Polar Road to Riches
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In the 21 January 2006 issue of New Scientist, Mick Hammer suggests novel ways to navigate and break through Arctic ice are bringing the region’s untapped resources within reach. Martech Polar’s Captain David Snider provided technical input and comment.
Captain Snider, Principal Consultant
Captain David (Duke) Snider, MM, BMS, FNI, FRGS
Captain Snider is the CEO and Principal Consultant of Martech Polar Consulting, Ltd. He is a Master Mariner and with 40 years at sea, operating vessels in a variety of ice regimes in the Arctic, Antarctic, Baltic, Great Lakes and Eastern North American waters. He also has extensive tenure onboard coastal and offshore research vessels as Chief Officer and Master. He retired from Canadian Coast Guard service as Regional Director Fleet Western Region in 2012.
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