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KRAKEN SONAR SYSTEMS NAMED TO MTR 100

by wade on August 22, 2013

ST. JOHN’S, NEWFOUNDLAND – AUGUST 19, 2013 — Kraken Sonar Systems Inc. a leading marine technology company, announced today that it has been named to the 2013 Marine Technology Reporter (MTR) Top 100 list.  Kraken was one of thirteen Canadian companies listed and the only firm selected from Newfoundland and Labrador.
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ARCTIC CIRCLE INVITES BUSINESS COMMUNITY TO ENGAGE FOR ARCTIC COOPERATION

by wade on August 16, 2013

13 August 2013: The World Ocean Council (WOC) has been invited by President Grimsson and the organizers of the Arctic Circle to strengthen the business community’s involvement in the inaugural Arctic Circle Assembly (Reykjavik, 12-14 October) www.arcticcircle.org.
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US NAVY SEEKING INNOVATIVE CONCEPTS FROM INDUSTRY AND ACADEMIA

by wade on August 8, 2013

The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Carderock Division (NSWCCD) has released a Broad Agency  Announcement (BAA) (N00167-13-BAA-01) seeking innovative concepts from industry (maritime and non-maritime) and academia that support Navy shipboard energy conservation needs.

Of primary interest are development efforts with the potential for rapid transition to Fleet operations for Military Sealift Command (MSC) and Navy ships.

White papers will be accepted through November 30, 2014.
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OCEANS'13 MTS/IEEE SAN DIEGO: AUGUST NEWS AND UPDATES

by wade on August 8, 2013

When Oceans2013 returns to San Diego, Sept. 23-26, 2013,there'll be over 450 papers, presentations and posters, plus an extraordinary exhibition by industry, academia, non-profits, and government agencies. Many other evebnts will berunning concurrently to complement the rich technical and scientific presentations.   Read more.

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US DECLARES NATIONAL MARINE TECHNOLOGY WEEK

by wade on August 8, 2013

(Washington, D,C,THUR, AUG.02, 2013) U.S. Rep. Sam Farr (D.CA 20) and U.S. Rep. Don Young (R AK, AL) yesterday introduced a House resolution to designate the week of September 22, 2013 through September 28, 2013 as ‘National Marine Technology Week’ to recognize the important contributions marine technology has made to the United States.
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