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Welcome to the Northwest Regional Technology Center website.  The Center is a virtual resource, operated by the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL), to support local and regional preparedness, resiliency, response, and recovery. The Center enables homeland security solutions for emergency responder communities; federal, state, and local agencies; and private sector stakeholders in the Northwest. This website summarizes current activities related to homeland security in the region, and highlights:

Latest newsletter (September 2014 edition)

Headlines for this issue include:

  • National Protection Framework
  • Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drills
  • National Preparedness Month


Projects and Activities


Additional Information

Contact the NWRTC with questions and comments

Toll-free: 888-347-6983 or

Upcoming Events

September 22, 2014

Fall Washington Emergency Public Information Network (WEPIN) Workshop: Social Media in Disasters

November 14-19, 2014

International Association of Emergency Managers (IAEM) 62nd Annual Conference and AMEX