Advancing Nova Scotia's Aerospace, Marine and Defence Industries.

At ADIANS our mandate is to globally promote and advance the development of Nova Scotia’s ever-expanding industrial sectors to both military and commercial markets.


Take your business to new heights. Nova Scotia supplies aerospace solutions to businesses like NASA and Lockheed Martin.


Nova Scotia has a dynamic cluster of defence and security companies that deliver innovative solutions to Canadian and global markets.


A history of Maritime tradition. Nova Scotian contractors are world leaders in such fields as acoustic hull design and sonar technologies.


Become a member and connect to over 90 marine, aerospace and defence companies in Nova Scotia.

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  • 17Oct2016
    MetOcean & JouBeh connect as metOcean telematics

    MetOcean Data Systems and JouBeh Technologies will merge to create metOcean telematics. The merger will bring together two well established and innovative organizations with considerable global reach. Collectively, metOcean telematics will be positioned to provide complete end-to-end telematics services — with a focus on niche MetOcean solutions and custom Defence & Security products.

  • 17Oct2016

    Halifax, Canada – October 17th 2016 - IMP Aerospace announced that it has been awarded a contract by the Chilean Navy (ACH) following an international competitive bidding process for the service life extension, depot maintenance and avionics upgrade of their P-3 Orion Maritime Patrol Aircraft. The ACH P-3 Orion aircraft play a critical role in detecting submarine threats, search and rescue, littoral/overland surveillance and economic zone and shipping lane protection.

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Upcoming events

  • 31Oct2016
    Saab Supplier Development Day

     Supplier Development DayCombat Systems Integration (CSI) in support of Canadian Surface Combatant (CSC) Program Monday, October 31, 2016Prince George Hotel1725 Market Street | Halifax, Nova Scotia The Atlantic Alliance of Aerospace and Defence Assoc...

  • 01Nov2016
    Backman Vidcom's AV Technology Showcase

    Please join Backman Vidcom and friends at our AV Vendor Showcase on Tuesday, November 1st. We are gathering leading commercial and pro AV industry manufacturers to showcase the latest technologies for audio, video, display, CCTV, access control, secu...

  • 14Nov2016
    HDMS Peter Willemoes Visit and OMT Industry Day

    Canada and Denmark are like-minded nations when facing international and national issues. We are allies and neighbors in the Arctic and in the Atlantic Ocean. We have similar challenges to operate in huge areas where conditions are unforgiving and re...

  • 17Nov2016
    German Canadian Concourse

    Going into the fifth installment of the German Canadian Concourse series (GCC), in 2016 the GCC ventures into the ocean, discovering a new sea of data generated from disparate sources in globally exploring and monitoring our oceans. The GCC will conn...