Oceans Ltd. operates out of two
offices located in St. John's, Newfoundland and Halifax, Nova
Scotia. The Newfoundland office has a 24/7 marine weather and
sea state forecasting office in-house. Both offices provide
site-specific, area, and route forecasting services to various
Oceans Ltd. was incorporated in Newfoundland in 1981 in order
to carry out applied research and services in oceanography.
Since that time, the company has grown and diversified
substantially into specific work categories with the ocean as
the common link.
Ocean Research - Oceans Ltd.
has conducted a variety of research activities which include
search and rescue field trials; detection of objects at sea;
oceanographic data collection and analysis of waves; currents
and ocean circulation; and studies of vibration
characteristics of ships.
Weather Forecasting / Meteorology
- With its operational weather forecasting office Oceans Ltd.
has been providing marine weather and sea state forecasts to
offshore operators and vessels.