Royal Canadian Navy, NATO STO – CMRE & Portuguese Navy to Discuss Data Exploitation at Maritime Information Warfare 2019

July 3, 2019 – A key theme to be discussed at the 3rd Annual Maritime Information conference, taking place on the 18th-19th November 2019, is ‘Information as an Enabler: Data exploitation’. This will be addressed by three senior military officials from the Royal Canadian Navy, NATO STO – CRME (Centre for Maritime Research and Experimentation), and Portuguese Navy. For those interested in attending, there is a £100 early bird discount expiring at midnight on Monday 30th September 2019. Featured expert speakers and their presentations on day one of the event…

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Federal Fleet Services Sponsored the Naval Support Ships Conference in London

From 19 – 21 February Federal Fleet Services sponsored the international Naval Support Ships conference in London, UK. Spencer Fraser, CEO of Federal Fleet Services was provided the chance to brief world navies on the success of Canada’s Resolve-Class Naval Support Ship Asterix. There were several points made by global navies during the conference this week which should provide some serious food-for-thought for Canadian shipbuilding and naval operations: All current European replenishment ship construction programs at well-established military shipyards are estimating a minimum of 5-year construction times. Davie’s achievement in…

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NATO Heads of State and Government to Meet in London

February 6, 2019 – I am pleased to announce that Allies have agreed that the next meeting of NATO Heads of State and Government will take place in London in December 2019. We are grateful to the United Kingdom for agreeing to host this meeting in NATO’s 70th anniversary year. London was the home of NATO’s first headquarters. The United Kingdom was one of the Alliance’s twelve founding members and continues to play a key role in the Alliance, making essential contributions to our shared security. The meeting in London…

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