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Coast-to-Coast Wellington earthquake study

John Kerr posted in on May 5th, 2011.

New Zealand, American and Japanese scientists are combining forces to investigate the boundary between the Pacific and Australian tectonic plates under Wellington to better understand its threat to New Zealand. GNS Science announced the collaborative project, which will see hundreds of portable seismographs installed in a line across the lower North Island. Kiran Chug covered […]

Dom Post: Seismic survey using Kiwi software

Peter Griffin posted in on December 7th, 2009.

Attempts to survey the Pegasus basin, as well as several other potentially oil-bearing subsea areas, are to be helped along software developed in Wellington. The software, developed by GNS Science’s business unit Globe Charitas, helps to analyse seismic data and check that it is being gathered properly.  As drilling becomes more difficult, software such as […]

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