Ivey West and Memorial Hall was severely damaged, during the September 2010 and 2011 earthquake sequence.
The buildings now require significant reconstruction and restoration work. The buildings are listed as a Category 1 historic building by Heritage NZ (HNZ) which means it has "special or outstanding historical or cultural significance or value”.
Cequent are working alongside Lincoln University and an experienced consultant team to restore, strengthen and rejuvenate these exceptional buildings, which will result in reinstatement of Lincoln Universities geographical and cultural heart. Preserving the history of the building while providing safe, bright, modern, functional space within.
Due for completion in 2020-21 (image courtesy of Lincoln University).