QuakeCoRE-GEER-EERI Earthquake Reconnaissance Report is now available!

  A collaboration between QuakeCoRE, GEER, and EERI has produced a new Learning From Earthquakes (LFE) reconnaissance report that summarizes impacts from the M7.8 Kaikoura, New Zealand Earthquake on November 14, 2016. Download the QuakeCoRE-GEER-EERI Earthquake Reconnaissance Report (3 MB PDF) The...

Follow-Up to Preliminary Reconnaissance of the Northern South Island

November 20, 2016 by  
Filed under Buildings, Geology/Geotechnical, Landslides

A follow-up report on impacts to distributed infrastructure on the Northern South Island can be found here:   Preliminary Updated Part 2 (16-17 November supplement to reporting on 15 November) http://www.eqclearinghouse.org/2016-11-13-kaikoura/files/2016/11/Prelim-observations-_-overall-PART-2.pdf  

Map of Wellington CBD Buildings at Risk

November 18, 2016 by  
Filed under Buildings

A map of Wellington CBD Buildings at risk can be found here (from stuff.co.nz): https://www.google.com/maps/d/u/0/viewer?mid=1M9z5A6uIsIOELrZErv2tuVvjOe0&shorturl=1&ll=-41.2821249450906%2C174.7788751285584&z=14 Related article from stuff.co.nz can be found here: http://www.stuff.co.nz/national/86598854/wellingtons-new-taller-buildings-bore-the-brunt-of-the-huge-78-quake