Industry success stories

August 5, 2014

CSL releases its new Sustainability Report

CSL has released its new Corporate Sustainability Report, featuring highlights of its 2013 sustainability performance and progress and affirming responsible business practices. The inaugural report broadens the scope of CSL’s Environmental Report published since 2008. The 2013 report features CSL’s progress in achieving its short- and long-term sustainability goals and commitments. Notable accomplishments include: Seven new […]

CSL releases its new Sustainability Report

The Algoma Harvester arrives in the Great Lakes

July 17, 2014

Algoma Central Corporation christened its second Equinox Class bulk cargo vessel, the Algoma Harvester earlier today. The christening took place in Hamilton Harbour. The Equinox Class represents the next generation of Great Lakes – St. Lawrence Waterway bulk cargo vessels. The ships have been designed to optimize fuel efficiency and operating performance thus minimizing environmental […]

Atlantic Towing buys four diesel-electric platform supply vessels

July 14, 2014

Atlantic Towing (ATL) is to add four diesel-electric platform supply vessels (PSVs) to its fleet. ATL’s first PSV 5000 newbuild to enter service in the second half of 2016.

Transport Desgagnés receives a maritime award from the Organization of the American States

June 19, 2014

Transport Desgagnés is the winner of the 1st Maritime Award of the Americas in the category Environmental Waste Management in Commercial Shipping. This award acknowledges successful practices that demonstrate excellence, innovation, and sustainability in the Maritime and Port Sector.

Port of Quebec swings into sustainable actions

April 17, 2014

The Quebec Port Authority has unveiled its first-ever sustainable development action plan.

Seattle ups reward for using low-sulfur bunkers

April 3, 2014

The Port of Seattle has increase the cash available to vessels using bunker fuel with a maximum sulphur content of 0.10 per cent while at berth.

New icebreaker launched by Fednav

March 21, 2014

The Nunavik is equipped with the latest environmental technologies, such as a Tier II engine that reduces nitrogen oxide emissions by 20 per cent.

Duluth receives green infrastructure grant

February 24, 2014

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) awarded a $250,000 Great Lakes Restoration Initiative grant to the City of Duluth to fund green infrastructure projects to improve water quality in the Lake Superior Basin. Duluth is the first of 16 cities to receive funding in the initial round of EPA’s new Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Shoreline […]

Fednav receives Lloyd’s List North American Maritime Award

February 19, 2014

The Environment award recognizes the contribution by an individual, company or association from the maritime industry towards an improved outcome for the environment.

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