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COVID-19 – AKA’s Updated Visitor Policy and Additional Measures

COVID-19 – AKA’s Updated Visitor Policy and Additional Measures

Since the publication of our last statement on AKA’s precautionary measures on March 11, 2020, the situation within Canada and globally has continued to escalate. AKA wants to reaffirm that the safety of our staff and stakeholders and our commitment to delivering on our obligations to our customers during this time remain the highest priority for our business.

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Sustainable Hydro Workshop – Nepal

Sustainable Hydro Workshop – Nepal

Last week AKA was invited to present at the Sustainable Hydro Workshop hosted by the Government of Canada in Kathmandu, Nepal. Tobia Wiedemer discussed the details and benefits of AKA’s project on “Turning Micro-Hydroplants into Microgrids". A team of AKA’s engineers,...

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AKA Leading Supplier of Power Systems for the Marine Industry

AKA Leading Supplier of Power Systems for the Marine Industry

Thank you to the honorable MLA Allen Roach for the kind mention in the legislature. We are happy to be a part of a thriving Prince Edward Island and grateful to have the support of the Government of Prince Edward Island Island and its residents. We take great pride in...

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Jason Aspin Inducted to PEI Business Hall of Fame

Jason Aspin Inducted to PEI Business Hall of Fame

AKA is honoured to announce that our CEO Jason Aspin will be inducted into the Junior Achievement Prince Edward Island Business Hall of fame May 23rd, 2018. Jason has always been committed to the community and is known for giving support to many Island businesses and...

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Press Releases

AKA Announcing Partnership with MAN Diesel & Turbo

AKA Announcing Partnership with MAN Diesel & Turbo

AKA Announcing Partnership with MAN Diesel & Turbo - Two Leaders in Marine Power and Propulsion Grow Together Canadian, Prince Edward Island based engineering firm Aspin Kemp and Associates Inc. (AKA) and German based MAN Diesel & Turbo SE solidified a new...

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AKA Top 10 Private Business Growth Award Finalists

AKA Top 10 Private Business Growth Award Finalists

The Canadian Chamber of Commerce and Grant Thornton LLP announced today that Aspin Kemp & Associates is among the Top 10 Finalists for the national 2016 Private Business Growth Award. This distinguished award honours the integral role that Canada’s private...

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Clean Hybrid Technology Gets EPA Verification

Clean Hybrid Technology Gets EPA Verification

Clean hybrid technology that's already proving its value in two of the world's most environmentally sensitive ports has received verification from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The EPA has verified the XeroPoint Hybrid Tug Retrofit System (XeroPoint)...

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Events

Smart Energy Event 2020

Smart Energy Event 2020

AKA is exhibiting at the Smart Energy Event in Halifax, April 7-8, 2020. We are also pleased to be a silver sponsor of this year’s event. Check out our booth to plan your microgrid and green energy projects. https://smartenergyevent.ca/ If you would like to set up...

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WATTS Up Conference 2020 – Norway

WATTS Up Conference 2020 – Norway

On March 5th, AKA’s Sales Manager in Norway, Michael North, presented our experience in DP Closed Bus and Hybrid Propulsion systems at the Maritime Battery Forum’s annual conference “Watts Up 2020”. Many interesting topics were presented with good interaction and...

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Marintec China

Marintec China

AKA is pleased to be exhibiting at Marintec China. We will be at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre from December 3 - 6, 2019. We are proud to be sharing exhibit space with Wuxi NuoRui Electronic Technology Co Ltd. Drop by booth W5K23 to discuss how we can...

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International WorkBoat Show

International WorkBoat Show

Come meet our team at this year’s International WorkBoat Show in New Orleans from December 4th to 6th, 2019. We will be at the Morial Convention Center ready to discuss greener and more reliable power solutions for the Marine industry. Drop by booth 1858 to discuss...

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Dynamic Positioning Conference 2019

Dynamic Positioning Conference 2019

Representatives from Aspin Kemp & Associates (AKA) are exhibiting at the MTS Dynamic Positioning Conference in Houston on October 15th and 16th, 2019. We will be showcasing our newest achievement of the World’s First Hybrid Floating Drilling Unit, the Transocean...

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Smart Energy Event 2019

Smart Energy Event 2019

AKA is exhibiting at the Smart Energy Event in Halifax, April 16-17, 2019. Check out our booth to plan your microgrid and green energy projects.

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International WorkBoat Show

International WorkBoat Show

Representatives from Aspin Kemp & Associates (AKA) will be attending this year’s International WorkBoat Show in New Orleans from November 28 to November 30, 2018 at the Morial Convention Center. Drop by booth 1742 to discuss how we can help you with your greener...

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Dynamic Positioning Conference 2018

Dynamic Positioning Conference 2018

Representatives from Aspin Kemp & Associates (AKA) are attending the Dynamic Positioning Conference in Houston on October 9th and 10th, 2018. We engineer and manufacture the world’s most reliable power and propulsion systems. As a result, AKA has also shifted the...

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Videos

AKA Microgrid – Poole’s Corner

AKA Microgrid – Poole’s Corner

At AKA, we have converted the power system at our Pooles Corner manufacturing facility into a Microgrid. Smart Microgrids – the green, flexible and reliable power solution of tomorrow and today.

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AKA Microgrid

AKA Microgrid

Not only can AKA’s microgrid help reduce a facility’s electrical bill, manage the power inputs and outputs, and incorporate green energy sources and energy storage. It is also designed to be scalable and optimize available space. These images show AKA’s microgrid at our manufacturing facility in Pooles Corner, Prince Edward Island, Canada.

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AKA and MAN Diesel & Turbo Signing Ceremony

AKA and MAN Diesel & Turbo Signing Ceremony

On June 26th, 2017 the partnership between Aspin Kemp & Associates Inc. (AKA) and MAN Diesel & Turbo was finalized. The signing ceremony was held at AKA’s corporate headquarters in Montague, Prince Edward Island.

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Foriegn Professionals Stregthen Local Businesses

Foriegn Professionals Stregthen Local Businesses

Mechanical engineer Stepan Makarov wanted to apply his skills on an international level. He and his family moved to Canada from Russia seeking new opportunities and a different way of life. Stepan has brough a wealth of knowledge and engineering solutions to AKA. He's...

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AKA announcing partnership with MAN Diesel & Turbo

AKA announcing partnership with MAN Diesel & Turbo

CEO, Jason Aspin of Aspin Kemp & Associates (AKA) Inc. is excited about the new opportunities and growth the partnership with MAN Diesel & Turbo will bring. Aspin Kemp & Associates Inc. is a Canadian based company leading Marine and landbased Power and...

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AKA DP3 Short Circuit Test

AKA DP3 Short Circuit Test

This video shows the last 100ms of a successful Short Circuit Test of the AKA DP3 Main Power and Propulsion Plant on the Deepwater Conqueror.

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