Case studies

University of Canterbury Structural Engineering Laboratory

Timing could not be better given recent and ongoing seismic activities in the Canterbury region, as the University of Canterbury introduces a state of the art teaching and research facility for the Civil and Natural Resources Department of the College of Engineering.

Lancaster Park, Waltham, Christchurch

Comprehensive nonlinear dynamic analyses and material testing was requested by CCC and their insurer to assess the behaviour of both the Deans and Paul Kelly stands at Lancaster Park (AMI Stadium) during the 2010 and 2011 Christchurch Earthquakes.

Little River WTP

Christchurch City Council’s upgrade of the existing Little River Water Treatment Plant to comply with the New Zealand Drinking Water Standards included construction of a new 250 cubic metre concrete reservoir.

Riselaw Bridge

A new two-span, two-lane bridge constructed over State Highway One at Lookout Point Dunedin as part of the Caversham Valley Safety Improvement Project is due for completion in late 2015.

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