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CAN EARTHQUAKE PRONE BUILDINGS BE STRENGTHENED?
YES THEY CAN!
The future of ‘old buildings’ in Dunedin is a topical issue.
Come and hear Win Clark, consultant structural engineer and Executive Director for the NZ Society for Earthquake Engineering talk about how stone and masonry buildings can be strengthened.
• Why do masonry buildings fail?
• What are the biggest issues for strengthening ‘old buildings’?
• What modern techniques are available to strengthen brick and stone masonry buildings?
• What are the solutions to meet structural and economic criteria?
Win Clark is the consultant structural engineer for NZ Historic Places Trust.
THURSDAY 19 JULY 2012 5:30 to 7pm
OTAGO MUSEUM – BARCLAY THEATRE
419 Great King Street, Dunedin
Light refreshments to follow the conclusion of the talk.
Posted by Elizabeth Kerr