TSUNAMI HAZARDS

eCoast provides specialist services related to the assessment and mitigation of tsunami hazards.

eCoast director Dr. Jose C. Borrero is a recognized world expert in the field of tsunami hazard analysis and mitigation. With over 20 years experience in the field, Dr. Borrero has worked on every aspect of tsunami science, including post-event field surveys, collection of historical tsunami data and paleo-tsunami studies, numerical modeling of tsunami inundation and the development of tsunami inundation maps. eCoast has provided these services to private industry, local municipalities, national governments and inter-governmental organizations. Most recently, eCoast have been an integral part of groundbreaking research into the effects of tsunami induced currents and the mitigation of tsunami hazards in ports, harbours and maritime facilities.