NHRP - Natural Hazards Research Platform

A multi-party research platform funded by MBIE dedicated to increasing New Zealand's resilience to Natural Hazards via high quality collaborative research.

A photograph of Dr Russ Van Dissen standing next to a trench wall on the Kekerengu fault.

Scientists can see evidence of 3 earthquakes here. Can you?  Answers soon...! 

In this photo, Dr Russ Van Dissen (GNS Science) is standing next to a trench wall at the Kekerengu Fault in coastal Marlborough.  This project on 'Seismic hazaard of Kekerengu Fault (LINK)" is led by Dr Tim Little (Victoria University of Wellington).


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Congratulations to UC engineers Misko Cubrinovski & Brendon Bradley - recipients of the 2016 ASCE Norman Medal - 7 Sept 2016


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Updated 20 Oct 2016

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