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June 9, 2015

BC Ferries joins Green Marine

BC Ferries joined Green Marine this year and was certified on May 28th, 2015, after being reviewed by an independent verifier earlier this month.

BC Ferries joins Green Marine

Green Marine reports steady environmental progress by its maritime industry participants

May 29, 2015

Seattle, Friday, May 29, 2015 – Green Marine awarded their environmental performance certificates to more than 80 maritime companies yesterday during its GreenTech 2015 conference being held in Seattle, Washington. “It’s wonderful to welcome colleagues from across the continent to talk about further greening our business,” says Linda Styrk, Managing Director, Maritime Division, Port of […]

Yellowline Asphalt Products Ltd. Joins Green Marine

April 7, 2015

Centrally located within the Hamilton Port Authority (HPA), Yellowline Asphalt Products has signed on as a participant to Green Marine, the leading voluntary environmental initiative for the maritime industry on the continent. Yellowline is entering its liquid asphalt cement terminal into the environmental certification program. Yellowline operates a brand new facility located on the Port’s redeveloped Pier 22.

Green Marine receives Lloyd’s List North American Maritime Award

February 19, 2015

Green Marine received the Lloyd’s List North American Maritime Award last night for Environmental Excellence. Being the recipient of this prestigious North American award is a great honour for Green Marine. “The Green Marine initiative has grown rapidly and the number of participants has almost tripled since the program’s inception in 2007, with the latest count being 90 and steadily rising,” noted David Bolduc, Green Marine’s executive director, after the ceremony in Houston, TX. “This award is a testament to the program’s success and, even more importantly, to its relevance and credibility throughout North America.”

Green Marine shortlisted for Lloyd’s List Awards 2015

January 22, 2015

Green Marine has been named as a finalist for the Lloyd’s List North American Maritime Awards 2015 to be presented February 18th in Houston.

The Green Marine environmental program was selected from an international pool of nominees as one of six finalists for the Environmental Excellence Award.

Port Everglades Joins Green Marine Program to Expand Environmental Performance

January 12, 2015

Broward County, FL – Broward County’s Port Everglades, Florida’s leading container port, is expanding its environmental efforts by signing on as a participant with Green Marine, the largest voluntary environmental program for the maritime industry in North America. As one of South Florida’s leading economic powerhouses, Port Everglades is the gateway for international trade and cruise vacations. Already among the three busiest cruise ports in the world, Port Everglades is also one of the nation’s leading container ports and South Florida’s main seaport for receiving petroleum products including gasoline, jet fuel and alternative fuels.

Port of New Orleans joins Green Marine

November 6, 2014

The Port of New Orleans is the eighth U.S. port to join Green Marine and the third American port to become a new member within the past few months.

GCT Global Container Terminals Inc. enters all its terminals in the program

October 20, 2014

As a leader of terminal operations in North America and the largest terminal operator in Canada, GCT Container Terminals Inc. (GCT) has signed on as a participant to Green Marine, the leading voluntary environmental program for the maritime industry on the continent.

Marine Atlantic Inc. joins Green Marine

September 29, 2014

Canadian East Coast ferry and terminal operator, Marine Atlantic Inc., has signed on as the newest member of Green Marine, the largest voluntary environmental program for the maritime industry in North America.

Marine Atlantic Inc. is entering its four ships and three terminals located in Argentia, Port aux Basques and North Sydney into the environmental program.

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April 2015
  • GreenTech 2015 heads for Seattle
  • Port of New Orleans assumes leadership role
  • Ballast filtration undergoes freshwater testing
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