LOOKNorth Network Members partner with Boeing Phantom Works
On October 25th, Boeing Phantom Works announced collaborative partnerships with two members of the LOOKNorth Network: St. John’s-based C‑CORE and Montreal-based GHGSat are working with Boeing to develop remote sensing solutions that go beyond Boeing’s current satellite platform business.
Sikumiut Environmental Management Ltd. (Sikumiut), an Inuit-owned business registered in Newfoundland and Labrador, is collaborating with LOOKNorth to demonstrate the use of advanced remote sensing technology to help ships detect and avoid marine mammals when navigating Canada's Arctic waters.
LOOKNorth has worked with the Canada Mining Innovation Council on its Environmental Stewardship Initiative (ESI) to improve environmental management practices. Through a background scoping study, stakeholder consultations and ongoing committee interactions, the ESI committee, on which a LOOKNOrth representative sits) has identified three key areas of focus – water, mine closure and tailings.
SkyBEAM (Building Envelope Asset Mapping) aims for safer, more comprehensive and less costly building envelope monitoring
With support from LOOKNorth’s Technology Validation Program, Toronto-based unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) and data solutions company Industrial SkyWorks is conducting a project to integrate, test and calibrate two of its innovative monitoring technologies in order to provide safer, more comprehensive and less costly building envelope monitoring, especially for large industrial facilities.