HVAC Duct
Education
Christchurch Polytechnic Institute of Technology

One of the South Island’s largest tertiary institutes. Damaged electrical services were field mapped to create custom bracing installation solutions. Supply of dynamically rated seismic braces with construction monitoring of installation and final inspection, sign off. PS1 & PS4 supplied. more info >

Buildings
Harbour Quay - BNZ Building

New Zealands first 6 Green Star Office Interiors rating. Full seismic field map & retrofit upgrade of MEPF services after damage suffered from the Seddon Earthquake on July & August 2013. PS1 & PS4 supplied. more info >

Healthcare
Whakatane Hospital Medical Gases

The new $67 million hospital which VAICO was contracted to seismically engineer bracing for medical gases and electrical services. more info >

Civic Facilitys
Christchurch Art Gallery

Te Puna o Waiwhetu is in a striking building in the heart of Christchurch. Seismic field mapping,design and construction monitoring undertaken of HVAC services on Level 1 & 2 Store rooms. PS1 for design produced. Full construction managing undertaken and final detailed inspection with PS4 supplied. more info >

Vaico is a leading seismic engineering designer, specialising in seismic engineering services, restraint system components and quality assurance for non-structural seismic bracing. Working for project managers, design and construction teams, together we have accrued an extensive project resume in New Zealand that is unmatched in the industry.

The project portfolio included complex healthcare projets through to retrofit of buildings that have been damaged by the devastating earthquakes in Christchurch and Wellington in the period from September 2010 – August 2013. Our team works across many markets including industrial, buildings, government, water, transport and power.

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Healthcare
The new $67 million hospital improves clinical safety and risk minimisation. Seismic Restraint of Medical Gases and Electrical Services designed with PS1, seismic hardware supplied, followed with periodic and final inspection with signed PS4. more info >
Buildings
New Zealands first 6 Green Star Office Interiors rating. Full seismic field map & retrofit upgrade of MEPF services after damage suffered from the Seddon Earthquake on July & August 2013. PS1 for design produced. Supply of all dynamically rated seismic braces with compliant anchors (ACI355.2). Full construction managing undertaken and final inspection with PS4 supplied. more info >
Civic Facilities
Te Puna o Waiwhetu is in a striking building in the heart of Christchurch. Seismic field mapping,design and construction monitoring undertaken of HVAC services on Level 1 & 2 Store rooms. PS1 for design produced. Full construction managing undertaken and final detailed inspection with PS4 supplied. more info >
Education
One of the South Island’s largest tertiary institutes. Damaged electrical services field mapped to custom bracing installation solutions, construction monitoring and final sign off. PS1 for design produced. Full construction managing undertaken and final detailed inspection with PS4 supplied. more info >
Industrial
HVAC and Mechanical Pipe Seismic design undertaken with PS1 produced. Supply of all dynamically rated seismic braces and compliant anchors (ACI355.2) Full construction managing undertaken and final detailed inspection. more info >
Buildings
HVAC Seismic design undertaken on Level 12 with PS1 produced. Supply of all dynamically rated seismic braces and compliant anchors (ACI355.2) Full construction managing undertaken and final detailed inspection with PS4 supplied. more info >
Buildings
Mechanical Services and Ducting seismic design undertaken with PS1 produced. Supply of all dynamically rated seismic braces and compliant anchors (ACI355.2) Full construction managing undertaken and final detailed inspection with PS4 supplied. more info >
Buildings
Full seismic field map & retrofit upgrade of MEPF services. PS1 for design produced. Dynamically rated seismic braces and compliant anchors (ACI355.2) supplied. Full construction managing undertaken and final inspection with PS4 sign off. more info >
Buildings
Electrical, HVAC & Mechanical Pipe Seismic design undertaken with PS1 produced for Level 9 & 10. Supply of all dynamically rated seismic braces and compliant anchors (ACI355.2) Final detailed inspection. more info >
Buildings
Seismic restraint design of supsended mechanical equipment undertaken with PS1 produced. Supply of all dynamically rated seismic braces and components. Full construction managing undertaken with final detailed inspection and PS4 sign off. more info >
Buildings
HVAC Duct & Equipment seismic design undertaken. Supply of all dynamically rated seismic braces and compliant anchors (ACI355.2) Full construction managing undertaken and final detailed inspection. more info >
Industrial
HVAC and Mechanical Pipe Seismic design undertaken to produce SB Seismic Bracing Plan Set. Supply of all dynamically rated seismic braces. more info >
Buildings
Ventilation & HVAC Duct seismic design undertaken. Supply of all dynamically rated seismic braces. Full construction managing undertaken and final detailed inspection. more info >
Education
Seismic design of suspended ceiling including vertical support details. Supply of pre-tied ceiling and seismic wires. PS1 supplied for design. more info >
Industrial
Seismic design for electrical services on ground floor. Dynamically rated seismic brackets supplied along with construction monitoring and final job walk. more info >


Experience Matters - from design to operations

Our unmatched experience in the industry in New Zealand, including experience worldwide with ISAT, has allowed us to develop streamlined methods of achieving code compliance (NZS4219:2009) that translate to immediate project savings in design and labor for our customers. Our project resume and high customer return rates speaks volumes.

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