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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 (January 2016 edition)

Headlines for this issue include:

  • Earthquake simulator shakes up disaster preparedness
  • Focus group explores handheld technologies
  • Cascadia Rising 2016 exercise planned for June
  • About the DHS S&T SAVER Program

Upcoming events:


Projects and Activities


Additional Information

Contact the NWRTC with questions and comments

Toll-free: 888-347-6983 or

Upcoming Events

Sept. 21, 2015 – Washington Emergency Public Information Network 2015 Fall Workshop, Vancouver, WA

Sept. 26-Oct. 2, 2015 – National Safety Council Congress & Expo, Atlanta, GA

Sept. 29-30, 2015 – International City, County, Managers Association (ICMA) Annual Meeting 2015, Seattle, WA

Oct. 7-9, 2015 – 10th Annual Homeland Security Week, Arlington, VA