Tag Archives: demolitions

House demolitions

Demolition of Susanne’s house at 44 Cowlishaw Street started on Wednesday, and was pretty much completed by Friday. The demolition was dusty, as someone forgot the hose, however the debris removal process was suitably controlled. Click on a photograph to … Continue reading

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Demolition of QE II to begin soon

The Christchurch City Council released this media statement today (here): Demolition of most of the QEII Park Recreation and Sport is to begin soon and will take about 18 weeks. The contractor will be on site this week, fencing will … Continue reading

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Demolition videos – CBD Red Zone

Demolition News is the best demolition website on the internet. If it is demolition related, this is the place to look. Part of the coverage provided by the site is videos of demolitions – successful or otherwise. Often there are videos of … Continue reading

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Christ Church Cathedral damage – CERA video

CERA have produced a video explaining the extent of the damage caused to the Cathedral by the earthquakes on the 23rd of December last year. The 4m 58sec video is a tour of the outside of the Cathedral with explanations of … Continue reading

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Christ Church Cathedral – demolition update

Anglican Bishop Victoria Matthews has released a media statement on what is intended to be done to the Cathedral. It will be deconstructed to a level of 2 to 3 metres, using great care and avoiding heavy equipment. The Bishop’s … Continue reading

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