Our projects

We are involved in a wide range of projects from government funded research exploring new areas of resilience, to client-based projects focusing on specific organisational requirements.
Business recovery after disaster

Business recovery after disaster

A year-5 survey of organisational recovery from the Canterbury earthquake sequence. Recovery is a long process for many organisations – ...
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Seismic resilience decision support tool

Seismic resilience decision support tool

 A prototype tool to guide choices about where to invest time, effort, and resources to maximise improvements to seismic resilience ...
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Seismic resilience investment menu

Seismic resilience investment menu

Helping decision-makers to explore various options to improve resilience and understand the differing kinds of resilience with a 'one-stop' shop ...
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Economics of Resilient Infrastructure

Economics of Resilient Infrastructure

Economics of Resilient Infrastructure (EoRI) is a research project funded by the New Zealand government.  Running from 2012 – 2016, ...
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Resilience to Nature’s Challenges: Resilience Trajectories for a Future Proof New Zealand

Resilience to Nature’s Challenges: Resilience Trajectories for a Future Proof New Zealand

Resilience Trajectories “Toolbox” is a research programme funded by MBIE through the National Science Challenges. The Trajectories Toolbox will allow ...
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Disaster risk management evaluation

Disaster risk management evaluation

A framework for assessing and comparing disaster risk intervention options. This framework will help decision-makers assess intervention options such as ...
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Employee resilience

Employee resilience

The Employee Resilience Research group combines qualitative and quantitative methodologies to investigate and understand resilience from the standpoint of the ...
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Leading and managing resilient organisations

Leading and managing resilient organisations

The Leading and Managing Resilient Organisations research group's aim is to assist organisations to become more agile, increasing their ability ...
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Defining the value of the built environment

Defining the value of the built environment

Developing a nomenclature and system mapping of the services and values of the built environment in communities. The built environment ...
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Reconstruction following disaster

Reconstruction following disaster

The post-disaster reconstruction research team has been researching post-disaster reconstruction for the past 10+ years, visiting many international disaster zones ...
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Organisations facing crisis

Organisations facing crisis

Crises come in many forms for organisations, ranging from natural disasters, failure of a critical supplier, a major accident, reputational ...
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Disruption impacts on central government productivity

Disruption impacts on central government productivity

Improving economic model estimates of central government productivity losses. Current economic models used to assess the impact of disruptions on ...
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