Innovators: Transportation

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by wade on January 19, 2014

(St. John's, NL; 16 Jan. 2014) A new simulator facility at the Fisheries and Marine Institute of Memorial University of Newfoundland will provide offshore operators with advanced and customized training for the supply and support of offshore facilities and production platforms.
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ExtremeOcean Innovation a Winner in Carbon Trust Offshore Competition

by wade on October 5, 2011

St. John’s, NL: Sept. 20, 2011: ExtremeOcean Innovation is pleased to report that its innovative TranSPAR vessel design proposal has been selected as one of the winners in the Carbon Trust Offshore Wind Accelerator Access Competition. Competing against more than 450 entrants from around the world, the Canadian company, based in St. John’s NL, was one of 13 successful participants selected by Carbon Trust.
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National Research Council - Ocean, Coastal and River Engineering (NRC/OCRE)

May 2, 2011

The NRC Ocean, Coastal and River Engineering (NRC OCRE) supports a broad cross-section of industry sectors by developing creative and practical solutions to engineering challenges in rivers, lakes and marine environments. It provides expertise and tools to identify, adapt, and integrate advanced solutions into systems that improve the performance and safety of ocean, coastal, and marine operations, meet the challenges of climate change, and protect infrastructure, property and people from severe weather events and other environmental risks.   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.