by SCIRT Popular

A community-focussed solution

Lianne Dalziel MP: Earthquake Information Update No:21

Lianne Dalziel MP: Earthquake Information Update No:21

Friday, 9 September 2011 9:58 a.m. by LianneDalziel Popular

 

Brendons earthquake update:  8 September 2011

Brendon's earthquake update: 8 September 2011

Thursday, 8 September 2011 4:24 p.m. by BrendonBurns Popular

Media Release - Quakes Royal Commission Releases Unreinforced Masonry Report

Media Release - Quakes Royal Commission Releases Unreinforced Masonry Report

Thursday, 8 September 2011 11:39 a.m. by RoyalCommission Popular

A technical report prepared for the Canterbury Earthquakes Royal Commission in Christchurch about the performance of unreinforced masonry buildings contains recommendations of significance to the whole country.

Hearings Schedule

Hearings Schedule

Thursday, 8 September 2011 11:38 a.m. by RoyalCommission Popular

Hearing Beginning 7 November 2011

Hearing Beginning 7 November 2011

Thursday, 8 September 2011 11:37 a.m. by RoyalCommission Popular

The Commission will conduct a public hearing in the weeks of 7 and 14 November 2011 in which it will consider evidence and submissions on:

The legal requirements for buildings that are “earthquake prone” under section 122 of the Building Act  2004, including:

The requirements for existing buildings that are not “earthquake prone” but do not meet current legal and best practice requirements for the design, constructi ...

EQC staff numbers and rates

EQC staff numbers and rates

Thursday, 8 September 2011 11:05 a.m. by GovtEQC Popular

 

Extra post-quake support for Canty DHB

Extra post-quake support for Canty DHB

Wednesday, 7 September 2011 5:48 p.m. by GovtBeehive Popular

Tony Ryall | Earthquake Recovery

Update from Roger Sutton, Chief Executive: 7 September 2011

Update from Roger Sutton, Chief Executive: 7 September 2011

Wednesday, 7 September 2011 8:19 a.m. by GovtCera Popular

 

All-weather ASB Football Park set for October opening

All-weather ASB Football Park set for October opening

Tuesday, 6 September 2011 1:44 p.m. by Swiggs Popular

 

Ministers praise Christchurch court staff

Ministers praise Christchurch court staff

Monday, 5 September 2011 4:21 p.m. by GovtBeehive Popular

Simon Power | Earthquake Recovery

Canterbury’s latest economic data promising

Canterbury’s latest economic data promising

Monday, 5 September 2011 4:07 p.m. by GovtBeehive Popular

Gerry Brownlee | Earthquake Recovery

Draft Recovery Strategy released for review

Draft Recovery Strategy released for review

Monday, 5 September 2011 4:06 p.m. by GovtBeehive Popular

Gerry Brownlee | Earthquake Recovery

Most of Port Hills land now zoned green

Most of Port Hills land now zoned green

Monday, 5 September 2011 4:05 p.m. by GovtBeehive Popular

Gerry Brownlee | Earthquake Recovery

New and extended Trades Academies for Canterbury

New and extended Trades Academies for Canterbury

Monday, 5 September 2011 4:02 p.m. by GovtBeehive Popular

Anne Tolley | Earthquake Recovery

Most of Port Hills land now zoned green

Most of Port Hills land now zoned green

Monday, 5 September 2011 2:40 p.m. by GovtCera Popular

 

Draft Recovery Strategy released for review

Draft Recovery Strategy released for review

Monday, 5 September 2011 2:33 p.m. by GovtCera Popular

 

Canterbury’s latest economic data promising

Canterbury’s latest economic data promising

Monday, 5 September 2011 2:13 p.m. by GovtCera Popular

 

Community Fanzones travelling east

Community Fanzones travelling east

Monday, 5 September 2011 10:35 a.m. by Swiggs Popular

 

Quake anniversary a time for thanks

Quake anniversary a time for thanks

Sunday, 4 September 2011 8:47 a.m. by GovtBeehive Popular

Gerry Brownlee | Earthquake Recovery

Brendons earthquake update:  2 September 2011

Brendon's earthquake update: 2 September 2011

Friday, 2 September 2011 6:26 p.m. by BrendonBurns Popular

Media briefing - Friday 2 September 2011

Media briefing - Friday 2 September 2011

Friday, 2 September 2011 3:30 p.m. by GovtCera Popular

Technical Report - Structural Design For Earthquake Resistance: Past, Present and Future

Technical Report - Structural Design For Earthquake Resistance: Past, Present and Future

Thursday, 1 September 2011 11:36 a.m. by RoyalCommission Popular

The Commission has received a report written by Associate Professor Rajesh Dhakal of the University of Canterbury. The report, which was offered to the Commission, provides an indepth discussion of the way in which the current approach to seismic design has developed, and how this may change in the future.

Technical Report - Stairs and Access Ramps Between Floors in Multi-storey Buildings

Technical Report - Stairs and Access Ramps Between Floors in Multi-storey Buildings

Thursday, 1 September 2011 11:06 a.m. by RoyalCommission Popular

This report, which was written by Des Bull of Holmes Consulting Group, indicates that in the light of the damage sustained to stairs and access ramps in the Christchurch earthquakes a review is need of the way in which these items are designed.  It is clear that inadequate allowance has been made in the past for the relative movement that occurs between floors in a major earthquake.  This report should be of interest to practicing structural engineers.

Technical Report - Preliminary Observations from Christchurch Earthquakes

Technical Report - Preliminary Observations from Christchurch Earthquakes

Thursday, 1 September 2011 10:52 a.m. by RoyalCommission Popular

John Hare, in consultation with other structural engineers, has put together a list of observations made on the performance of buildings in the Christchurch earthquakes.  The list includes suggestions for factors which should be considered for amendment in design codes/standards, together with a number of aspects which require research and structural testing to be carried out to enable engineers to understand why the behaviour of structural elements in the buildings differed from that obser ...

Terms of reference

Terms of reference

Thursday, 1 September 2011 10:15 a.m. by RoyalCommission Popular

These Terms of Reference may be downloaded below in either a Microsoft Word (DOC) or Adobe Acrobat (PDF) version or view HTML version of text below:

Video: Dr Jan Kupec (CERA chief geotechnical engineer) explains options for rebuilding

Video: Dr Jan Kupec (CERA chief geotechnical engineer) explains options for rebuilding

Thursday, 1 September 2011 9:41 a.m. by GovtCera Popular

The Canterbury Earthquake Authority (CERA) has launched a series of videos aimed at helping people understand what earthquakes have done to the land around Christchurch.

Media Statement - Quakes Royal Commission Releases Soils Report

Media Statement - Quakes Royal Commission Releases Soils Report

Thursday, 1 September 2011 9:40 a.m. by RoyalCommission Popular

1 September 2011

DBH Technical Investigation

DBH Technical Investigation

Thursday, 1 September 2011 9:39 a.m. by RoyalCommission Popular

On 16 March 2011 the Minister for Building and Construction the Hon. Maurice Williamson announced the Department of Building and Housing would undertake a technical investigation into the performance of key buildings in Christchurch.

Technical Reports - Foundations on Deep Alluvial Soils

Technical Reports - Foundations on Deep Alluvial Soils

Thursday, 1 September 2011 9:28 a.m. by RoyalCommission Popular

This report prepared by Associate Professor Misko Cubrinovski of the University of Canterbury and Ian McCahon of Geotech Consulting Ltd discusses the nature of the soils in the Christchurch CBD, and their susceptibility to liquefaction. 

Video: Dr Jan Kupec (CERA chief geotechnical engineer) explains sink holes

Video: Dr Jan Kupec (CERA chief geotechnical engineer) explains sink holes

Thursday, 1 September 2011 9:24 a.m. by GovtCera Popular

The Canterbury Earthquake Authority (CERA) has launched a series of videos aimed at helping people understand what earthquakes have done to the land around Christchurch.

Christchurch Labour MPs Earthquake bulletin edition 103

Christchurch Labour MPs Earthquake bulletin edition 103

Wednesday, 31 August 2011 10:05 a.m. by Swiggs Popular

 

EQC reassures claimants over revised liability

EQC reassures claimants over revised liability

Tuesday, 30 August 2011 11:18 a.m. by GovtEQC Popular

 

New Zealanders can have confidence in EQC - Minister Gerry Brownlee

New Zealanders can have confidence in EQC - Minister Gerry Brownlee

Tuesday, 30 August 2011 11:16 a.m. by GovtEQC Popular

 

New Zealanders can have confidence in EQC

New Zealanders can have confidence in EQC

Tuesday, 30 August 2011 10:08 a.m. by GovtBeehive Popular

Gerry Brownlee | Earthquake Recovery

EQCs earthquake liability revised upwards

EQC's earthquake liability revised upwards

Tuesday, 30 August 2011 9:57 a.m. by GovtBeehive

Bill English | Earthquake Recovery

Hearings

Hearings

Monday, 29 August 2011 6:44 p.m. by RoyalCommission Popular

The Commission will hold public hearings on that arise under our .

Update from Roger Sutton, Chief Executive: 29 August 2011

Update from Roger Sutton, Chief Executive: 29 August 2011

Monday, 29 August 2011 5:24 p.m. by GovtCera Popular

About Counsel Assisting

About Counsel Assisting

Monday, 29 August 2011 1:53 p.m. by RoyalCommission Popular

His principal areas of practice are:

Delegation to address insurance issues

Delegation to address insurance issues

Sunday, 28 August 2011 2:00 p.m. by GovtBeehive Popular

Gerry Brownlee | Earthquake Recovery

EQC will pay claims

EQC will pay claims

Sunday, 28 August 2011 12:42 p.m. by GovtEQC Popular

This morning the Minister of Finance announced that EQC’s liability from the Canterbury earthquakes has increased by $4 billion to about $7 billion.

Stronger Christchurch Infrastructure Rebuild news 5

Stronger Christchurch Infrastructure Rebuild news 5

Friday, 26 August 2011 6:38 p.m. by SCIRT Popular

 

CBD red zone cordon reduction

CBD red zone cordon reduction

Friday, 26 August 2011 3:51 p.m. by GovtCera Popular

 

Submissions

Submissions

Friday, 26 August 2011 7:58 a.m. by RoyalCommission Popular

Please email submissions to or post to PO Box 14053, Christchurch Mail Centre 8544.

Media releases and media contacts

Media releases and media contacts

Thursday, 25 August 2011 4:49 p.m. by RoyalCommission Popular

 

Media Release - Quakes Royal Commission Hearings Start 17 October

Media Release - Quakes Royal Commission Hearings Start 17 October

Thursday, 25 August 2011 4:46 p.m. by RoyalCommission Popular

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