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Marine Institute - Centre for Marine Simulation (CMS)

May 2, 2011

Centre for Marine Simulation (CMS) is a research and training facility operated by the Marine Institute of Memorial University providing a comprehensive suite of marine simulation capabilities. It assists the maritime and offshore industries in mitigating the risk of accidents, in accelerating training and improving performance, and in testing new equipment designs. Read more.


Marine Institute - Centre for Aquaculture and Seafood Development (CASD)

May 2, 2011

The Centre for Aquaculture and Seafood Development (CASD) is a comprehensive industrial response unit within the School of Fisheries at the Fisheries and Marine Institute of Memorial University. The Centre is internationally recognized for its applied scientific and technical expertise, comprehensive research facilities and commitment to clients in the seafood processing and aquaculture industries. Read more.


Canadian Centre for Fisheries Innovation (CCFI)

May 2, 2011

The Canadian Centre for Fisheries Innovation (CCFI) is a non-profit organization owned by Memorial University and funded by the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador with additional support from the Maritime Provinces’ Governments. CCFI has a mandate to apply fisheries related science and technology capability of universities and colleges in the Atlantic region to the problems and potential of the fishing industry with the goal of making the industry more productive and profitable.  Read more.


PETRA International

April 29, 2011

PETRA International provides consulting expertise in ocean sciences to the ocean technology sector. The primary focus is marine geoscience consulting associated with continental shelf and continental slope seafloor mapping, geohazard and hydrographic surveys with experience in the Canadian Arctic, Canadian east coast, Gulf of Mexico, Near East and the Far East.   Read more.