Respond to Ecuador earthquake

Ecuador is urgently in need of help as it reconstructs following the disaster it met, mid-April.

With hundreds killed and many thousands injured or displaced, the country has seen towns flattened and essential infrastructure destroyed. Ecuador is currently asking for the following:

  • Large tents (for 40 people)
  • Watermakers
  • Sanitation equipment
  • Radio communication equipment
  • Batteries
  • Electric generators
    • Gensets
  • Distribution transformers
    • Power Transformers
  • Power Insulators
  • Circular fiber poles
    • Protective equipment (lightning rod)
  • Emerging towers sub transmission lines
  • Debris handling equipment
  • Cranes
  • Work vehicles

If you can help, and would like shipping support, do let us know. We may be able to connect you with Ecuador’s representatives in the UK and help facilitate logistics. If you are interested, please phone +44 (0)20 3389 7177 or email


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Ecuador: Ecuador: Earthquake - Apr 2016