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First International Agreement

by Admin on July 26, 2017

On behalf of The Town of Holyrood , CAO Gary Corbett wishes to announce:   Holyrood has signed its first ever international agreement in the Oceans Holyrood Initiative – shortly thereafter, it had the occasion to sign a second.    We are  excited by the economic potential for our Town
Holyrood, Newfoundland signs Friendship Agreement with Galway City Innovation District   Read more.

2018 CMOS Congress - Halifax Convention Centre



The 2018 CMOS Congress will be held at the Halifax Convention Centre, Halifax NS June 10-14, 2018. 


See for more information on the past and future CMOS Congresses. 


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MEOPAR Annual Scientific Meeting 2017





Registration is now closed for this event.


Every year, MEOPAR hosts an Annual Scientific Meeting to promote networking between our investigators, partners and highly-qualified personnel, present interesting research to the Network, and learn about topics relevant to MEOPAR's mission. 


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Marine Renewables Canada 2017 Annual Conference




The Westin Ottawa ~ 11 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario


A time to lead: – advancing Canada’s marine renewable energy industry


ONLINE REGISTRATION Now Open – CLICK HERE (early bird rate in effect until Sept 15th, 2017)

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Newfoundland and Labrador company boldly takes radar where it’s never gone before

by Admin on July 21, 2017

Northern Russia, offshore Brazil, the Gulf of Mexico—these are just some of the places where Rutter Inc.’s radar technology products are in demand. While the St. John’s-based company is small, with 33 employees globally, the firm has carved out a niche in the oil and gas business with radar technology that detects oil spills, icebergs, unidentified vessels and small objects and monitors waves and sea conditions. “We want to have as many products on our roster as we can offer, especially with the oil and gas industry in a slump,” says Blair Wheaton, Rutter’s vice president. Read more.