The Port of Hueneme, ranked in the top 11% of all U.S. Ports for general cargo flow has signed on as a participant in Green Marine, the largest voluntary environmental program for the maritime industry in North America. The announcement was made November 23rd by Jess Herrera, President of the Oxnard Harbor District’s Board of Harbor Commissioners.
The Oshawa Port Authority, one of Green Marine’s founding members as the former Oshawa Harbour Commission, is again a Green Marine participant. In 2012 the port temporarily suspended its participation in the Green Marine environmental program while it transitioned to become one of 18 Canadian Port Authorities (CPAs).
Green Marine has signed a nine-month contract with Transport Canada to provide insight on underwater noise generated by shipping and its effects on marine life, along with potential solutions…
Green Marine has been named as a finalist for the Lloyd’s List Global Awards 2015 that will be presented at the National Maritime Museum in Greenwich, London, on October 1, 2015. The Green Marine environmental program was selected from an international pool of nominees as one of seven finalists for the Environment Award.
BC Ferries joined Green Marine this year and was certified on May 28th, 2015, after being reviewed by an independent verifier earlier this month.
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 […]
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 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 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.
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