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Cascadia Seaweed Preps for New Products

  • Jan 20, 2022
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Sentry Lands $1.9M from SDTC

  • Dec 06, 2021
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Halifax Port Authority Opens PIER

  • Dec 06, 2021

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Cascadia Seaweed Preps for New Products

  • Jan 20, 2022
  • Peter Moreira

Having launched its seaweed-based spice at a food fair in November, British Columbia’s Cascadia Seaweed is ramping up to launch such new products as seaweed burgers and a cattle additive that can reduce bovine methane.

Founded four years ago in

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Sentry Lands $1.9M from SDTC

  • Dec 06, 2021
  • Peter Moreira

Charlottetown-based Sentry, whose technology gives utilities real-time analyses of their wastewater, has received a $1.9 million grant from Sustainable Development Technologies Canada, or SDTC.

Sentry, which uses real-time bio-electrode sensors to

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Halifax Port Authority Opens PIER

  • Dec 06, 2021
  • Avery Mullen

The Port of Halifax's new living lab, designed to be a global centre for collaboration on maritime innovation, especially as it pertains to the port industry, is open for business.

Located in the old Halifax Seaport Farmers' Market building on

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Launching our Oceantech Survey

  • Nov 24, 2021
  • Peter Moreira

At Entrevestor, we’re now gearing up to produce our data reports for 2021, and we’d like to tell you how we’re enhancing these products.

As we have for the past nine years, we will produce our annual Atlantic Canada Startup Data report, which we

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Ashored to Develop Whale-Safe Lobster Traps

  • Nov 19, 2021
  • Avery Mullen

Ashored, the Dartmouth-based maker of fishing equipment that reduces accidental harm to marine animals such as whales, will head up a $1.4 million Ocean Supercluster project to develop a “rope-on-command” system for lobster and crab traps.

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Innovacorp Accelerate’s 2nd Cohort

  • Oct 11, 2021
  • Avery Mullen

Nova Scotia venture capital Crown corporation Innovacorp has announced 14 participants for the second cohort of its revamped, virtual Accelerate program.

The participating companies, all of which have sales of less than $1 million and equity

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Ocean Enterprises Surging: Nadeau

  • Oct 08, 2021
  • Avery Mullen

Atlantic Canada’s cluster of service and data-related oceans companies is comparable in size to the largest American clusters, such as Massachusetts, and its growth has accelerated since the opening of COVE, a study by the Dartmouth-based bluetech

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Ocean Startup Project Names Cohort

  • Oct 05, 2021
  • Avery Mullen

Dartmouth-based carbon sequestration specialist Planetary Hydrogen has won as much as $200,000 from the Ocean Startup Challenge competition, along with 39 other bluetech companies that bagged a combined $1.4 million in smaller prizes.

The Ocean

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CDL Partners With Virginia’s Ocean Visions

  • Sep 21, 2021
  • Avery Mullen

Startup accelerator Creative Destruction Lab’s oceans stream has joined Virginia-based industry group Ocean Visions to offer training to startups gunning for the Carbon Removal XPRIZE -- a cleantech startup competition with a US$100 million prize,

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COVE Joins International Consortium

  • Aug 25, 2021
  • Avery Mullen

A consortium of bluetech support organizations that includes Dartmouth’s COVE ocean technology hub has signed a memorandum of understanding to collaborate on research planning, technology commercialization and supply chain management.

Announced at

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Bluetech Funding Lags

  • Aug 17, 2021
  • Avery Mullen

Atlantic Canada’s ocean technology sector is growing faster than ever, but Entrevestor’s 2020 Startup Data Survey shows possible trouble ahead on the funding front.

Although just a few years old, the segment has already achieved a degree of

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PanGeo to Lead $3.4M OSC Project

  • Aug 11, 2021
  • Avery Mullen

PanGeo Subsea, which was bought by fellow Newfoundland and Labrador company Kraken Robotics in July, will lead a $3.4 million Ocean Supercluster project to develop seafloor imaging technology for offshore energy installations.

Also on board are

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