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  • 11 July 2018
    Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Ocean Floor Geophysics (OFG) has secured a contract for delivery and installation of two self-compensating magnetometer (SCM) systems for the Department of National Defence’s (DND) science and technology organization, Defence Research and Development Canada (DRDC). The contract was awarded under the Built in Canada Innovation Program (BCIP), OFG informed. The systems, which are supplied with […]

  • 24 March 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Ocean Networks Canada (ONC ) is one of 26 projects to be selected for funding through the Canadian Safety and Security Program (CSSP). Government of Canada intends to invest $20 million in innovative solutions to enhance safety and security in Canada. The program is led by Defence Research and Development Canada, in partnership with Public Safety […]

  • 10 February 2016

    OceanServer Technology has received an order for an Iver3-580 EP system from Canada Public Works and Government Services for delivery to the Defence Research and Development Canada (DRDC). The Iver3 AUV will be used to augment existing autonomous systems and provide a platform to continue R&D in underwater research at DRDC Atlantic. DRDC will have access to Iver’s mature hardware […]

  • 16 August 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Canadian company Cellula Robotics said that its long-range unmanned underwater vehicle (UUV) is ready to start factory integration testing. In November last year, Cellula was given a go-ahead for the phase 3 contract by Public Services and Procurement Canada, on behalf of the Department of National Defence’s (DND) science and technology organization, Defence Research and […]

  • 3 March 2016
    Research & Development

    Fundy Ocean Research Centre for Energy (FORCE), along with Marine Renewables Canada and the Offshore Energy Research Association (OERA) are co-hosting a workshop on the durability of cables and moorings in tidal flows. The objective of the workshop is to bring together experts and stakeholders to discuss an applied research program that would focus on […]

  • 16 January 2012
    Business & Finance

    Raytheon Canada Limited has been awarded a Technology Demonstration Program for its Next Generation High Frequency Surface Wave Radar (HFSWR) by the Canadian Department of National Defence, Defence Research and Development Canada (DRDC). A system will now be installed at Hartlen Point, Nova Scotia, with a demonstration to commence in 2012. “We believe this technology […]

  • 3 October 2019
    Equipment, Research & Development

    Kraken Robotics has secured a grant of up to $749,746 from the National Research Council of Canada Industrial Research Assistance Program (NRC IRAP) to support research and development of Kraken’s ThunderFish XL Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV). Kraken’s ThunderFish XL represents further development of the ThunderFish Alpha platform that was recently delivered to Defence Research and […]

  • 7 November 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Cellula Robotics has been given a go-ahead for the next phase of a contract under which the Canadian company will develop and build a long-range unmanned underwater vehicle (UUV). Known as Solus-LR, the UUV will incorporate a fuel cell power pack and suction anchor. It should have a target range of 2000 kilometers and it […]

  • 1 September 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    SeeByte, a creator of smart software for unmanned maritime systems, and SeaRobotics, a provider of autonomous and unmanned systems, have integrated SeeByte’s SeeTrack Neptune with SeaRobotics’ family of general purpose Unmanned Surface Vehicles (USV) as part of a Defence Research and Development Canada (DRDC) contract. SeeTrack Neptune provides a payload control architecture and real time autonomy engine […]

  • 19 May 2011

    General Dynamics Canada, a pioneer in the development of underwater acoustic processing systems, today announced the creation of a new Underwater Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (UW ISR) Centre of Excellence. The latest in a series of initiatives made to reinforce General Dynamics Canada’s underwater ISR technical and product leadership, the Centre is designed to accelerate […]

  • 14 May 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders, Research & Development

    Integrated navigation, positioning and communications technology from Sonardyne will support a new, fuel cell-powered long-range unmanned underwater vehicle (UUV) being designed by subsea specialist Cellula Robotics for the Canadian defence department. The UUV, called Solus-LR, is being designed to be able to travel up to 2,000 kilometres and stay submerged on multi-month missions, supported by […]

  • 20 October 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Early in September, a team of Canadian underwater archaeologists discovered the wreck of the HMS Erebus in the eastern stretches of the Queen Maud Gulf off the coast of Canada. As part of the search, the team used an array of state-of-the-art technology, including advanced sonar devices, remotely operated vehicles and autonomous underwater vehicles, to […]

  • 3 May 2013

    In an opening address to the Atlantic Marine and Defence Industry Forum, held on April 26th in Halifax, the Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of National Revenue and Minister for the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA), said that interprovincial cooperation and private-public sector collaboration are key to maximizing the economic benefits that Atlantic Canada will derive […]

  • 10 April 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders, Research & Development

    The Government of Canada, has awarded a contract to Cellula Robotics to develop a fuel cell that will improve the ability for autonomous underwater vehicles to store sufficient energy to undertake long range and long duration missions. This contract has a total value of close to $648,000 and is being awarded under the 2016 Innovation […]

  • 18 October 2012

    While delivering the welcoming remarks at the International Conference on Ocean Energy in Dublin, Ireland, the Honourable Bernard Valcourt, Associate Minister of National Defence and Minister of State (Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency) (La Francophonie) announced that Halifax, Nova Scotia has been selected to host the next edition of this event in 2014. He also highlighted […]

  • 1 June 2011
    Business & Finance

      Cassidian, the defence and security division of EADS, will develop innovative solutions to protect ships of the Canadian Navy against new types of asymmetric threats. Under the designation LOCATES (= Laser Optical Countermeasures and Surveilllance Against Threat Environment Scenarios), the Defence Research Development Canada (DRDC), Valcartier, Québec, awarded Cassidian a contract to apply new […]

  • 7 November 2012

    Senator Michael MacDonald, on November 2, addressed the members of Atlantic Canada’s Aboriginal business community at a supplier development information session organized under the Atlantic Shipbuilding Action Plan. The Senator was speaking on behalf of the Honourable Bernard Valcourt, Associate Minister of National Defence and Minister of State (Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency) (La Francophonie) and […]

  • 19 March 2014
    Business & Finance

    BMT Fleet Technology Ltd (BMT), a subsidiary of BMT Group Ltd, an international maritime design, engineering and risk management consultancy, appointed Darcy Byrtus as President. Darcy joins BMT from General Dynamics Canada where he held the post of Director of Business Development for Naval Programs and Project Management. There, he was responsible for the strategic […]

  • 14 August 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    The Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Canada’s Environment Minister and Minister responsible for Parks Canada, recently announced that Parks Canada Underwater Archaeologists will return to Canada’s Arctic to continue an expedition of international significance; the continuing search for the lost vessels HMS Erebus and HMS Terror, from the ill-fated Sir John Franklin voyage. “Our government is pleased […]

  • 26 June 2013

    The Honourable Peter MacKay, Minister of National Defence, on behalf of the Honourable Keith Ashfield, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans today announced funding of up to $488M to procure 18-21 new vessels for the Coast Guard Fleet. Minister MacKay made the announcement during the 2013 Mari-Tech Conference, an annual event providing marine engineers and those […]

  • 26 June 2013

    The Honourable Peter MacKay, Minister of National Defence, on behalf of the Honourable Keith Ashfield, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans today announced funding of up to $488M to procure 18-21 new vessels for the Coast Guard Fleet. Minister MacKay made the announcement during the 2013 Mari-Tech Conference, an annual event providing marine engineers and those […]

  • 2 October 2012
    Ports & Logistics

    A study into the location and development of a proposed tidal power servicing centre in the port of Digby will proceed with assistance from the Government of Canada. The announcement was made today by Greg Kerr, MP for West Nova, on behalf of the Honourable Bernard Valcourt, Associate Minister of National Defence and Minister of […]