Beluga sound environment in the Saguenay-St. Lawrence Marine Park: Methodology for the evaluation of sound reduction measures for Parks Canada boats, sea excursions and scientists

imar Réalisation, Technologies environnementales

The purpose of this project was to provide Parks Canada with a methodology to assist in the recovery of Beluga critical habitat, by reducing the noise level emitted by Parks Canada’s fleet of boats, by sea excursion boats and those dedicated to scientific research, of small model, sailing in the marine park.

Risk study on safe duration of transit when performed by a single pilot

imar Réalisation, Sureté/Sécurité Maritime

The overall objective of the study was to allow the LPA and the CPSLC to decide on the safe duration of transit when performed by a single pilot. More specifically, considering different risk factors, The purpose of the study was to assess the safe transit time between Québec/Trois-Rivières/Montréal and propose,where appropriate, mitigation measures. These objectives included checking whether fatigue appears as …

Design and manufacture of a lobster slider

imar Geni maritime, Réalisation

The project consisted of the development of a slide system for the safe release of lobster females on lobster boats in the Gaspé fleet. To do this, the engineers of Innovation maritime met with fishermen and other people involved in the project in order to identify needs, to design and manufacture a prototype slide and to carry out functional tests …

Eye/hand/foot coordination test for evaluation of future crane operators

Magik Web Réalisation, Transport maritime

The Maritime Employers Association (MEA) trains longshoremen for the operation of different port cranes. To do this, they use various tools such as simulators and training equipment. One of these tests evaluates the eye/hand/foot coordination of the candidates. This test is relatively standard and not necessarily adapted to the work context of crane operators. The aim of the project was …

Tracking module for monitoring voluntary speed reduction measures on the St. Lawrence

Magik Web Navigation, Réalisation

Although environmentally friendly, the movement of ships may have some negative impacts on habitats and certain species of the St. Lawrence. This is why the marine industry, the relevant ministries and environmental groups are working together to put in place innovative solutions to improve cohabitation. One of the measures adopted is speed reduction by ships in areas deemed to be at …

3D Navigator

imar Navigation, Réalisation

As part of their training, the students in navigation of the Institut maritime du Québec (IMQ) must be trained in the rules of the road and in the interpretation of navigation lights. In this regard, Innovation maritime has developed an educational tool to visualize in 3 dimensions different scenarios showing vessels with their respective navigation lights. Scenarios presented in 3D …

Crawler mounting design

imar Geni maritime, Réalisation

The objective of the project was to develop a crawler trolley that would allow the launching of boats built at the shipyard. It’s from a concept proposed by the client that the team of Innovation maritime carried out the structural validation of the handling equipment to be manufactured. This truck was to be able to withstand 300 metric tons, withstand …