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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  • 08Jun2015
    Deep Vision and Hanseatic Aviation Solutions Sign MOU

    Deep Vision of Nova Scotia, Canada and Hanseatic Aviation Solutions of Bremen, Germany have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding. Under this MOU, Deep Vision will become the exclusive supplier of Hanseatic Aviation Solution's fixed-wing UAV's in Canada.

  • 02Feb2015
    MetOcean Welcomes Nick Burchill: VP of Sales & Marketing

    Dartmouth, Nova Scotia MetOcean Data Systems (“MetOcean”), a global leader in the design and manufacture of data acquisition and telemetry systems, is pleased to announce the appointment of Nick Burchill as VP of Sales & Marketing. Nick brin...

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Past events

  • 10Jun2015
    OTCNS Oceans Gala Dinner

    The Oceans Gala Dinner will be held on Wednesday June 10 at the WTCC HalifaxReception starts at 5:30There will be a three course dinner provided.Tickets on sale now!TicketsOTCNS / ADIANS Members: $145 or $1,450 for a table of 10Non-Members: $165 each...

  • 08Jun2015
    ADIANS/OTCNS Annual Reception

    The annual ADIANS/OTCNS reception is being held this year at the Halifax Club, from 1700-1930 hours. Dress will be business attire.Please come and join us!...

  • 01Dec2014
    I-ITSEC 2014

    The Interservice/ Industry Training, Simulation and Education Conference (I/ITSEC) is the world’s largest training and simulation conference. It promotes cooperation among the Armed Services, Industry, Academia and various Government agencies in purs...