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 Research Reports

Each year BRANZ invests the Building Research Levy in research as part of our vision to inspire the industry to provide better buildings for New Zealanders. 

Outputs and results from this research is transformed into a technical research report which may be used by the industry as an information resource.

The reports below reflect research done by BRANZ and external independent providers which are funded by the levy. 

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 Research Reports

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Physical characteristics of new non-residential buildings 2017, SR397

Physical characteristics of new non-residential buildings 2018, SR423

Planning barriers for prefabricated housing, ER36

Polystyrene aggregate concrete, SR085

Post-earthquake performance of passive fire protection systems, SR147

Post-earthquake performance of passive fire protection systems, SR304

Potential measures of productivity and performance at the firm, grouped firm and regional level, SR317

Practical means of assessing solar water heater performance and operation, SR239

Prefabrication and standardisation potential in buildings, SR312

Prefabrication impacts in the New Zealand construction industry, SR279

Preliminary House Condition Survey Report, SR240

Prioritising quality, SR398

Prioritising quality: Literature review of common residential housing defects, SR387

Productivity distribution and drivers of productivity growth in the construction industry, ER8

Productivity in the construction industry 2017, SR388

Productivity trends and the implications for our industry, SR326

Profiled sheet steel claddings as diaphragms - a general review, SR001

Protected nailed gusset connections for glulam members, SR029

Pseudo-dynamic evaluation of timber-framed walls, SR109

Quantitative risk assessment methods for determining slope stability risk in the building industry, SR083