Innovators: Feature Stories

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MEMORIAL UNIVERSITY FEATURED IN MARINE TECHNOLOGY REPORTER MAGAZINE

by Barry Snow on May 11, 2015

They can come in all shapes and sizes, silently shuttled along by the currents. The larger versions are white, glistening and beautiful and a potential disaster waiting to happen.  Read more.

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VIRTUAL MARINE TECHNOLOGY ANNOUNCES INSTALLATION OF ITS FIRST LIFEBOAT SIMULATOR SYSTEM IN NORWAY

by Barry Snow on May 10, 2015

Virtual Marine Technology is pleased to announce it has installed its first lifeboat simulator system in Norway.   Read more.

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OPENING OCEANS OF OPPORTUNITY

by wade on April 15, 2015

Armed with a formal education in how to protect the marine environment and develop solutions to manage marine resources, Tiffany Martin is committed to opening minds across the province to the importance of marine sustainability, the challenges faced by the oceans sector and the exciting career opportunities available here at home.   Read more.

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GOING TO SEE: NL TRADE MISSION TO IRELAND FOCUSED ON OCEANS

by wade on October 21, 2014

Enabled by rapidly evolving technology and innovative approaches in research, business and policy,  the world is moving at a rapid pace to embrace the opportunities in the marine environment. Take as evidence the enormous investments of the EU in terms of policy documents and funding with a firm focus on oceans and the Arctic for business, for jobs and for economic development. A key player with the EU is Ireland which has sovereign rights to a large chunk of the continental shelf. Read more.

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NEW OCEAN CLUSTER ESTABLISHED IN MAINE

by wade on October 20, 2014

(Portland Maine: October 16, 2014) Maine Governor Paul LePage today announced the successful establishment of the New England Ocean Cluster in Maine. The Iceland Ocean Cluster, led by Thor Sigfusson, has partnered with North Atlantic Assets and Soli DG, Inc. of Maine to establish the New England Ocean Cluster and New England Ocean Cluster House. 
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