July 8, 2020

I’m so excited! It sometime pays off to be persistent and stubborn because I think we just solved the mystery. With all the information below I have never been more convinced that the engine still rests at the bottom of the Saint John River and was never retrieved year...

March 4, 2016

What we know for sure is that locomotive 508 was built by Manchester Locomotive Works Company in 1885.

 I got a package in the mail today from Carl Riff of Hamilton Ontario sharing a very interesting story with me.  The story of the Mulberry locomotive which i...

March 3, 2016

It wasn't warm but we had a great time on the river today doing another sonar survey but this time with the MS 1000 (same as model used on Oak Island).  This sonar replaced the sonar device we had back in 2004 and has a lot more features than the previous model.  Even...

March 2, 2016

Received some interesting pics from Daryl Demerchant this morning.  The following images are pretty close to what we are looking for in the Saint John River.  These may come in very handy during the sonar survey.

Above: Similar dimensions as locomotive 508...

February 28, 2016

 

 

Me and Marc Laforge from Gemtec went out on the Saint John River this morning to measure the thickness of the ice and layout points A,B, C and Hole #3 (see attached images).  Hole #3 is where we saw some interesting images last time we did a sonar survey on the ice b...

January 2, 2016

Our 2011 World Record ICE Igloo made the 2016 Guinness Book of Records this year.  Only a select amount of records make it to the book (print) and to date our Igloo never made the cut.  All of that changed this year.  Five years later and we still hold the record.  FYI...

December 12, 2015

Got this award today at work.  Nice to be recognized for hard work.

 

 

 

November 27, 2015

 

At work this summer, I introduced a very cool new way of viewing underwater bridge piers in zero visibility conditions.   Sonar techonolgy has come a long way since 2003 and they can now provide way better detailed images.  

 

A sonar survey of two b...

November 19, 2015

 This was posted on the CN corperate facebook page today

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