Innovators: Press Releases

LOOKNorth Call for Proposals: Monitoring Technologies for the Resource Sector

by Admin on August 24, 2016

Since 2012 LOOKNorth has invested over $2.2 million and supported 24 Technology Validation Projects with 34 partners across Canada, leveraging more than $5 million in cash and in-kind support from industry and from other funding bodies. They are now soliciting proposals from small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs), researchers and academics based in Canada, for projects that promote commercialization of remote sensing and in-situ monitoring technologies that support sustainable development of Canada’s natural resou Read more.

City of St. John's Named as Canada's Sixth Most Friendly Place for Business

by Admin on August 24, 2016

Canada Business and PROFIT magazines recently released the results from a survey of some 60 municipalities with populations of 15,000 or more, awarding each city scores on factors such as the cost of office space, the speed of processing a building permit, the percentage of residents, in addition to independent demographic and market data. St. John’s ranked sixth in the Most Business Friendly sub-list of the overall survey. Read more.

SubC Imaging Has Been Selected by the Marine Technology Reporter to the MTR 100

by Admin on August 24, 2016

SubC Imaging has been selected by the Marine Technology Reporter to the MTR 100 a list of the 100 most influential companies in the international marine technology marketplace. The selection recognizes SubC’s international success and the rapid adoption of its technology in the Offshore Energy, Ocean Sciences and Aerospace and Defence markets. Each year the magazine evaluates and ranks marine technology companies worldwide to create the MTR 100 list. Read more.

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Kraken Named to Marine Technology Top 100

by Admin on August 24, 2016

Kraken Sonar Systems Inc. has again been named by Marine Technology Reporter to the MTR 100 - a list of the 100 most influential companies in the international marine technology marketplace. This is the fourth year in a row that Kraken has been selected for the list. Marine Technology Reporteris the world's largest audited circulation magazine to cover the marine technology market. Each year the magazine evaluates and ranks marine technology companies worldwide to create the MTR 100 list.   Read more.

Newfoundland's Oceans Learning Partnership's Coastal Explorers Field School Named One of Five Winners in UL Innovative Education Award Program to Advance Environment and Stem Education

by Admin on August 24, 2016

Oceans Learning Partnership’s Coastal Explorers Field School in Newfoundland, Canada, which operates a ‘floating classroom’ and onshore laboratories that give students in the Newfoundland and Labrador province opportunities to interact with marine environments in a scientific perspective, has been named one of the five winners in the second annual UL (Underwriters Laboratories, Inc.) Innovative Education Award program. The organization will receive a grant of $50,000. The Coastal Explorers Field School invites students to become marine scientists for the day. Read more.