|VOA (Voice of America)||Online News||Climb Inside a Capsule||01/27/2017|
|Seattle Post Intelligencer||Newspaper||First Capsule in US||01/25/2017|
|Chinook Observer Chinook, WA||Newspaper||Space Age Pod||01/25/2017|
|Daily Astorian Astoria, OR||Newspaper||Tsunami Evacuation||01/25/2017|
|IJPR Jefferson Public Radio||Radio||First Capsule on West Coast||01/25/2017|
|OPB Oregon Public Broadcasting||Radio||Survival Option||01/23/2017|
|KGW 8 Portland, OR||Television||Survival Capsule Arrives||01/21/2017|
|KING 5 Seattle, WA||Television||First Capsule on Long Beach||01/18/2017|
|Centralia Chronical Centralia, WA||Newspaper||Tsunami Coming?||01/26/2017|
|The first US Capsule sale was delivered to Long Beach, WA on January 18th 2017. Jeanne J ordered a 2 person capsule in readiness for any potential Tsunami disaster. From here Survival Capsule hopes to supply many other Coastal communities with capsules. King 5 covered the event. Watch the video|
Survival shall offer all sized Survival Capsules 2, 4, 6, 8, 10 and 16 person capsules during 2017. Survival Capsule has potentially 430 order opportunities for various sized capsules
|Survival Capsule’s own Dr. Eddie Bernard was selected to receive a highly prestigious Hamaguchi Award for his significant contribution in the development of the tsunami detection and flooding forecast system in use in the USA AND Pacific Rim. This system is better known as the DART buoy system.|
|While visiting Japan in October 2016, Survival Capsule briefly had an opportunity to meet with Caroline Kennedy and introduce the Survival Capsule, Shelter in Place concept. Very impressive lady.|
Eddie and Julian drove two capsules to Beakerhead in Calgary which is an annual festival of where Art mashes with Technology and visitors learn and experience many new and wonderful experience. Thank you Beakerhead – we were honored to have taken part and received much useful feedback from the curious public.
Survival Capsule received a formal letter of endorsement (In both Japanese and English) from Japans leading expert in Tsunami Preparedness and Mitigation, Professor Fumihiko Imamura-san, Director and Professor of Tsunami Engineering, International Research Institute of Disaster Science (IRIDeS), Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan. Professor Fumi Imamura-san described Survival Capsules products as safe, well designed and engineered systems fully capable of preserving life during a Tsunami.
Survival Capsule is excited to announce that they shall support Alex Bellini @alexbellini1 in his next big adventure “ADRIFT 2015” by building and customizing a 10 Man Survival Capsule. Alex intends living on an Ice Berg for life cycle of a medium sized ice berg (roughly 12 mths.) in order to raise global awareness to the warming of our planet. You can learn more about Alex’s quest on his web site or twitter account. www.alexbellini.com
Survival Capsule is excited to announce the development of their 10 Man Capsule. There is an increasing level of interest in the larger capsules from Schools, Hospitals, Emergency Services, Businesses etc. who reside and operate within the Tsunami inundation zones around the coasts of Japan.
Full scale manufacturing set to ramp up in the first quarter of 2014.
If a magnitude 8 or greater earthquake hits along the Nankai Trough off central and western Japan, it and its tsunami could claim more than 300,000 lives, trigger an eruption of Mount Fuji and turn millions of people into refugees, prefectural and local governments predict.Read the article.
The disastrous earthquake expected to occur in the Nankai Trough off the Pacific coast could cause more than 130,000 deaths in Osaka alone, the prefectural government said Wednesday.Read the article.
Osaka's lowlands could be swamped by a tsunami if a giant seismic event struck along the Nankai Trough.See Photo.
Read the Mukilteo Beacon article about the first production capsule shipping to Japan. Read the article.
We made this video for a recent trade show in Japan. See more detailed views of the survival capsule, watch capsule stress testing, and hear more about the how and why of its creation. Watch the video on YouTube
Check out this video of one of our first Survival Capsule prototypes as we begin the first phase of stress-tests, to make sure it can withstand tsunami conditions. Watch the video.
Check out our three-dimensional model of the tsunami survival capsule! You’ll also see a lot of our office in this video and see a bit of our aerospace roots. Watch the video
Prompted by the devastation of the March 2011 earthquake and tsunami in Japan, Julian Sharpe and Scott Hill conceived of a tsunami “shelter” that had the potential to save thousands of lives. Find out more about our tsunami survival capsule, including concept art, in this feature by Glenn Farley at King 5 News. Watch the video
Check out this story about our survival capsule design in the Mukilteo Beacon, including a cut-away drawing of the capsule’s interior. Read the article
The Survival Capsule placed 9th in the NASA sponsered contest. Read about it here.
Dr. Eddie Bernard, Director of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), discusses the progress of tsunami warning forecasting technology since the devastating tsunami of Dec. 26, 2004. Watch the video
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