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    • Lifelines in Earthquakes: Wellington Case Study Report 

      Centre for Advanced Engineering (Centre for Advanced Engineering, University of Canterbury, 1991)
      "Lifelines in Earthquakes: Wellington Case Study was the topic of CAE's first major project, which was carried out in 1990/91. Lifelines are those services vital to the running of day-to-day life and include water, gas, ...
    • Lifelines in Earthquakes: Wellington Case Study Summary 

      Centre for Advanced Engineering (Centre for Advanced Engineering, University of Canterbury, 1991)
      "Lifelines in Earthquakes: Wellington Case Study was the topic of CAE's first major project, which was carried out in 1990/91. Lifelines are those services vital to the running of day-to-day life and include water, gas, ...
    • Our Waste: Our Responsibility Report 

      Centre for Advanced Engineering (Centre for Advanced Engineering, University of Canterbury, 1992)
      Our Waste: Our Responsibility was the topic of CAE's second major project, which was carried out in 1991/92. The aim of the project was to provide a set of guidelines for waste management and to contribute to better ...
    • Our Waste: Our Responsibility Summary 

      Centre for Advanced Engineering (Centre for Advanced Engineering, University of Canterbury, 1992)
      Our Waste: Our Responsibility was the topic of CAE's second major project, which was carried out in 1991/92. The aim of the project was to provide a set of guidelines for waste management and to contribute to better ...
    • Risk Assessment of Industrial and Natural Hazards 

      Gardenier, John; Keey, Roger B (Centre for Advanced Engineering, University of Canterbury, 1992)
      This book is concerned with an introductory study of industrial and natural hazards. Methodologies underlying estimation of the risk of unwanted events differ, as do people's perceptions of such hazards. The purpose of the ...
    • Sustainable Management and the Resource Management Act 

      Centre for Advanced Engineering (Centre for Advanced Engineering, University of Canterbury, 1993)
      Proceedings of a Seminar held 20 February 1992 at the School of Engineering University of Canterbury
    • Quality Assurance Systems for Smaller Manufacturers 

      Shaw, Al (Centre for Advanced Engineering, University of Canterbury, 1993)
      This book aims to provide a reference for smaller manufacturers who require an overview of the purpose of having a Quality system, why ISO 9000 was created, how the ISO 9000 standards relate to each other, and direction ...
    • Reliability of Electricity Supply Report 

      Centre for Advanced Engineering (Centre for Advanced Engineering, University of Canterbury, 1993)
      Reliability of Electricity Supply is the report of CAE's third major project, which was carried out in 1992/93. In New Zealand, electricity has a 48 percent share of the non-transport energy market, making it the single ...
    • Reliability of Electricity Supply Summary 

      Centre for Advanced Engineering (Centre for Advanced Engineering, University of Canterbury, 1993)
      Reliability of Electricity Supply is the report of CAE's third major project, which was carried out in 1992/93. In New Zealand, electricity has a 48 percent share of the non-transport energy market, making it the single ...
    • State-Industry-University Linkages: Encouraging Better Collaboration between Research Institutions and Industry 

      Wray, Gordon R (Centre for Advanced Engineering, University of Canterbury, 1993)
      July 1992 lecture and seminar series given by Professor Gordon Wray (Engineering Design Institute , Loughborough University of Technology) on encouraging better collaboration between research institutions and industry.
    • Progress Report to Donors 

      Blakeley, John (Centre for Advanced Engineering, University of Canterbury, 1994)
      Report on the first five years of operation of CAE
    • Wellington after the Quake: The Challenge of Rebuilding Cities Booklet 

      Earthquake Commission; Centre for Advanced Engineering (Earthquake Commission, 1995)
      The theme of this conference was recovery — the challenge of rebuilding cities after a disaster. Emergency management needs to look beyond the emergency response phase. It should examine the restoration of the affected ...
    • The Environmentally Educated Engineer: Focus on Fundamentals 

      Elms, David; Wilkinson, David (Centre for Advanced Engineering, 1995)
      Proceedings of a Workshop on the Fundamentals of Environmental Engineering Education held at the University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand, 22-24 August 1994. The workshop's aim was to develop a fundamental ...
    • Wellington after the Quake: The Challenge of Rebuilding Cities 

      Centre for Advanced Engineering; Earthquake Commission (Centre for Advanced Engineering, University of CanterburyEarthquake Commission, 1995)
      The Wellington after the Quake conference sought to answer the questions faced by everyone in authority when cities commence recovery after a disaster: What happens next? What do I do now? I proposed the conference ...
    • Energy Efficiency: A Guide to Current and Emerging Technologies. Volume 1: Buildings and Transportation 

      Centre for Advanced Engineering (Centre for Advanced Engineering, University of Canterbury, 1996)
      Energy Efficiency: A Guide to Current and Emerging Technologies is the fourth and final major CAE project, carried out between 1993 and 1996. It was published in 1996 in two volumes – Volume 1, Buildings and Transportation, ...
    • Energy Efficiency: A Guide to Current and Emerging Technologies. Volume 2: Primary Production and Industry 

      Centre for Advanced Engineering (Centre for Advanced Engineering, University of Canterbury, 1996)
      Energy Efficiency: A Guide to Current and Emerging Technologies is the fourth and final major CAE project, carried out between 1993 and 1996. It was published in 1996 in two volumes – Volume 1, Buildings and Transportation, ...
    • New and Emerging Renewable Energy Opportunities in New Zealand 

      Sims, Ralph (Centre for Advanced Engineering, University of Canterbury, 1996)
      This book outlines the technology, economic viability and environmental impact of various types of 'non-traditional' renewable energy systems for implementation in New Zealand. It covers solar energy systems; biomass energy ...
    • Risks & Realities: A Multi-disciplinary Approach to the Vulnerability of Lifelines to Natural Hazards 

      Lamb, John (Centre for Advanced Engineering, University of Canterbury, 1997)
      This book is the result of an investigation into the vulnerability of the infrastructure serving metropolitan Christchurch (including Lyttelton). The work was undertaken by the Christchurch Engineering Lifelines Group and ...
    • Owning the Future: Integrated Risk Management in Practice 

      Elms, David (Centre for Advanced Engineering, University of Canterbury, 1998)
      This book is written by invited authors from Australia, Great Britain, the United States and New Zealand. It is based on presentations given at two CAE conferences on Integrated Risk Management held in Wellington (March ...
    • The Edgecumbe Earthquake: A review of the 2 March 1987 Eastern Bay of Plenty earthquake 

      Butcher, George; Andrews, Latham; Cleland, Graham (Centre for Advanced Engineering, University of Canterbury, 1998)
      This book, written by consulting engineers George Butcher and Latham Andrews and economist Graham Cleland, combines a study of the damage caused by the 2 March 1987 Eastern Bay of Plenty earthquake to domestic, commercial ...