From Building networks
Poor smoke and fire separation installation and maintenance could be the next leaky building crisis in NZ. It seems we have a long way to go to take up the lessons from the Hunn Report in 2002. This report basically said ‘we have a systemic failure in the building industry from commissioning, design, building, approvals, inspections – the whole system!
In yesterday’s Sunday Star Times there was an article quoting John Church regarding tenants suddenly getting conscious of
Seismic state of the public buildings they occupy.