HIGHLIGHTS
Register for the Annual Member Holiday Social on Wednesday, December 15, 2021
Join econext, OceansAdvance and ACADA staff, directors, members, Industry stakeholders and decision makers for an evening of food, drink, and networking at the Sheraton Hotel St. John’s in their Indoor Garden. While the event is free, we are asking for a minimum $5.00 donation when registering that will be donated directly to Heavenly Creatures NL. Click here to register.


Canada’s Ocean Asset Map
Rich in ocean resources and boundless potential, Canada’s ocean capabilities run deep. Canada’s Ocean Asset map is an evergreen tool that visually captures the breadth of world-class experience, products, and services that Canadian companies have on offer to the world.  Click here to GET ON THE MAP!


Canada’s Ocean Supercluster (OSC) in Partnership with Ashored Innovations and eSonar Announce $1.4M ROC Fishing System Project
On November 18, 2021, OSC announced the $1.4M ROC Fishing System Project. This Nova Scotia-led project will develop and commercialize ropeless or rope-on-command (ROC) fishing solutions to help address global problems including vertical line entanglements, plastic pollution, and ‘ghost fishing’ caused by abandoned, lost, and discarded fishing gear. Click here to read more.


World Ocean Council (WOC) Partners with Green Marine to Advance Maritime Industry Sustainability
On November 14, 2021, the WOC has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Green Marine, formalizing an already strong working relationship between the organizations and their complementary efforts on industry environmental sustainability and ocean health. Click here to read more.


Destination Canada Featured in North Start Meetings Group Article “Why Canada Is Making Waves in Ocean Sciences”
Destination Canada was featured in North Start Meetings Group Article on November 11, 2021. Canadian destinations across the eastern and western coasts have attracted global organizations like IEEE and the World Aquaculture Society due to their ocean industry expertise and specialized talent pools. Click here to read more.


Military Sensors Market Research Report Estimates Revenue Increase from 2021 into 2026
New market statistics forecast that the Global Military Sensors Market size, estimated at USD 9,241.45 million in 2020 is expected to reach USD 10,268.18 million in 2021, at a CAGR of 11.44% to reach USD 17,708.58 million by 2026. Click here to find out more.


Econext Submits Renewable Energy Plan Recommendations to the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador
Econext has submitted a series of 36 recommendations for the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador to consider in the development of a new renewable energy plan. Click here to read the Renewable Energy Plan proposed by Econext.


Kraken Robotics Awarded $7.1 Million of Contracts for Offshore Subsea Inspections
Kraken is pleased to announce that its wholly owned subsidiaries Kraken Robotic Systems Inc. and PanGeo Subsea Inc. have been awarded $7.1 million for two contracts from the Newfoundland Offshore Oil and Gas Industry Recovery Assistance (OOGIRA) Fund. Click here for more information. Click here for more information.