Innovators: Ocean Observation & Science

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Mountains in the Atlantic Ocean mapped by multinational team on Celtic Explorer

by Barry Snow on June 9, 2015

  A multi-national team of European, Canadian, and American ocean exploration experts lead by Thomas Furey, Marine Institute, has revealed previously uncharted features on the Atlantic seabed including mountains and ridges taller than Carrauntoohil, Ireland's highest mountain.   Read more.

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Atlantic Ocean Research Alliance Launches First Trans-Atlantic Mapping Survey

by Barry Snow on June 2, 2015

Today, a multi-national team of Canadian, European and American ocean mapping experts launch the first trans-Atlantic mapping survey under the Atlantic Ocean Research Alliance.   The survey is one of the first projects to be launched by the Alliance, formed in May 2013 following the Galway Statement on Atlantic Ocean Cooperation, whose goals are to join resources of its three signatories to better understand the North Atlantic Ocean and to promote the sustainable management of its resources.   Read more.

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A NEW WAVE OF SCIENTIFIC TRANSATLANTIC COOPERATION

by Barry Snow on April 16, 2015

Brussels, 16 April 2015 - The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Simon Coveney T.D. today joined with Carlos Moedas, European Commissioner for Research, Science and Innovation, and Karmenu Vella, Commissioner for Environment, Maritime Affa Read more.

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ARCTICNET, STATOIL AND RDC COLLABORATE ON RESEARCH EXPEDITION

by Barry Snow on April 14, 2015

ArcticNet, a Network of Centres of Excellence of Canada, the Research & Development Corporation (RDC) of Newfoundland and Labrador, Statoil Canada and Husky En Read more.

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KRAKEN DELIVERS DEEP-SEA SONAR SYSTEM TO FRAUNHOFER INSTITUTE

by wade on March 30, 2015

(ST. JOHN’S, NEWFOUNDLAND; March 25, 2015) – Kraken Sonar Inc. (TSX-V: PNG) announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Kraken Sonar Systems Inc. has delivered a deep-sea rated Interferometric Synthetic Aperture Sonar (INSAS) system to Germany’s Fraunhofer Institute for Optronics, System Technology and Image Exploitation (IOSB). Read more.