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Latest News

  • Napa LFE Seminar recording now available online The South Napa Earthquake Learning from Earthquake (LFE) mission seminar recording is now available online. Seminars by Bruce Galloway and Jason Ingham were held in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch . NZSEE thanks EQC and MBIE for their generous fina...
  • Update of AISPBE 2006 Section 3 now available as Corrigenda 3 The Initial Evaluation Procedure (IEP), as set out in Section 3 of the AISPBE Guidelines, has been extensively revised to include additional explanatory material to assist assessors to complete an Initial Seismic Assessment (ISA).  The changes to this ...
  • RESIST available on NZSEE website RESIST is software for preliminary structural designs of buildings for wind and earthquake loads. For use by architecture students, engineering students, architects and structural engineers, it’s unique for its user-friendliness and the absence of hand ...
  • M6.0 South Napa Earthquake The Society is monitoring and assessing the developments following the magnitude 6.0 earthquake in Napa, CA, U.S.A. Some preliminary information can be found at the links below: USGS Pager: http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/nc722827...
  • Ivan Skinner Dear NZSEE Member, It is with deep sadness that I inform you Dr. Ivan Skinner has passed away suddenly on 9 July in Australia, aged 90. Many of us know Ivan and his achievements very well. Ivan leaves New Zealand and the world a legacy of earthqua...
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News Archive…

  • 2014 Earthquake Strengthening Awards Entries are now open for the 2014 Earthquake Strengthening Awards. Case studies of seismic retrofit projects are sought, with awards to be given in the following categories: Best Engineering Solution Best Adaptive Re-use Best project under $1m Heri...
  • Nominations sought for NZSEE Management Committee 2014 - 15 Nominations are now being sought for members of the Management Committee for 2014-15. Attached here is a nomination form for the election of the 2014 - 15 Management Committee. Society members annually elect nine of their members to the Management Comm...
  • NZSEE Annual Awards Applications are invited for the 2014 NZSEE Awards. These include: 1. 2014 EQC/NZSEE Ivan Skinner Award The award is provided for the Advancement of Earthquake Engineering Research in New Zealand 2. The 2013 Otto Glogau Award This award is ...
  • NZSEE – Initial Seismic Assessment Guidelines Update (Seminar Notice) The New Zealand Society for Earthquake Engineering (NZSEE), supported by the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) and Earthquake Commission (EQC); the Structural Engineering Society (SESOC); the New Zealand Geotechnical Society (NZGS), h...
  • Report on the activities of the Engineering Reference Group (ERG) NZSEE is a member organisation of the Engineering Reference Group (ERG), a group which was was formed by the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) earlier this year. The following is a report from the ERG on the formation of the group,...
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