Company Profile

NorCan Marine Inc. is a Canadian company designing, engineering and leasing high-speed, technologically advanced vessels: the NorCan 222 – Emergency Response, Rescue and Support Vessel (ERRSV). NorCan will charter and operate the NorCan 222 vessels worldwide, supporting any marine industry or enterprise requiring a vessel with fast response and versatility unmatched in the current offshore fleet.

The NorCan 222 Emergency Response Rescue and Support Vessel (ERRSV) represents a step change in the marine industry by providing a truly Industry proven, multi-purpose, stable, high-speed, extremely low emission, 80-tonne bollard pull vessel, capable of operating in extreme latitudes, responding to emergencies and daily service duty anywhere in the worldwide marine market.

The NorCan 222 will offer a significant competitive advantage to the current vessels servicing marine industries due to its speed, fit-for-purpose equipment on board, accommodations, and extremely low emissions – surpassing current environmental standards.

Partner Profiles

Russell L. Compton: President & COO, Director, NorCan Marine Inc.

With more than 38 years of experience in the offshore oil, gas and marine industry, Mr. Russ Compton understands what is required for the safe and efficient operation of offshore marine industries. This combined with his experience in the North Atlantic, Canadian High Arctic, European North Sea, Norway, Holland, United Kingdom, the Mediterranean, Middle East, Africa, Australia, and Asia, gives Russ a well-rounded perspective on the needs of the offshore industry worldwide.

Russ recognizes the increasingly urgent need for a new type of vessel for coastal protection, emergency response, crew transport, and supply. He formed NorCan Marine to answer this need with a high-speed, energy-efficient vessel incorporating the latest technological advancements in reducing greenhouse gas emissions, environmentally sensitive treatment of wastewater, quick response to environmental emergencies, and efficient crew transport and supply.

Captain Hans Dyrlie: Key Advisor (RET), NorCan Marine Inc.

With more than 50 years of experience as a mariner, shipbuilder and logistics consultant, Cpt. Hans Dyrlie is uniquely qualified to understand the complexities of the design, manufacture, and management of vessels to meet the evolving needs of all industries associated with seafaring – whether for oil and gas production, shipping, crew transport, supply, or emergency response.