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New Evidence For Regular Magnitude 8 Earthquakes On Alpin Fault
2012-07-27 13:21:39

The most dangerous fault line on the island of New Zealand is the Alpine Fault.

2008-08-07 00:00:15

IBM-led engagement brings Guidewire ClaimCenter to New Zealand's Earthquake Commission in order to improve natural disaster claims handling capabilities Earthquake Commission of New Zealand Lance Dixon Insurance Manager + 64 (4) 978 6407 LRDixon@EQC.govt.nz or IBM New Zealand Jessica Griffin Communications +64 (9) 359 8458 jgriffin@nz.ibm.com or Guidewire Software, Inc.


Word of the Day
ecotone
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.