Port Hills, Christchurch: Demolishing the Rockfall Threatened Houses

standard Port Hills, Christchurch: Demolishing the Rockfall Threatened Houses

The Port Hills rockfall problem The Port Hills area on the edge of Christchurch was very seriously affected by the Christchurch earthquake sequence.  The Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority will today start the process of demolishing the rockfall affected houses in [...]

Landslides and large dams – presentation given by Prof Dave Petley at the 2013 Vajont conference

standard Landslides and large dams – presentation given by Prof Dave Petley at the 2013 Vajont conference

A little over a month ago I gave a talk at the Vajont 2013 conference on the topic of landslides and large dams.  At the time I committed to making the Powerpoint file available online, so here it is: http://www.slideshare.net/Dr_Dave/landslides-and-large-dams The file [...]