Recent Submissions

  • Medium density housing : Motivations, attitudes, and preferences 

    Nahkies, Peter B.; Dean, David L. (PRRES, 2017-03)
    The purpose of this research was to determine the motivations, attitudes and housing preferences of urban medium density residents in the city of Christchurch, New Zealand. Like the other major cities in New Zealand there ...
  • Principles for sustainable riverfront development for Malaysia 

    Md Yassin, Azlina B.; Bond, Sandra; McDonagh, John (Penerbit UTHM, 2012-04)
    River and water are important resources for human life, environment and national development. In Malaysia, the importance of rivers as the focal point of the city was established from early times of civilisation and remains ...
  • The Canterbury Royal Commission : Impacts on the property market 

    Nahkies, Peter B. (PRRES, 2013-01-13)
    The earthquake swarm that has struck Canterbury, New Zealand from September 2010 has led to widespread destruction and loss of life in the city of Christchurch. In response to this the New Zealand government convened a ...
  • Mandatory seismic retrofitting : A case study of the land use impacts on a small provincial town 

    Nahkies, Peter B. (PRRES, 2014-01-19)
    As a result of the Christchurch Earthquake that occurred on 22nd February 2011 and the resultant loss of life and widespread damage, a Royal Commission of Enquiry was convened in April 2011. The Royal Commission recommended ...
  • Seismic retrofitting : Testing feasibility 

    Nahkies, Peter B. (PRRES, 2015-01-18)
    As a result of the findings and recommendations of the Royal Commission of Inquiry into the Canterbury Earthquake Swarm of 2010-2011 the New Zealand Government has introduced new legislation that will require the mandatory ...

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