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Current Scott Base
11 August 2022

Build in Digital | Scott Base redevelopment: Offsite construction at the edge of the world

One of the world's most ambitious offsite construction projects is underway in Antarctica. Siôn Geschwindt explores the nuts and bolts of the Scott Base Redevelopment Read More

SBR
4 August 2022

Scott Base Redevelopment on track with detailed design phase almost complete

The final design of the $344m Scott Base redevelopment is on track to be completed by the end of the year, the project’s director says. Read More

Scientists collecting platelet ice samples from under the sea ice which is a habitat for marine organisms Photo Brett Grant
27 July 2022

Ōtautahi Christchurch - Our gateway to Antarctic science

Five. That's how many cities hold Antarctic gateway status in the world, and Ōtautahi Christchurch is one of them. Read More

Scott Base Redevelopment newsletter
16 June 2022

SBR Update | Green is the new base

The final tally is in. New Zealand has spoken and voted to keep Scott Base kākāriki / green! Read More

Colour Our Place Social Tiles 1080x10808
16 June 2022

Colour of Antarctica's Scott Base rebuild to reflect history

New Zealand’s home on the ice, Scott Base, will remain kākāriki/green. The results of Antarctica New Zealand’s vote which asked the country to vote for one of three colour choices for the exterior paint job – kikorangi, karaka or… Read More

SB and pressure ridges by Antz Powell
16 June 2022

Keep it green: Scott Base to stay its signature colour

New Zealand's icy outpost at the bottom of the planet is to stay its signature green, following a nationwide vote on what colour a redeveloped Scott Base should be. Read More

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