Innovators:

FOCUSED ON THE BIG PICTURE

Mashrura Musharraf Investigates Methods to Improve Safety Training for Offshore Oil and Gas Workers

by Wade Kearley for OceansAdvance Inc.

 


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SubC Imaging Profiled In The Overcasts Next Gen NL Series

SubC Imaging is proud to be the first company profiled ...


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BRINGING WIRELESS POWER TO THE WORLD

"If you can make something better, smaller and faster, then why not do it?” 

Kris McNeil, President

Solace Power


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THE ACCIDENTAL INNOVATOR

Helping graduate student entrepreneurs capitalize on innovative research.


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JUDITH BOBBITT:

From 3-D images of icebergs to harnessing the curative powers of seaweed, one entrepreneur’s determined journey to international success in physical oceanography.


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NEWS

OA MEMBERS SUCCESS AT OCEANOLOGY 2018

March 29, 2018

20+ Booths at the Canadian Pavillion at Oceanology 2018! Fantastic B2B and Collaborative Opportunities at this event.
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Press Release | 2nd Annual Turning The Tide Marine Industry Awards- 2018

March 13, 2018

Turning The Tide Awards Announces 2018 Recipients

The 2018 recipients for the prestigious Turning the Tide Marine Industry Awards were announced in St. John’s today. Chairman Paul Antle, along with members of the selection committee, announced the three award recipients at the NRC Ocean, Coastal and River Engineering Building. TheTurning the Tide Marine Industry Awards honour excellence and innovation in Newfoundland and Labrador’s marine industry.

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OceansAdvance issues RFP for Development of Capabilities Database

March 1, 2018

INTRODUCTION   OceansAdvance Inc. (OA) is the Ocean Technology (OT) Cluster for Newfoundland and Labrador (NL). In collaboration with The Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA), and the Newfoundland and Labrador (NL) Provincial Department of Tourism, Culture, Industry, and Innovation (TCII), OA is seeking the services of a Consultant to develop a database comprising capabilities and competitive strengths of the OceansAdvance membership, for reference via OA’s website.  
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Porpoise friendly | Marine Institute playing pivotal part in race against extinction of species

February 8, 2018

BY MANDY COOK

 

In San Felipe in the Upper Gulf of California, Mexico, the vast majority of the residents of the coastal community fish for a living.   Trouble is, the gillnets they’ve used for generations to sustain themselves have largely contributed to the decimation of the highly endangered vaquita porpoise, which only lives in that particular area of the ocean. Only 30 individuals of the little marine mammal remain.

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ALL SYSTEMS ARE GO

January 30, 2018

An interview with Robert Gash, engineering research scientist with NRC OCRE   by Wade Kearley   Through the wall of windows along the north side of the University Centre, the skies over the St. John’s Campus appear grey as the unusually cold weather lingers. Although it is mid-May, the few straggly maples visible on campus have not yet opened fully into leaf.  
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