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Read success stories about NRC research, and how our work contributes to the success of our clients and partners.

 

Allison Kennedy

- St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador

Research Centre: Ocean, Coastal and River Engineering
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- St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador

Research Centre: Ocean, Coastal and River Engineering
Industry: Modeling and Simulation Technologies
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- St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador

Research Centre: Industrial Research Assistance Program
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- St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador

Research Centre: Ocean, Coastal and River Engineering
With the rapid growth of oil and gas development off Canada's east coast, and as economic and political interests in the Arctic increase, the ability for seagoing vessels and offshore structures to operate safely in Canadian waters remains of critical importance. The use of predictive strategies continues to be a crucial tool in avoiding collisions and protecting existing structures in waterways saturated with icebergs, ice build-up and other formidable obstacles.
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- St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador

Research Centre: Industrial Research Assistance Program
Financial fraud has become an escalating challenge for financial institutions worldwide. Three Canadian inventors came up with a solution
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- St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador

Research Centre: Ocean, Coastal and River Engineering
After four long-range patrol submarines crossed the ocean from Britain's Royal Navy to join the fleet of the Royal Canadian Navy, they were renamed HMCS Victoria, Windsor, Chicoutimi and Corner Brook. These Victoria Class submarines have since been equipped with new systems that are essential to their ongoing operation and will include a state-of-the-art autopilot control system designed and developed in Canada.