Operation Palu: Drones, diplomacy and clean water

| Posted By: Tom McArthur
Operation Palu: Drones, diplomacy and clean water

“The first site of where the tsunami hit, the areas of liquefaction, the damage the buildings have suffered is so difficult to comprehend. The devastation, destruction and loss –it leaves you speechless.” When a powerful earthquake and tsunami hit the Indonesian island of Sulawesi on 28 September, Team Rubicon rushed to the aid of the stricken communities. Two months on from the disaster, we look... Read More »

Running for Rubicon: Inmarsat and Spectra team take on the Three Peaks challenge

On the 31 of August 2018, a 19 strong team from Inmarsat, Spectra Group and Team Rubicon UK joined up to take on The National Three Peaks Challenge raising an amazing £13,700! Together they walked/ran/climbed a total of 23 miles and ascended 10,0052 ft in three countries in 23 hrs 50 mins, smashing the 24hr challenge with 10 minutes to spare. The team’s first challenge... Read More »

Getting clean water to Palu earthquake survivors

| Posted By: Tom McArthur
Getting clean water to Palu earthquake survivors

On Friday 28 September, a magnitude 7.4 rocked the Indonesian island of Sulawesi, triggering a terrifying tsunami that reached 18 feet in height and left a trail of destruction and thousands dead in its wake. The true scale of the disaster is only now becoming clear, weeks later. Tsunamis and earthquakes kill quickly, but they can also kill slowly. Help Team Rubicon provide 6,000 litres... Read More »