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Quake Buildings to be Recycled

Hutt News 1 August 2017 Thousands of tonnes of steel is all that remains of some Wellington buildings after the Kaikoura quake, but there may still be some life in the twisted metal. For the next week, Macaulay Metals in Lower Hutt will be running non-stop as 20,000T of scrap metal is moved, truckload by truckload, to a ship waiting to haul it off to South Korea where it will be recycled – some of it into new structural steel.
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