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Virtual Marine Technology
Virtual Marine Technology (VMT) develops simulators for survival craft, fast response craft and high speed electronic navigation training. VMT is partnered with Canada's leading maritime institutions to research, model and simulate small craft motion. Complementing the company’s simulation expertise is a team of mariners with over 70 years of Coast Guard, teaching and regulatory experience.
The suite of products offered by VMT is: Survival Quest – for lifeboats; Mission Quest – for fast rescue craft; NetSim –for electronic navigation training; and Professional Services – for custom maritime simulation and training.
Virtual Marine is recognized across the marine environment (defence contractors, oil & gas operators, maritime training institutions and Coast Guards) for delivering high fidelity simulation and training solutions to improve the safety of personnel and assets. Virtual Marine is committed to annual investments in research and has fostered a strong academic network on "human factors" studies. With St. John's the North American "centre of excellence" for cold ocean, ice, and harsh maritime environment research, Virtual Marine is working collaboratively with key industry, academic and research stakeholders to advance maritime safety.