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11 Feb 2019
Media releases

Better regional assistance for earthquake-prone heritage buildings

Associate Minister for Arts, Culture and Heritage Grant Robertson has announced changes to the Heritage EQUIP national earthquake upgrade incentive programme.
16 Oct 2018
Media releases

Heritage buildings get strengthening boost

Buildings in Wellington, Nelson and Auckland will receive funding through Heritage EQUIP to help with earthquake strengthening.
20 Sep 2018
News

Engineer gains $1 million to create eco-rubber, seismic resilient foundation systems

A University of Canterbury research project aiming to create eco-rubber seismic-isolation foundation systems will receive funding of $1 million from the Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment.