Innovators: OA

Chevron Canada to Donate Survival Equipment to Marine Institute's Offshore Safety and Survival Centre

by Admin on July 19, 2016

Chevron Canada is making a large donation of safety and survival equipment, valued at approximately $477,000, to aid in training for the offshore petroleum industry delivered by the Offshore Safety and Survival Centre (OSSC) at the Fisheries and Marine Institute of Memorial University of Newfoundland. Read more. Read more.

NEIA Opens Call For Abstracts for NEWLEEF

by Admin on June 6, 2016

“The green economy and the clean technology and services which drive it represent a significant path for economic diversification and growth for Newfoundland and Labrador,” says Ted Lomond, Executive Director of NEIA. “This is a particularly exciting year for industry given the priority focus the Federal government is giving the environment and the support of the products and processes which protect it.” Read more.


Dr. Peter H. Diamandis, chairman and CEO of XPRIZE, announces the launch of the $7M Shell Ocean Discovery XPRIZE

by Barry Snow on December 15, 2015

SAN FRANCISCO (December 14, 2015) — At a keynote address during the American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting in San Francisco, Dr. Peter H. Diamandis, chairman and CEO of XPRIZE, announced the launch of the $7M Shell Ocean Discovery XPRIZE, a three-year global competition challenging teams to advance ocean technologies for rapid and unmanned ocean exploration.    Read more.