The maritime industry uses state of the art technology to support its daily operations. In fact, with its continuous developments in research and innovation, the industry has been able to increase its operational efficiency and safety while also reducing its environmental impact. The St. Lawrence River’s maritime community has an array of technology at its disposal to ensure it attains the highest level of performance and maintains its competitive advantage. Examples of different technologies used by the industry are presented here in the following three categories:

1) Training

2) Navigation

3) Environmental technologies