This document describes ENGAGE as a summary of the needs for preparedness for disaster and a fresh approach to infrastructure rebuild following an event, enabling quicker and more effective community recovery. ENGAGE is based on the career and SCIRT and NCTIR experiences of the writers and on local and international observation and research.
The Quake Centre Annual Partner Workshop was help at Beca, Pitt St, Auckland on Tuesday 15 Nov 17. The poster relating to each presentation can be downloaded here.
Pipe Renewals (working title)
The Pipe Renewals Programme is a collaboration between the Quake Centre, Water NZ and IPWEA to develop an integrated suite of guidance material. This guidance aims to foster national alignment of best practice investment decision making across the whole of New Zealand. It is expected that this project will take about 10 years to finish. The document below sets out the road-map for this programme.
Learning from the Christchurch Earthquake sequence and other disasters has highlighted the need for New Zealand’s 3 Waters Services to be seismically resilient. In the context of these guidelines the key aspects of a resilient system are: