Oceanic Consulting Corporation

Oceanic Consulting Corporation

September 19, 2005 12:08 ET

Oceanic Consulting Corporation

and Vizon SciTech Inc. Announce Alliance Agreement Attention: News Editor, Science Editor ST. JOHN'S, NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR--(CCNMatthews - Sept. 19, 2005) - Oceanic Consulting Corporation and Vizon SciTec Inc. have recently entered into an alliance agreement to market Vizon SciTec's Ocean Engineering Centre (OEC), located in Vancouver, British Columbia. This agreement will allow Oceanic to jointly market these facilities internationally under the trade name Vizon SciTec Inc./Oceanic Consulting Corporation.
The alliance of Vizon SciTec Inc. and Oceanic Consulting Corporation is one that will create a unified and complementary organization which will more effectively deliver a broader and more sophisticated range of engineering, consulting, and hydrodynamic test services to a growing and increasingly more experienced client base.
Over the past 25 years, OEC has built a strong reputation with engineers, naval architects, and ship builders throughout the Pacific Northwest as the facility of choice for ship model testing and research.
Vizon's OEC is Western Canada's foremost hydrodynamic test facility and offers its clients a 67-meter towing tank and a 30.5-meter maneuvering basin.
Oceanic Consulting Corporation is an ocean engineering firm based in St. John's, Newfoundland that provides commercial services in marine performance evaluation to the international marketplace. As an alliance of the private sector with the National Research Council of Canada and Memorial University of Newfoundland, Oceanic is a world leader in marine performance evaluation and offers clients over three decades of experience, 200 researchers and engineers, and one of the world's most comprehensive collections of marine testing and research facilities, including the world's longest ice/towing tank at 90-meters, the world's largest flume tank at 22-meters, 200- and 58-meter wave/towing tanks, a centre for marine simulation, a cavitation tunnel and an offshore engineering basin.
For further details on this alliance, please contact:
Mr. Brian Nixon, President and CEO, Vizon SciTech Inc. at bnixon@vizonscitech.com or Mr. Shawn Searle, VP, Business Development, Oceanic Consulting Corporation at shawn_searle@oceaniccorp.com. /For further information: please visit www.oceaniccorp.com/ IN: TECHNOLOGY

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