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Force 10, Brisbane is pleased to announce the building of a house in PNG in an earthquake zone
Force 10 in Brisbane Australia has manufactured a house that has been constructed in the the north of PNG - this area is an earthquale zone and speciifc strong buildings are needed
By: Peter Lehrke
Every night of the construction period there was an earth tremor, however this did not interrupt the construction of the building due to the extraordinary strength of the Force 10 system which is certified for Region 3 Earthquare zones.
The house was constructed of the strong fire resistant panels anbd was erected on 3 metre stumps - the fit out will be completed by the local personnel to suit the local culture.
The house was shipped in to site in a shipping container complete with all of the fittings and screws needed to take the house to lock up stage, even to drill bits and screwdriver bits needed.
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Force 10 manufactures modular building system that is hurricane, fire and termite resistant. It is shipped around the world in kit form and is suitable for all regions where housing or schools are needed. It is a complete system and is constructed locally
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