To assist in reassessment, all ground investigation data shall be uploaded to the New Zealand Geotechnical Database at the completion of the site investigation.
Evidence of upload to the New Zealand Geotechnical Database shall be provided to Council. This typically would be via a statement within the appropriate design or completion report.
Council supports this national initiative as an improvement to this industry sector. It benefits future designers, Council, the wider community and other organisations such as Civil Defence and will improve mapping of various hazards (liquefaction, slopes, settlement etc.
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