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Earthquake proofing
New Zealand in general
Practices
New Zealand is earthquake (1) country Strategy for bracing designs (8) panels into buildings
Different zones A = (2) likely
C
= (3) likely
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panels should not (9) or collapse
Buildings designed to resist earthquake in accordance with (4)
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panels placed in (10) directions
Government standards apply to (5) types of buildings. Panels satisfy load resistance changes according to (11)
Aims
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panels designed not to (12)

Earthquake resistant building =

people can (6) afterwards Connections from panels in walls to (13) foundations, and roofs.
Earthquake resistant building = should not (7) Connections must be sufficiently (14) so occupants not crushed

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