Innovators: Equipment

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ADAPTING GIS SOFTWARE TO ENHANCE MUSSEL FARMING

by wade on September 4, 2014

(Green Bay, NL, 28 August 2014) Two provincial mussel farming operations will develop and implement new fish management software to enhance operations with help from the Provincial Government. The Honourable Keith Hutchings, Minister of Fisheries and Aquaculture, announced $30,180 through the Fisheries Technology and New Opportunities Program today to help Sunrise Fish Farms Inc. in Green Bay and its sister company Connaigre Fish Farms Inc. in the Coast of Bays pursue the project.
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INVESTING IN TECHNOLOGY FOR DEEP-WATER SOCKING AND HARVESTING

by wade on December 9, 2013

Connaigre Fish Farms Incorporated is developing innovative deep water mussel socking and harvesting technology. The  Provincial Government is granting them with $33,367 to assist in the development of equipment that will streamline the process of handling mussels in deep waters.   Read more.

Tariff Relief on Imported Machinery, Equipment and Industrial Inputs

by wade on December 12, 2011

According to the latest Canadian Manufactureers and Exporters Newsletter the federal Department of Finance will eliminate import tariffs on over 70 categories of industrial inputs and equipment, effective this December. Read more.


			

Marine Institute - Centre for Aquaculture and Seafood Development (CASD)

May 2, 2011

The Centre for Aquaculture and Seafood Development (CASD) is a comprehensive industrial response unit within the School of Fisheries at the Fisheries and Marine Institute of Memorial University. The Centre is internationally recognized for its applied scientific and technical expertise, comprehensive research facilities and commitment to clients in the seafood processing and aquaculture industries. Read more.


			

C&W Offshore / C&W Industrial Fabrication and Marine Equipment

April 26, 2011

C&W Offshore designs and manufactures a variety tools and custom equipment for the offshore oil and gas industry. The company’s main facility is located in Donovans Industrial Park, in Mt. Pearl. It is comprised of a 15,000 square foot high bay with 20 ton crane, and over 2 acres of lay down area. There is also a full machine shop and custom test frame.
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