Innovators: OA


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    OceansAdvance issues RFP for Development of Capabilities Database

    by Kassandra Sharron on 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.   Read more.

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    Innovation Norway - Bringing Norwegian Ocean Technology Companies to Newfoundland

    by Admin on September 18, 2017

    Innovation Norway is leading their Going Global project to Newfoundland & Labrador from October 16-20, 2017. Eight to ten Norwegian companies will be in St. Read more.

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    by wade on April 4, 2012

    By Andrew Safer: The Newfoundland and Labrador ocean technology cluster is focused in St. John’s, the City of Ocean Excellence—with a metropolitan area population of 196,000—which is served by 15 research and educational institutions in its surrounding area. The primary driver for ocean technology development in this province has been the requirement to overcome the challenges of developing offshore oil resources in the presence of sea ice, icebergs, and fog. Read more.

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    Byron Dawe, Ocean Technology Pioneer

    by wade on November 30, 2011

    By Andrew Safer with files from Wade Kearley: Newfoundland and Labrador said good-bye to a pillar of the ocean technology community when Byron Dawe, 60, passed away on November 17th. A driving force in the development of the industry in this province, he will be deeply missed.   Read more.

    LOOKNorth Roundtable Cancelled

    by Admin on November 24, 2011

    Due to the inclement weather the LOOKNorth Presentation scheduled for Thursday, November 24 was cancelled.   It will be rescheduled at the earliest possible date.

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