Newfoundland Shipwrecks Cleared of Explosives

Beneath the icy blue water off Bell Island, NL, are the remnants of naval history – four Second World War-era sunken ships. It’s a favorite spot for recreational divers, but as with any sunken warship, there are dangers associated with unexploded ordnance and ammunition. This summer, a team of clearance divers from Fleet Diving Units Pacific and Atlantic, and Combat…

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23 Years Late, Bottom Surveys for RCN Going Ahead

After 23 years have elapsed since the end of the MCDV construction program, their route survey task comes nearer to fruition. Kraken Robotics Inc. is pleased to announce that it has signed a Robotics as a Service (RaaS) contract with the Canadian government for testing of Kraken’s ultra-high resolution survey equipment with the Royal Canadian Navy (RCN). This $0.5 million…

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