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SHIPPING INDUSTRY WANTS HIGHER QUALITY DATA

New INTTRA Technology Outlook survey demonstrates easy access to quality shipping information a high priority for shipping industry.


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Iceberg Wranglers

Zhi Li and his Memorial University research team are developing technology to help offshore industry manage icebergs.


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As a member of the ocean industry community you are invited to join with OceansAdvance to grow the ocean technology cluster.


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DEEP SEA DREAMER

After exploring the Mariana Trench with James Cameron, innovator and engineer Adam Gobi has deep hopes for oceans innovation in NL.


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Technology Sector Directory

The companies, institutions and R&D institutes of OceansAdvance's ocean technology cluster are active in these sectors...


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NEWS

PROVINCIAL AEROSPACE AND AIRBUS ANNOUNCE CANADIAN SAR PROGRAM TEAMING AGREEMENT

October 28, 2014

(St. John's, NL: October 28, 2014)At the Maritime and Arctic Security and Safety conference, Airbus Defence and Space and Provincial Aerospace announced a "teaming agreement" to pursue a lucrative contract to replace  Canada's fixed-wing search and rescue aircraft with Airbus's C295 turboprop aircraft. This agreement follows from a memorandum of understanding signed earlier this year by the two companies.

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HOSTING THE NORTH'S ONLY CIRCUMPOLAR INSTITUTION DEDICATED TO HIGHER EDUCATION

October 21, 2014

(St. John's, NL: Oct. 15, 2014) UArctic is holding its annual board of governors meetings at Memorial University and other venues in St. John’s next week. This international consortium of northern universities, colleges, research institutes and other organizations is committed to higher education and research in the North.
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DEEP SEA DREAMER

October 20, 2014

Venturing into the unknown is a natural compulsion for homo sapiens.  From climbing Everest to exploring Mars, to probing the vastness of space with telescopes, our species is driven by curiosity, and the potential for financial gain, to evolve technologies that enable us to master space, time, and distance.  Among the most technically challenging and potentially rewarding areas that remain tantalizingly out of reach are the depths of the oceans.  
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SHIPPING INDUSTRY WANTS HIGHER QUALITY DATA SAYS SURVEY

October 7, 2014

The latest INTTRA Technology Outlook survey, which tries to identify the top technology priorities and challenges on the minds of international logistics and shipping industry professionals from direct shippers, carriers and freight forwarders around the world has shown that the industry’s top priority is “improving supply chain visibility capabilities to integrate higher quality data.”   This demonstrates the importance now placed on having easy access to quality shipping information that is timely, accurate and complete.  
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