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Unprecedented Massive Rapid Disaster Damage Assessment Completed in Haiti

Les Cayes, Haiti — An unprecedented massive damage assessment has been completed in Haiti for the purpose of starting the reconstruction process. In the aftermath of the devastating 7.2 magnitude earthquake of August 2021, the Haitian Ministry of Public…

Miyamoto Selected for Unreasonable Impact

October 30, 2020 - in Announcement, Events, News

IMPACTING THE FUTURE OF FOOD, ENERGY, AND SUSTAINABLE LIVING After a rigorous selection process involving hundreds of world-class companies, Miyamoto…

Haiti: Eight Years After

Miyamoto International created a video of the eight-year anniversary of the earthquake that devastated Haiti, describing improvements that have been made…

From the Field: M-8.1 Earthquake Strikes Mexico

October 16, 2017 - in Articles, Featured, Showcase

Preliminary Structural Damage Assessed On Sept. 7, 2017, approximately 87 kilometers southwest of Pijijiapan, Mexico, an 8.1-magnitude offshore earthquake struck at a depth of 70 kilometers. At time of this writing, more than 90 deaths have been confirmed,…

Miyamoto Announces 2017 Promotions

January 27, 2017 - in News, People

Miyamoto announced promotions of staff this week; this is the one of the largest number in the firm’s 70-year history.  “The growth of our company creates growth in our people, and opportunities for those who excel and are committed to focusing on strength…

Italian Earthquake Engineering Report Released

August 25, 2016 - in Featured, Remediation/redevelopment

EARTHQUAKE REPORT – NORCIA, ITALY: M-6.2, 24 August 2016 The M-6.2 earthquake had a shallow depth (10 km) and struck approximately 10 km SE of Norcia, Italy on 2016 August 24 at approximately 1:36 AM local time. As of this writing, there are 247 dead and…

Miyamoto wins “Global Best Project” — Again!

July 8, 2016 - in Awards, Corporate, Design/Engineering

The seismic retrofit of Michelangelo’s last masterpiece has won a Global Best Project award, the Engineering News Record announced Wednesday. It’s the third year in a row for a Miyamoto win.

Miyamoto Wins Presidential Award

May 16, 2016 - in Awards, Corporate, Design/Engineering

WASHINGTON, D.C., May 16, 2016—U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker today presented Miyamoto International with the President’s “E” Award at a ceremony in Washington, D.C. The President’s “E” Award is the highest recognition any U.S. entity…

Miyamoto Structural Experts Dispatched to Ecuador

April 25, 2016 - in Buildings, Corporate, Design/Engineering

ECUADOR – Earthquake structural engineering expert Dr. H. Kit Miyamoto, a California Seismic Safety Commissioner and president of nonprofit Miyamoto Global Disaster Relief and Miyamoto International, has been dispatched to earthquake-devastated Ecuador to…

Miyamoto International Responds to 7.8-M Ecuador Earthquake

April 20, 2016 - in Uncategorized

As the death toll from the April 16, 7.8-magnitude earthquake in Ecuador continues to rise, the magnitude of the disaster comes more clearly into focus. The earthquake struck off the west coast of Ecuador, injuring 2,500 people and killing nearly 500. According…