Innovators: Navigation


by wade on January 25, 2013

ST. JOHN’S, NEWFOUNDLAND – JANUARY 21, 2013 – Kraken Sonar Systems Inc., which bills itself as a leading marine technology company, announced today that it has signed a Contribution Agreement with the National Research Council of Canada Industrial Research Assistance Program (NRC IRAP).
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Local Company to Navigate Waters to International Markets

by Admin on May 9, 2011

ST. JOHN’S, NL – MAY 4, 2011 -The Honourable Susan Sullivan, Minister of Innovation, Trade and Rural Development, today announced a $500,000 investment in NavSim Technology. This investment allows the company to target new growth opportunities in international markets for its navigational software, which reduces the risk of collision or grounding for recreational boaters and major ship traffic.   Read more.


Marine Institute - Centre for Marine Simulation (CMS)

May 2, 2011

Centre for Marine Simulation (CMS) is a research and training facility operated by the Marine Institute of Memorial University providing a comprehensive suite of marine simulation capabilities. It assists the maritime and offshore industries in mitigating the risk of accidents, in accelerating training and improving performance, and in testing new equipment designs. Read more.


Marine Industrial Lighting Systems Ltd.

April 27, 2011

Marine Industrial Lighting Systems is an innovative marine lighting technology company that provides traditional marine lighting products but specializes in new innovative lighting products, not readily available on the market, to marine and offshore installations.   Canada’s only 100% Canadian (and Newfoundland) owned and operated Marine lighting designer and manufacturer.   Read more.