ANW Trucking Inc. is located in Courtenay, with alternate locations all over Vancouver Island and the Lower Mainland (their main warehouse is in Nanaimo, BC). ANW Trucking is a family owned and operated business that is focused on providing superior freight delivery and transportation service, including transportation services to the food and fishing industries. Connecting Vancouver, mainland BC and all of North America with Vancouver Island is essential and ANW Trucking is proud to be an integral part of helping businesses and residents succeed.
Aquabyte offers artificial intelligence technology that provides automated sea lice counting, biomass, and feed analysis. Their software platform allows for an unprecedented level of industry optimization, resulting in increased yields and greater profit for farm owners. Their mission is to be the best software tech company creating environmentally sound and sustainable food production.
Biomark was founded with the intent to develop a premiere fish tagging organization using RFID tag technology. It quickly adapted into a company that not only tagged fish, but also manufactures RFID tag products, develops RFID tag data recovery systems based on their customer’s goals. Biomark is the worldwide leader in RFID products for fisheries management. From innovative, first of their kind, stream, river, hydro facility and production RFID tag management systems, to tag injection systems and production tagging services, Biomark delivers the best in products and services to its customers.
Dynamic Systems Analysis specializes in risk management in marine environments. Whether operations or assets must be safeguarded from failure, DSA uses its advanced engineering tools and expertise to ensure a project's success. DSA's consulting capacity encompasses a wide range of sectors, including defense, offshore oil & gas, marine renewable energy, and aquaculture.
Founded in 1989, and headquartered at Vancouver International Airport (YVR), Flying Fresh Air Freight is a recognized leader in the transportation of perishable cargo throughout the world. CEO and founder Brendan Harnett has evolved the business over the past decade to include a fully comprehensive logistics service– leading to the formation of FFAF Cargo, a subsidiary of Flying Fresh Air Freight.
First Nation entrepreneur, James Walkus from the Kwakuitl Nation, has had incredible success growing his multi-generation, family-run business – James Walkus Fishing Company. With aquaculture representing 60% of his business, Walkus is able to employee around 30 people year-round.
Lions Gate Fisheries Ltd. is a family owned Canadian company. We are a producer, processor, exporter, wholesaler and distributor of premium fresh and frozen seafood. Our company was founded in 1938 has over 60 years experience in a wide range of the most popular seafood items from Canada's west coast, and the rest of the world.
The Tidal Group of companies is one Western Canada’s largest suppliers to the offshore mooring and industrial marine sectors. The recent acquisition of Northwest Wire Rope Ltd in Nanaimo B.C. adds to the ongoing strategy to offer their customers reliable products and innovative solutions. The company keeps a considerable stock of both new and repurposed mooring accessories for the offshore industry, in all sizes / types. From their Pacific locations in Vancouver and Nanaimo B.C., the company supplies high quality anchoring products to the Pacific Rim, from Alaska to Mexico.
NLB Corporation is a global leader in the development and manufacture of 2,000 to 40,000 psi (140-2800 bar) high-pressure water jetting systems for industry.
Pacific Marine Construction Ltd. specializes in the design and manufacturing of custom concrete floating structures for a variety of marine applications. Over ninety percent of these products are supplied for use in the Canadian Aquaculture market. Projects range from large warehouse/accommodation feed barges to compressor floats, ensilage systems and maintenance or renovations of existing barges.Each project is entirely unique and custom built and designed by our team to meet the specific needs of our clients and the surrounding environment. The state-of-the-art features and ergonomic designs of these floats prove that size, comfort and innovation are all achievable at sea.
Phibro Animal Health Corporation, a leading global animal health company dedicated to helping meet the growing demand for animal protein, is a diversified animal health and mineral nutrition company concentrating exclusively on animals for food production. For nearly 40 years we have been committed to providing livestock producers with value-based solutions to help them maintain and enhance the health of their animals. We develop, manufacture and market a broad range of products for livestock, poultry and aquaculture. Our products help prevent, control and treat diseases, enhance nutrition to help improve health and contribute to balanced mineral nutrition.
The Tlatlasikwala First Nation are the descendants of the Tlatlasikwala, Nakumgilisala and Yutlinuk peoples. Their Territory covers the lands and waters of northern Vancouver Island and their home village is at beautiful Bull Harbour on Hope Island. Their people originated from spiritual places in their Territory and numbered in the thousands until contact with sailing vessels 200 years ago. Today the survivors number 61 and they are working hard to re-build their community. he The Tlatlasikwala First Nation welcome economic development in our territory, as long it's environmentally sustainable, conserves all natural resources on the land and in the waters, and provides training, jobs and benefits for the Tlatlasikwala people.