The Historic Former Fire Station Building, 3 Paru Paru Road, Nelson

Completed was a detailed seismic assessment for the building located at 3 Paru Paru Road, Nelson. The former Nelson fire station building was originally built in 1934, from nominally reinforced concrete shear walls. The detailed seismic assessment was carried out in accordance with the method set out in the widely accepted international guidelines and accepted industry standards. Methods used included a Linear Static Analysis as well as a Response Spectra Analysis using a Finite Element model of the structure.


Building street view


Posted on

March 10, 2021