The Taveuni earthquake Fiji on 17 November 1979

  • A. W. Paterson Public Works Department, Suva, Fiji
  • R. L. Williams Ministry of Works & Development, Hamilton, New Zealand

Abstract

Following the 17th November 1979 Taveuni earthquake, the authors were sent by the Fiji Government to inspect earthquake damage. The damage was assessed at $0.75m. This paper is based on their reports and makes recommendations relevant to Pacific Island construction.

Published
1980-06-30
How to Cite
Paterson, A. W., & Williams, R. L. (1980). The Taveuni earthquake Fiji on 17 November 1979. Bulletin of the New Zealand Society for Earthquake Engineering, 13(2), 194-201. https://doi.org/10.5459/bnzsee.13.2.194-201
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