Fletcher Construction was ordered not to work on part of the unfinished SkyCity Convention Centre six months before a devastating fire ripped through the building. READ MORE:* SkyCity Convention Centre fire: 'Fundamental errors' in draft report* SkyCity Auckland Convention Centre fire: Firefighters officially finish working at the site* SkyCity convention centre fire: Engineering report did not plan for roof blazeDetails of the discrepancies came to light after Stuff obtained a notice, sent from the council to Fletcher Construction, under the Local Government Official Information and Meetings Act. LAWRENCE SMITH/STUFF Charred debris strewn across the roof of the convention centre weeks after the fire. "Therefore, work relating to the car parking layouts on all car parking level may not proceed [...] until the resource consent is approved," he wrote. Mark White, a council resource consents manager, said the issue was not rectified before the fire.
Source: Stuff February 21, 2020 18:56 UTC