Our Services

Structural and Seismic Strengthening

MaxBuild is an Auckland based Structural and Seismic Strengthening contractor. We work directly for property owners and we subcontract specialist structural and seismic strengthening work from main contractors. We operate as a structural and seismic strengthening contractor throughout New Zealand.

Structural and Seismic Strengthening

MaxBuild’s structural and seismic strengthening skills:

  • Strengthening of unreinforced masonry walls using Fibre Reinforced Cementitious Matrix systems (FRCM) and FRP
  • Installation of steel portal frames
  • Strengthening of reinforced concrete using:

Structural and Seismic Strengthening

  • Fibre Reinforced Polymer (FRP) systems – we are trained installers for the Mapei and Fosroc FRP systems
  • Steel plate bonding
  • Installation of steel portal frames
  • Casting of new shear walls
  • Increasing the capacity of existing shear walls by adding additional steel reinforcement and increasing thickness using shotcrete and gunite

Structural and Seismic StrengtheningInstallation of fibre reinforced polymer (FRP) structural strengthening in Vincent Street, Auckland.

Structural and Seismic Strengthening

Our recent structural and seismic strengthening contracts include:

  • Using FRP for reinforced concrete column confinement (increasing axial strength and bending moment resistance), placement of shear walls and and strengthening of shear walls for seismic strengthening of a multi-storey building in Vincent Street, Auckland. You can read more about this on the projects page.
  • Seismically strengthening of buildings in Parnell Road and Symonds Street, Auckland, by applying FRCM to masonry walls.
  • MaxBuild was the specialist seismic strengthening contractor installing steel portal frames at the Auckland Fish Market.

 

Call 0800 MAXBUILD (629 284).