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DRDC SEEKS NEW PROPOSALS FOR CANADA'S SAFETY AND SECURITY PROGRAM
by wade on June 27, 2013
The Government of Canada is seeking proposals in support of the Canadian Safety and Security Program (CSSP) Call for Proposals, for innovative science and technology (S&T) projects.
As of May 2014, up to $15 million will be available for new projects under the CSSP. The submission period for proposals will be from June 20th, 2013 and will close on July 18th, 2013. The selected projects will be announced by February 2014.
UK MARINE SECURITY REPORT NOW AVAILABLE
by wade on March 21, 2013
The Trade Commision of Canada recenty took possession of a report called the "UK Marine Security Report" from the High Commission in London. Information in the report may be of interst to any companies with technologies that can be used in this sector. According to Daniel Tibbetts, trade commissioner to London, the report is a good one. "Quite dense, but a lot of information," he writes. Click Here to Download the Report. Read more.
INVITATION FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST: NAVALSHORE 2013
by wade on March 14, 2013
NATI invites expressions of interest from eligible NL companies to participate in the upcoming mission to Navalshore 2013 Expo and Conference in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, August 13 – 15, 2013.At this time funding for the mission is pending Read more.
TARGETING NEW OPPORTUNITIES IN FWSAR AND THE ARCTIC
by wade on January 15, 2013
Spurred by projected federal procurement and melting polar ice caps, which are opening a northwest shipping passage and facilitating resource development in Canada's Arctic, the region is attracting increased defence sector interest. One company that stands to benefit is Newfoundland and Labrador-based PAL (Provincial Aerospace Limited) which, over the years, has become an intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance leader. Read more.
UNCONVENTIONAL SONAR TECHNOLOGY PROVIDES UNMATCHED CONSTANT IMAGE QUALITY
by wade on January 7, 2013
This Article is provided as a backgrounder to the news Release from Kraken Sonar Systems Inc on their acquisition of all Intellectual Property (IP) rights to the AquaPix® Synthetic Aperture Sonar (SAS) technology platform from Marport Deep Sea Technologies Inc. Read more.