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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  • 03Feb2016
    Canadian Military Purchases Enterprise Licenses of Modest3D Editor

    Halifax, Nova Scotia (FSCwire) - Modest Tree Media Inc. is pleased to announce that the Canadian Department of National Defence has purchased enterprise licensing of Modest3D Editor, making the software the new standard for building 3D interactive training content in the military. Modest Tree signed the contract with DND, through PWGSC, last Friday, 29 January.

  • 21Jan2016

    Allswater continues its involvement in the tidal energy industry, undertaking a FEED (front end engineering and design) study of foundation installations for the Minas Basin in Nova Scotia.

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Upcoming events

  • 09Feb2016
    ConvergX 2016

    Canada’s Biggest Industries come together at the inaugural ConvergXTM ConferenceCONVERGXTM – the first Global Defence and Energy Conference to create investment and growth opportunities between the Oil & Gas and Aerospace, Defence & Security Industri...

  • 11Feb2016
    Sayle Group Lunch 'N Learn

    Protect Your People and Make Safety Culture Your Competitive Advantage For Mega Project Supply ChainsBuilding strong Safety Culture is our passion at SayleGroup.  According to the Halifax Gateway , Atlantic Canada Mega Projects have a committed inves...

  • 23Feb2016
    ICOE Edinburgh

    Marine Renewables Canada, with support from ACOA and DFATD, is leading a delegation to the 2016 International Conference on Ocean Energy (ICOE), taking place February 23-25, 2016 in Edinburgh, Scotland. This mission will comprise of a Marine Renewabl...

  • 15Mar2016
    Oceanology International

    The Oceanology International event offers the world’s leading forum where industry, academia and government share knowledge and connect with themarine science and ocean technology communities. Oceanology International’s world-class exhibition and con...

  • 20Jun2016
    Baltic Military Expo 2016

     14th BALT-MILITARY-EXPO Baltic Military Fair, will be held in June 20-22, 2016 at the AMBEREXPO Exhibition & Convention Centre, Gdańsk. BME is held in close partnership with Poland’s General Command of Branches of Armed Forces Inspectorate for the N...