Author Archives: Martin Leduc

Martin Leduc has held a Transport Canada Marine Engineer Certificate since 1999, working on numerous types and sizes of commercial ships, primarily in Canada. He is better known in some circles by his hobby website, which explore the numerous facets of being a professional Marine Engineer in today’s world. He lives in Nanaimo, with his wife and three young sons. You can reach him at


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Seaspan’s Brian Carter to give NSPS update at The New Wave

Marine Engineering – The New Wave’s Organizing Committee is pleased to announced that Mr. Brian Carter, President of Seaspan Shipyards, will give a keynote address during Friday, June 13th’s noon meal time break from technical papers. Mr. Carter will provide an update on the National Shipbuilding Procurement Strategy (NSPS) and where the program stands right […]

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Keep Calm (from internet)


Calling all Students!

Are you a Marine or Mechanical Engineering student or in related field? Do you have a bright idea, or project, you would like to showcase? If so, the organizing committee of Marine Engineering – The New Wave would like to hear from you. We are setting aside some space at the Technical Conference to feature […]

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Deadline for accomodation discounted rates – May 12

We are sending out this reminder to all active participant of Marine Engineering – The New Wave. The technical conference and exhibition will take place June 11, 12, and 13th at the Delta Ocean Pointe Resort and Spa, on Victoria’s picturesque Inner Harbour.  Those who plan to attend, such as exhibitors, registrants, sponsors or presenters, […]

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A rush for “Bronze”

Marine Engineering – The New Wave‘s organizing committee has seen a flurry of interest and activities these last few weeks, and we are very proud to have numerous Bronze Level Sponsors join The New Wave, and its delivery of a high caliber technical conference. Esquimalt Drydock Company 3GA Marine Ltd. Babcock Canada   All three […]

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Lloyd’s Register brings a “Silver” lining

Marine Engineering – The New Wave‘s organizing committee is pleased to welcome Lloyd’s Register as a Silver Level Sponsor. Lloyd’s Register is synonymous with Quality Assurance in ship building and operations, but also ashore, in various industry. Lloyd’s Register is a long time supporter of the Canadian Institute of Marine Engineering and we are most […]

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The New Wave’s exciting technical program

The Vancouver Island Branch of the Canadian Institute of Marine Engineering is hosting “Marine Engineering: The New Wave“, a technical conference and exhibition for Marine Professionals. The conference will take place June 12 and 13, 2014 at the Delta Victoria Ocean Pointe Resort and Spa. The two-day event will feature guest speakers, relevant technical presentations, […]

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Technical Presentations schedule update

The Organizing Committee has finalize the Presentation schedule for Marine Engineering – The New Wave, and is now contacting presenters too confirm their selection. We will be releasing the full schedule of Technical Presentations in a few days. The Technical Conference aspect has shaped up to be a very active and relevant program. Each presentations […]

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SNC-Lavallin has always been “Special”

Marine Engineering – The New Wave organizing committee extends our gratitude to SNC-Lavallin, and their Esquimalt based office and staff, for providing material support in the extensive planning efforts for this technical conference. SNC-Lavallin has a solid history of support for Vancouver Island Branch of the Canadian Institute of Marine Engineering, and we are grateful […]

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UVic : Bronze Level sponsors

Behind every great engineering feat, is a resourceful and well trained engineer. With that in mind, Marine Engineering – The New Wave’s organizing committee is proud to have the support of the University of Victoria’s, Department of Mechanical Engineering. UVic’s early participation in the capacity of Bronze Level sponsor exemplify their fundamental leadership role. The […]

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SSI delivers “Gold” Constructor

Victoria, BC, based SSI, developer of ShipConstructor®, an Autodesk based solutions for the shipbuilding and offshore industry announces its sponsorship of Marine Engineering – The New Wave technical conference to be held in Victoria BC, June 2014. The organizing committee is very excited to have SSI as a Gold Level Sponsor. SSI’s flagship software is […]

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