The Canadian Institute of Marine Engineering presented its inaugural award of the Medal of Excellence. Mr. Bud Streeter received the medal at an event to mark the occasion during the annual Mari-Tech Conference and Exhibition at the Westin Nova Scotian Hotel in Halifax.
The CIMarE recognizes those who have contributed substantially, through hard work and dedication to the organization, with an honourary life membership. If there is someone you feel is deserving of this reward, please bring them to your local branch’s attention. The following is a list of those who have been recognized with this honour to date: (more…)
It has been a wonderful summer here in Atlantic Canada, with lots of sunshine. Planning is underway for Mari-Tech 2013 being held in Halifax from June 25th to 27th, 2013. There are lots of ways to participate – as a delegate, a sponsor, an exhibitor or a speaker. Please keep an eye out for Mari-Tech’s website and notices which will be forthcoming in the autumn, and plan to “Come on Down … East” next June. (more…)
Annual General Meeting and Summer Social
On June 21st, members and guests met in the downstairs lounge of the Naden Wardroom. During the AGM, the Executive all gave favourable accounts of their 2011/2012 terms: (more…)
We have had a slow spring and summer, but are enjoying the best summer weather in memory. We held our Annual General Meeting on June 6. During the meeting, we voted in the following panel of executive: (more…)
In an effort to improve member communications and to increase the value you receive for your membership dues, the National Council has decided to update its website. As a first step, after receiving and reviewing several quotes, we hired Don Wilson, P.Eng. an Honourary Life Member and designer of the very functional www.mari-tech.org site, which was instrumental in making this year’s Ottawa event so successful. (more…)