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NGI presented first global tsunami risk map at UN conference

NGI presented first global tsunami risk map at UN conference

News   •   May 19, 2015 13:03 GMT

​NGI, the Norwegian Geotechnical Institute, has contributed to the first tsunami risk analysis towards the world’s coastal populations and infrastructures. The new risk analysis was recently presented at a United Nations conference on global disasters and risk reduction, held in Japan.

Pioneering suction pile technology; NGI innovators in Offshore Energy Center Hall of Fame

Pioneering suction pile technology; NGI innovators in Offshore Energy Center Hall of Fame

News   •   May 05, 2015 09:40 GMT

Knut H. Andersen, Rune Dyvik and Per Sparrevik will be inducted in the Offshore Energy Center's Hall of Fame in Galveston, Texas USA. All three have been pillars of the NGI team working on off-shore foundations.

Improved protection 4 years after Fukushima

Improved protection 4 years after Fukushima

News   •   Mar 11, 2015 15:44 GMT

NGI coordinating European – Japanese research Project. Better protection against tsunami impact and improved risk assessments. These are some of the most important results of a two-year Euro-Japanese research project, coordinated by NGI. The four participating research institutions met for a two-day seminar in Germany on the 5th and 6th March, marking the finalization of a successful project.

Suzanne Lacasse, NGI, to deliver the 2015 Rankine Lecture

Suzanne Lacasse, NGI, to deliver the 2015 Rankine Lecture

Press releases   •   Feb 27, 2015 13:46 GMT

On Wednesday 18th March 2015, Dr Suzanne Lacasse of NGI will give this year’s Rankine Lecture at Imperial College London. It is the first time a woman has been awarded this recognition, often referred to as the Nobel prize of geotechnics. The Rankine Lecture, followed by the Rankine Dinner, is organized annually by the UK Institution of Civil Engineers and the British Geotechnical Association.

King and Queen of Norway present at signing of NGI – UWA agreement in Perth

King and Queen of Norway present at signing of NGI – UWA agreement in Perth

Press releases   •   Feb 25, 2015 13:37 GMT

A royal visit from Norway emphasizes the importance of the long-standing cooperation between the Norwegian Geotechnical Institute, NGI, and the University of Western Australia, UWA.

World leading experts on tsunamis induced by landslides met at NGI in Oslo

World leading experts on tsunamis induced by landslides met at NGI in Oslo

Press releases   •   Feb 24, 2015 09:56 GMT

More than 30 leading tsunami researchers from various parts of the world met in Oslo to discuss challenges related to tsunamis caused by subaerial and subaqueuous landslides. NGI hosted the first day and the University of Oslo the second day of the gathering, which took place late January 2015.

World's first offshore wind turbine jacket foundation with suction buckets installed

World's first offshore wind turbine jacket foundation with suction buckets installed

News   •   Feb 17, 2015 10:12 GMT

Date: 8/28/2014. International cooperation on new offshore wind Technology. DONG Energy successfully installed the world's first offshore wind turbine foundation based on the Suction Bucket Jacket (SBJ) technology.