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  • 23 July 2020
    Authorities & Government, Project & Tenders, Research & Development, Technology

    Canada’s Ocean Supercluster (OSC) has issued a second Canada-wide Call for Proposals for its Accelerated Ocean Solutions Program (AOSP). It will further invest in ocean projects and trigger additional industry investment in innovation and capacity-building in oceans during this challenging time. The AOSP supplements the Ocean Supercluster’s core programs in Technology Leadership and Innovation Ecosystem. […]

  • 16 November 2018
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    The government of Canada has signed the agreement to invest up to nearly C$153 million ($116 million), matched dollar for dollar by the private sector, in the Atlantic Canada–based Ocean Supercluster.

  • 19 February 2018
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    The government of Canada has announced C$950 million ($757 million) investment in five business innovation superclusters including the one established to advance ocean-based industries.

  • 28 September 2018
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Canada’s Ocean Supercluster (OSC) has appointed Kendra MacDonald as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) to lead the initiative towards the goal of making ocean economy one of the Canada’s most significant and sustainable value-creating economic segments.

  • 21 January 2020
    Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Kraken Robotics has finalized the contract for the OceanVision project with the Ocean Supercluster and industry partners, Petroleum Research Newfoundland and Labrador, Ocean Choice International and Nunavut Fisheries Association. OceanVision is a three-year, $18.8 million, project focused on the development of new marine technologies and products to enable an underwater robotics data acquisition and data […]

  • 15 April 2020
    Business & Finance

    Canada’s Ocean Supercluster has appointed Pascal Milord as technology leadership program manager. Pascal has extensive experience in project management and innovation in manufacturing, marine technology, and offshore sectors. He particularly focuses on marine navigation systems, offshore and subsea projects, systems engineering, as well as harsh environment solutions. In his new role, Pascal will facilitate the […]

  • 21 February 2018
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology, Vessels

    Cape Sharp Tidal is preparing to deploy the second of the two 2MW tidal turbines this summer at the Fundy Ocean Research Center for Energy (FORCE) test site in the Bay of Fundy.

  • 19 February 2018
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    The government of Nova Scotia has welcomed federal government’s investment in the creation of ocean business supercluster that will be based in Atlantic Canada region.

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

    Kraken Robotics has delivered its ThunderFish 300 autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) to its test partner, Defense Research and Development Canada (DRDC) in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Final sea acceptance testing was completed on August 8. The delivery to DRDC was facilitated by a $1 million contract award under the Canadian government’s Build in Canada Innovation Program. […]

  • 20 August 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Kraken Robotics’ German subsidiary, Kraken Robotik, has been awarded a contract to deliver 3,000 meter rated SeaVision laser scanning sensors to the GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research in Kiel, Germany.  The contract value is approximately $0.5 million with delivery expected during Q1, 2020. Under this contract, Kraken will deliver a twin pod SeaVision 3D […]

  • 6 July 2018
    Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Ocean Infinity and Kraken Robotics have finalized the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) regarding the strategic alliance for maritime robotics technology, products, and services. The MoU establishes a collaborative arrangement, pursuant to which Kraken will become a strategic partner to Ocean Infinity. This may include the future supply of additional sensors, components, software, and systems as well […]

  • 2 December 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders, Research & Development

    Kraken Robotics’ subsidiary Kraken Power has signed a multi-year supply agreement with Multi Pump Innovation (MPI) of Norway. Under the agreement, MPI will purchase RIM-driven thrusters and control systems for use in MPI’s new JetMaster automated cage cleaners used for fish farming. While JetMaster is a new product for MPI, its position in fish farming […]

  • 4 May 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Ocean innovators in Canada will soon have a new place to work and collaborate, with the Centre for Ocean Ventures and Entrepreneurship, known as COVE, set to open this spring. Five companies have signed tenant agreements for the new ocean hub located on the former Coast Guard site on the Dartmouth waterfront. Taylor Widrig, Halifax, […]

  • 17 April 2019
    Equipment, Research & Development

    Kraken Robotics has been awarded a financial contribution of $1 million from the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador under the Innovation and Business Development Funding (IBDF) program and will be used for the initial phase of the OceanVision project that Kraken plans to pursue as part of the Ocean Supercluster initiative. OceanVision is a proposed […]

  • 14 August 2018
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Emera has withdrawn from the joint venture Cape Sharp Tidal it formed with now defunct OpenHydro stating the project no longer represents the value for the Canadian energy business.

  • 9 December 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Ocean data company XOCEAN has completed the acquisition of 4D Ocean, a specialist autonomous hydrographic survey company. The announcement follows the news of XOCEAN’s €7.9 million funding round. 4D Ocean founder and CEO, Duncan Mallace, said: “Both companies have been growing together at an unprecedented rate and it was obvious that there was great synergy, […]

  • 1 November 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    OceanGate has said it plans to build two new submersibles using its innovative carbon fiber and titanium design. The Everett-based company has begun the construction planning for the next two Cyclops-class subs (Cyclops 3 and Cyclops 4), which are planned to be rated for up to 6,000 meters. The company said it is in discussions […]

  • 10 May 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    OceanGate has hired subsea engineer, Dan Scoville, to join its team as Director of Systems Integration and Marine Operations. Scoville brings with him a diverse background in subsea vehicles, inspection, and engineering as well as a passion for deep sea discovery and exploration. “We couldn’t be more excited about Dan joining the team, he has […]

  • 12 February 2020
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    NOAA and the exploration initiative OceanX have forged a formal agreement to advance ocean exploration and scientific research that increases public understanding of the importance and value of the ocean. Through a new memorandum of understanding, NOAA scientists will advise and join OceanX on missions aboard specially designed high-tech OceanX vessels to advance their shared […]

  • 24 October 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    OceanGate Inc. (OGI), a global provider of deep-sea manned submersible solutions, has completed a series of dives in the Gulf of Mexico to observe the ecological impact of decommissioned oil platforms on ocean life using the 5-person manned submersible Antipodes. This expedition was part of an initial study related to the “Rigs to Reefs” program, […]

  • 10 April 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Everett-based provider of manned submersible services OceanGate has named Robert Shuman as chief operating officer Effective immediately, Shuman will be responsible for ensuring operational excellence and positioning the company for future growth. He is tasked with overseeing strategic prioritization, resource alignment, and accountability across the company. “We’re very excited to have Bob on board,” stated […]

  • 16 January 2018
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    OceanGate and SubC Imaging have formed a strategic alliance to capture the 4K images of the RMS Titanic shipwreck and debris field. SubC Imaging cameras and lights will be installed on OceanGate’s Cyclops 2, the first manned submersible to survey the Titanic since 2005. The six-week Titanic Survey Expedition will depart from St. John’s, Newfoundland in June 2018 with […]