Innovators: Press Releases

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CANADIAN RECEIVES FIRST ATC DISTINGUISHED ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

by wade on March 24, 2015

Recently retired ice scientist and ice engineer Dan Masterson was honored today with an Arctic Technology Distinguished Achievement Awards. He received the award at a special ceremony during the Arctic Technology Conference in Copenhagen, Denmark. He was selected in recognition of his significant contributions to the ice sciences and to the design and construction of pioneering Arctic projects.   Read more.

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Oil AND GAS WEEK IN NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR

by wade on February 25, 2015

(St. John's, NL, Canada: 25 Feb. 2015) The Honourable Derrick Dalley, Minister of Natural Resources, joined students, industry partners and officials from the educational sector to officially launch Oil and Gas Week on Monday morning, Feb. 23 at the St. John’s campus of College of the North Atlantic. Read more.

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PRNL CALL FOR PROPOSALS: ASSET INTEGRITY IN HARSH MARINE ENVIRONMENTS

by wade on February 3, 2015

(St. John’s, NL; 02 February 2015) Petroleum Research NL is seeking proposals that address research themes related to Asset Integrity in Harsh Marine Environments. Read more.

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VIRTUAL MARINE TECHNOLOGY PROVIDES LIFEBOAT SIMULATOR FOR ROWAN COMPANIES

by admin on January 17, 2015

(St. John’s, NL: January 16, 2015) Newfoundland – OceansAdvance member comopany, Virtual Marine Technology (VMT) is pleased to announce the provision of its Survival Quest lifeboat simulator training system to Rowan Companies, a global provider of contract offshore drilling services. The lifeboat simulator will be used to provide enhanced lifeboat launch and recovery training to lifeboat operators and marine crews and will complement weekly safety drills conducted onboard Rowan drilling rigs. Read more.

NEIA NOTES 2015 CALL FOR ABSTRACTS: PRESENTATIONS AND FULL CONFERENCE SESSIONS

by admin on January 7, 2015

NEIA’s Oil Industry and the Environment Seminar, NOTES 2015, is taking place on April 27-28, 2015 at the Delta Hotel in St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador.   Organizers are now calling for thematically related Abstracts for Presentations and Full-conference Sessions. The deadline for submitting an abstract is January 15, 2015. Read more.