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News Energy Manufacturing General Technology
September 8, 2020  

Ballard launches first zero emissions module to power ships

Aligns with aggressive targets (50% lower) for reduction of CO2 emissions in the sector by 2050.

News Manufacturing General
September 1, 2020  

Kraken gets $3M from NRC-IRAP for ThunderFish development

Will be larger with increased depth rating, larger payload capacity and longer mission endurance.

News Transportation General
August 4, 2020  

Navy enters new era by welcoming long awaited Arctic warship into fleet

HMCS Harry DeWolf was welcomed in a ceremony at Canadian Forces Base Halifax on July 31, five years after Irving Shipbuilding first started cutting steel

News Transportation General
July 9, 2020  

Health official revokes US travel exemption for Irving Shipbuilding

No more back and forth while the border between the two countries remains officially closed for non-essential visits.

News Manufacturing General
July 8, 2020  

Kraken Robotics secures three defence contracts worth $1M

Technology includes marine sensors, laser scanner and enhancement of a customer’s sonar product.

News Aerospace Manufacturing General
February 4, 2020  

Dash 8 joins federal marine surveillance program

The aircraft will be modified to detect oil spills, monitor ships and whale movements.

News Manufacturing Transportation General
July 30, 2019  

International shipping under the microscope as whale death toll grows

Examinations of five of the carcasses showed three of them had injuries consistent with ship strikes.

News Government Manufacturing General
May 30, 2019  

Canadian Coast Guard’s first new icebreaker welcomed to fleet

The government cited the cost for the three icebreakers as $610 million.

Biz Intelligence Manufacturing Transportation General Sustainability
May 15, 2019  

Making waves in the marine industry

Case history provided by Rittal: Tugboats in the Great

News Manufacturing General Technology
September 19, 2018  

Kraken awarded $1M sonar signal software contract

Will be supported by company’s recently established Acoustic Signal Processing Group.

News Manufacturing General
June 14, 2018  

Unifor gives Irving’s Halifax Shipyard 48-hour strike notice

75% of its members voted against the deal offered following eight months of negotiations.

News Chemicals Manufacturing General
May 23, 2018  

Research needed re: impact of microplastics on BC shellfish

Simon Fraser study found microplastics at 16 sites in the Baynes Sound and Lambert Channel areas.

News Manufacturing General Sustainability
April 11, 2018  

Study suggests marine heat waves getting more frequent, lasting longer

The prolonged heat can harm biodiversity, as well as fisheries and aquaculture: scientists.

News Construction Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
January 5, 2015  

Roxul announces global industrial technical insulation platform

Company says merger was necessary to link North American business to global community.

News Production
November 4, 2011  

Sea-faring bearings

Thordon Bearings builds its global business making rudder and shaftline products that use seawater for lubrication.