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Geotechnical Guidelines - Rockfall: Design considerations for passive protection structures

Valid from
01/11/2016

Information provider
Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment
Information type
Section 175 guidance
Format
PDF

Description

This document provides technical guidance for the design of passive rockfall protection structures (RPS) that act to reduce the effects of falling rock on people and/or infrastructure. The document sets out a general methodology for undertaking design of passive RPS within the context of the New Zealand Building Code. It also serves as a guide to inform others about the design process and the nature of the work involved in designing passive rockfall protection structures.

Scope

This document provides guidance on:

  • rockfall risk mitigation
  • technical design considerations
  • compliance with building code.
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Geotechnical Guidelines - Rockfall: Design considerations for passive protection structures

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Geotechnical Guidelines - Rockfall: Design considerations for passive protection structures

Description

This document provides technical guidance for the design of passive rockfall protection structures (RPS) that act to reduce the effects of falling rock on people and/or infrastructure. The document sets out a general methodology for undertaking design of passive RPS within the context of the New Zealand Building Code. It also serves as a guide to inform others about the design process and the nature of the work involved in designing passive rockfall protection structures.

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Geotechnical Guidelines - Rockfall: Design considerations for passive protection structures
Description

This document provides technical guidance for the design of passive rockfall protection structures (RPS) that act to reduce the effects of falling rock on people and/or infrastructure. The document sets out a general methodology for undertaking design of passive RPS within the context of the New Zealand Building Code. It also serves as a guide to inform others about the design process and the nature of the work involved in designing passive rockfall protection structures.

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Geotechnical Guidelines - Rockfall: Design considerations for passive protection structures

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