building implosion

building implosion

Radio Network House - Building Implosion - Sun 5th August 2012

4y ago



At 8am on Sunday the 5th of August Radio Network House ["the Newstalk ZB Building"] was razed to the ground in a controlled implosion. By placing a total of 60 kilograms of small explosive charges in holes drilled in the support columns of the building, the 14-storey building  is now a pile of rubble between Manchester St and Latimer Square. film produced by Belmont Productions for the Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority