San Fran Success Story

NZ company Holmes Culley has won the Structural Engineers Association of Northern California (SEAONC) Award for Best Retrofit Project Using Conventional Technology for its strengthening work on San Francisco Piers 1½, 3 and 5. Zander Sirvyer headed the project from Holmes Culley’s San Francisco office while Holmes Technical Director Trevor Kelly performed the necessary research and analysis from NZ. Earthquake Engineering: “Any operations within SF Bay are subject to intense scrutiny, peer review and regulation so this project represents a major achievement for Holmes Culley.”


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Magical Moments in Time at Mangonui

Magical Moments in Time at Mangonui

Australian journalist Jane Nicholls and her New Zealand-born husband visited Mangonui/Doubtless Bay to “capture the simple magic of childhood holidays” for her own family. Nicholls recalls the time there in a travel feature for…