Innovators: Press Releases


FRCC Releases "Towards Recovered and Sustainable Groundfish Fisheries in Eastern Canada"

by wade on September 16, 2011

Halifax, N.S. Sept. 15, 2011 – The Fisheries Resource Conservation Council (FRCC) released today to the Honourable Keith Ashfield, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans, its report entitled, Towards Recovered and Sustainable Groundfish Fisheries in Eastern Canada. The report provides guidance for promoting the recovery of groundfish stocks (with an emphasis on cod) in Eastern Canada and the rebuilding of sustainable fisheries based on those stocks. Read more.

Journal of Ocean Technology Calls for Research Papers and Essays

by wade on August 30, 2011

The Journal of Ocean Technology magazine production team is inviting the submission of research papers and essays for volume 7 (four issues), which are due for publication in 2012. Read more.

BAE Systems Technology Scouting Mission to St. John's: September 20, 2011

by wade on August 30, 2011

BAE Systems is participating in an exclusive technology-scouting visit to St. John's on Sept. 20, 2011.  
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Ocean Research Advisory Panel Nominations for Membership now closed

by wade on August 22, 2011

The National Ocean Council’s (NOC) Ocean Research Advisory Panel (ORAP)has oficially closed the period for nominations for membership.  The deadline was September 15, 2011. Read more.

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Pro-Dive Marine takes Delivery of Powerful New Panther ROV

by wade on August 15, 2011

Pro-Dive Marine Services is the first company in Canada to take delivery of the powerful new Panther XT Plus work ROV manufactured by Saab Seaeye. David Squires, president of Newfoundland-based Pro-Dive, believes the new design of ROV will add a significant work resource to Canada’s East Coast offshore operations.   Read more.