The bulk of the BNZ building in Wellington will be re-cycled and re-used | Stuff.co.nz

Imploding the building was an option but considered too risky to public safety.

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Imploding the building was an option but considered too risky to public safety.

“You can’t put a dollar value on health and safety.” Deconstruction was a more conservative option but the company did not want to end up in court if demolition caused problems.

Source: The bulk of the BNZ building in Wellington will be re-cycled and re-used | Stuff.co.nz