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News and events - Archived 2007

03 October 2007

How much risk do NZ tsunamis pose to Australia?
Research funded by the Australian Government will investigate tsunamis on the west coast of New Zealand to help understand how much risk they pose to Australia.
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30 September 2007

GeoNet Assists Vietnam and Pacific
GNS Science is providing GeoNet expertise as part of project work being undertaken in Vietnam and Vanuatu in the Pacific.
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10 May 2007

RoGlider Wins Gold for Robinson Seismic Ltd
Robinson Seismic Ltd was announced as the winner of the Discovering Gold category at last night's Wellington Regional Gold Awards dinner and presentation ceremony.
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25 April 2007

NZ Scientists Assess Risk of Tsunami in Viet Nam
New Zealand company GNS Science and two Vietnamese institutions are joining forces to minimise the impact of tsunamis on coastal and offshore island communities.
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20 April 2007

Latest New Zealand innovation for earthquake protection
An innovative earthquake protection device is being installed in new buildings at Wanganui Hospital in New Zealand, with its inventors also eyeing lucrative overseas contracts for the technology.
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18 April 2007

Australasian Natural Hazards Management Conference 2007
From warnings to effective response and recovery.
2-3 July, 2007. Brisbane, Australia.
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