Nova Scotia is home to a strong cluster of marine, defence and aerospace industries.

The companies listed in this directory are key contributors to the marine, defence and aerospace industry. ADIANS works closely with its members to facilitate increased competitiveness and innovation. Nova Scotia companies are export driven, knowledge-based and have a reputation that resonates in global markets. Canadian government defence procurements reflect an undercurrent of energy taking hold within the marine defence industries in Nova Scotia. This energy is resonating through our local member companies that will be key providers within a critical supply chain.

This publication gives you a quick and easy reference matrix to identify the Nova Scotia companies and organizations equipped with the capabilities you are seeking. Many of the world’s specialists are actively researching this province as they look for inroads and opportunities to partner. In short, Nova Scotia is on everyone’s map and ADIANS is your entry portal to learning more about the capabilities of the marine, defence and aerospace industry.

We invite you to visit us online at – or in person – to meet the companies and organizations that make the Nova Scotia marine, defence and aerospace sector dynamic and focused on growth.

Glenn Copeland
President, ADIANS