Read the latest news and updates on science, technology and innovation in Lower Hutt. These articles are sourced from Hutt at Heart – Hutt City Council’s news centre.

  • Electrifying talk on EVs coming up in Hutt City

    Hutt City Libraries is hosting a panel discussion on the positives and negatives of electric vehicles. The post Electrifying talk on EVs coming up in Hutt City appeared first on Hutt at Heart.

  • The Stacker Brewer

    The Settlement Startup Incubator, supported by Hutt City Council as part of its economic development strategy, provides wrap-around support to new businesses from premises on Jackson Street Petone. Doug and Jonny of Front Office, developing their Stacker Brewer, are one of five companies accepted […]

  • Insights from a day out in the world of waste

    When thirty-one Year 5 and 6 students from Normandale School spent a day out in Lower Hutt on a Enviroschools/Hutt City Council World Of Waste tour, they were amazed by the affect the waste in a landfill has on our environment, and inspired by how creativity can reduce that impact. The post […]

  • IYM young women visit WSP Opus

    During IYM 2019 (7 – 19 July) chosen, participating students wrote articles on their time with some of the awesome companies they visited. Here is the sixth in their series: On the 15th of June, 40 young women visited WSP Opus’ research centre in Petone as part of the second, 6-day […]

  • IYM young women visit Callaghan Innovation

    During IYM 2019 (7 – 19 July) chosen, participating students wrote articles on their time with some of the awesome companies they visited. Here is the fifth in their series: I was part of a group of young women from years 11 and 12 who attended the Innovative Young Minds (IYM) programme over […]

  • IYM young women visit Fraser Engineering

    During IYM 2019 (7 – 19 July) chosen, participating students wrote articles on their time with some of the awesome companies they visited. Here is the fourth in their series: Cutting edge technology, detailed designs, international scale, next level engineering and so much more – Fraser […]

  • IYM young women visit Resene

    During IYM 2019 (7 – 19 July) chosen, participating students wrote articles on their time with some of the awesome companies they visited. Here is the third in their series: As a girl, lucky enough to be a part of the 2019 IYM program, fortune favoured me twice over when we visited Resene on […]

  • IYM young women visit Victoria University Wellington

    During IYM 2019 chosen, participating students will be writing articles on their time with some of the awesome companies they are visiting. Here is the second in their series: On Wednesday 10 July our IYM group had the pleasure of being taken on a tour of the Science Department and Labs of Victory […]

  • IYM young women visit Capital E in Wellington

    2019 marks the third year of the Innovative Young Minds (IYM) programme. IYM is designed to encourage young women to explore science, technology, engineering, mathematics and high-tech manufacturing. The week-long residential programme is open to female Year 11 and Year 12 students, and runs during […]

  • Business start-ups to get help through incubator initiative

    A business incubator programme that will provide entrepreneurs with a step up to make it in the business world is seeking applications for the inaugural intake. The Settlement Startup Incubator, supported by Hutt City Council as part of its economic development strategy, will provide wrap-around […]

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