Building resilience to earthquakes and other natural hazards.
Natural hazards Inc is an internationally focussed collaborative of New Zealand industry leaders delivering innovative solutions for earthquake and natural hazard risk management. We have specialists in risk assessment, hazards monitoring, emergency preparedness, improving your community's understanding and resilience to natural hazards, business continuity, engineering solutions for hazard mitigation, communications, economic evaluation, hazard education, and research.
We have experience in resourcing and leading projects at international, national and community levels. Natural Hazards Inc can help with a complete integrated plan or we can help in upgrading your existing natural hazard management with such things as updating your information and communication systems, staff training, community education programmes, or even just retrofitting your important or historic buildings with our world famous base isolators and instrumenting them with our accelerographs.
Walter James (Jim) Cousins Jim has 34 years experience as a scientist at GNS Science. His current research activities cover improvement ... more...
A major landslide closed all six lanes of a tolled expressway just north of Kuala Lumpur affecting about 75,000 vehicle movements per ... more...