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Check out the latest press releases from Nanometrics.

May 12, 2022

Announcing John Hunt

Announcing John Hunt as the new Vice President and General Manager of Nanometrics’ Seismology Instrumentation and Networks Division. Read more
May 10, 2022

Nanometrics is proud to be a Gold Standard winner

Nanometrics has successfully requalified for the Canada’s Best Managed Companies designation in 2022, now a gold standard winner. Read more
April 13, 2022

Nanometrics Broadband Seismometers chosen for CEA Seismic Network

Nanometrics is pleased to announce that it was awarded a large contract to supply the China Earthquake Administration with broadband seismometers. Read more
March 25, 2022

Introducing Ground Motions into Induced Seismicity Management in British Columbia

Nanometrics is working with BC’s Oil and Gas Research and Innovation Society to explore enhancements to induced seismicity management. Read more
February 22, 2022

Nanometrics selected to conduct earthquake and tsunami risk assessment in Tofino, BC

Selected to assess the potential hazard, damage and overall risk that would result from multiple earthquake and tsunami scenarios in the District of Tofino. Read more
December 9, 2021

LAUNCH OF TURN-KEY OBS MONITORING SOLUTION FOR KOPRI

Nanometrics' OBS solution, Abalones was selected to support the Korea Polar Research Institute’s (KOPRI) active ocean seismic research program. Read more
July 26, 2021

Nanometrics continues to gain momentum as a Microseismic Monitoring Services Provider

Nanometrics announced it has been awarded five additional contracts in Alberta & British Columbia shale plays from major Oil & Gas operators. Read more
May 12, 2021

Nanometrics awarded US government contract

Awarded a five-year, $10 million dollar contract to recapitalize AFTAC's seismometer and data acquisition systems for their authenticated global monitoring network. Read more
May 6, 2021

Nanometrics wins Government of Canada Contract

Nanometrics announced today that it has been awarded a Natural Resource Canada (NRCan) contract to supply the equipment and services for a new Canadian EEW detection and monitoring network. Read more
May 5, 2021

One of Canada’s Best Managed Companies again

Nanometrics was recognized for overall business performance and sustained growth with the prestigious Canada’s Best Managed Companies designation for the third time. Read more
February 22, 2021

Ian Talbot Appointed Nanometrics CEO

Nanometrics' Board of Directors have announced that Ian Talbot, current CFO and VP of Operations, has been appointed as the company's new Chief Executive Officer. Read more
February 17, 2021

Tragic Death of Neil Spriggs, Nanometrics CEO

We are deeply saddened to share that Neil Spriggs, Nanometrics CEO, died in a tragic accident Wednesday, February 10. Read more
August 12, 2020

Peak Performance on the Matterhorn

Nanometrics Trillium Compact seismometers and Centaur digital recorders were deployed on one of the most iconic mountains in the world - the Matterhorn. Read more
July 8, 2020

Announcing Xinlong Liu

Nanometrics is thrilled to announce the latest addition to our growing Science and Development team, Xinlong Li. Read more
March 10, 2020

One of Canada’s Best Managed Companies for the second year

Nanometrics has once again been recognized with the prestigious Canada’s Best Managed Companies designation. Read more
March 4, 2020

Announcing Valarie Hamilton

We are pleased to announce that Valarie Hamilton has recently joined Nanometrics as a Sales Manager in the Seismology division. Read more
March 28, 2019

New funding for improved volcano monitoring

Cascades Volcano Observatory will be deploying new stations, including Nanometrics instrumentation, in the Pacific Northwest. Read more
March 7, 2019

One of Canada’s Best Managed Companies

Nanometrics has been recognized with the prestigious Canada’s Best Managed Companies designation. Read more
February 8, 2019

New Seismic Monitoring Station in Fox Creek

A new seismic monitoring station has been installed to help experts to monitor earthquakes. Read more
February 1, 2019

Announcing Adam Baig

Nanometrics is pleased to announce that Adam Baig has joined the Science and Development team in the Seismic Monitoring Services division. Read more
November 21, 2018

Nanometrics at the World Trivia Night

Nanometrics teams collectively raised $3770.00 for the Children's Aid Foundation of Ottawa (CAFO). Read more
November 8, 2018

GPS Week Number Roll Over Advisory Updates

This communique provides information about the Nanometrics products affected, hardware replacement and firmware updates. Read more
October 22, 2018

GPS Week Number Roll Over Advisory

We want to provide some insight into how this may affect the operation of Nanometrics instrumentation that contain GPS receivers. Read more
August 9, 2018

Scripps and Nanometrics partner on OBS

Scripps Institution of Oceanography (SIO) and Nanometrics Inc. are pleased to announce a new Ocean Bottom Systems partnership. Read more
July 13, 2018

Announcing our New CTO, Bruce Townsend

Nanometrics is pleased to announce that Bruce Townsend has been appointed Chief Technology Officer (CTO). Read more
July 11, 2018

Announcing Dario Baturan as VP of SMS

We are pleased to announce that Dario Baturan has been promoted to the role of Vice President, Seismic Monitoring Services (SMS). Read more
May 9, 2018

Announcing Fabian van der Werth

Fabian van der Werth is the latest member of our sales team based out of Houston, Texas as a Senior Sales Manager. Read more
April 4, 2018

News from Neil Spriggs, CEO, Nanometrics

We are excited to share that we have two experienced sales professionals who will ensure that you are well taken care of in the Asia/Pacific territories. Read more
October 18, 2017

TexNet: An earthquake monitoring network

The University of Texas at Austin Bureau of Economic Geology has finished installing the state’s earthquake monitoring network, TexNet. Read more
October 5, 2017

Nanometrics instrumentation contributed directly to Nobel prize winning physics

The 2017 Nobel Prize in Physics has been awarded to three US scientists for their roles in detecting gravity waves. Read more
April 26, 2017

Nanometrics researcher published in Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America's

Research done by one of our staff seismologists is now available as part of the Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America's online pre-issue. Read more
March 22, 2017

Nanometrics actively contributing to data format discussions

The Data Format working group of the FDSN is holding a workshop, focused on the evolution of miniSEED. Read more