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August 16, 2017

Green Marine welcomes a new participant on the East Coast

Green Marine welcomes a new ship owner based in Halifax. Horizon Maritime brings a fresh perspective to traditional marine service offerings, providing our customers and partners collaborative, innovative and flexible marine solutions.   It supports various marine and offshore oil & gas market sectors such as offshore drilling & production, sub-sea construction, seismic, marine renewables, coastal […]

Green Marine welcomes a new participant on the East Coast

HHP Summit 2017 Program

August 18, 2017

The 2017 Natural Gas for High Horsepower (HHP) Summit will convene industry leaders from the marine, mining, rail, exploration, production, and power generation sectors this November 6-9 at the Prime Osborn Convention Center in Jacksonville, Florida. The HHP Summit 2017 agenda will feature several key marine industry leaders, including Harvey Gulf, Tote, Crowley, and BC […]

Green Ship Technology North America

August 15, 2017

Green Ship Technology North America will be held November 15 – 17, 2017 at the Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel, in Manhattan, NY. This year’s conference theme is “Survival of the fittest in maritime: Make smart investments, ensure you are compliant, harness innovation, future proof your fleet”. Shipping2030 North America will take place with […]

HHP Summit 2017

July 31, 2017

The 2017 Natural Gas for High Horsepower (HHP) Summit will convene industry leaders from the marine, mining, rail, exploration, production, and power generation sectors this November 6-9 at the Prime Osborn Convention Center in Jacksonville, Florida. The HHP Summit 2017 agenda will feature several key marine industry leaders, including Harvey Gulf, Tote, Crowley, and BC […]

Unique study to measure how vessel speed affects underwater noise and killer whales

July 21, 2017

Four Green Marine participants (Neptune Bulk Terminals, Seaspan ULC, Saam Smit Vancouver and the Vancouver-Fraser Port Authority) are among 54 marine shipping industry organizations to participate in a voluntary study, the first of its kind, to focus on the relationship between slower vessel speeds, underwater noise levels and effects on southern resident killer whales. Between […]

Ocean Exchange welcomes applications for innovation awards

July 21, 2017

A Call for Solutions from Ocean Exchange is now open for entries to compete for two $100,000 USD monetary awards and the Inspiring Action Solutions (non-monetary) recognition. Ocean Exchange welcomes registration from innovators with working prototypes in materials, devices, processes or systems that have the ability to: Have Impact Though Sustainability, i.e. innovations that increase […]

Quebec’s Matane–Baie-Comeau–Godbout ferry routes commit to whale conservation

July 20, 2017

Québec city, July 19, 2017 – The Société des traversiers du Québec (STQ), the province’s ferry operating agency, is pleased to be putting its Matane–Baie-Comeau–Godbout routes to further service by collaborating with the Réseau d’observation de mammifères marins (ROMM), a network for sharing observed marine mammal data, to collect information based on whale sightings en […]

Northwest Seaport Alliance is honored for its environmental practices

July 10, 2017

The Northwest Seaport Alliance has earned Inbound Logistics magazine’s 75 Green Supply Chain Partners honors for its sustainability efforts. The NWSA was recognized for its progress in reducing seaport-related emissions through the Northwest Ports Clean Air Strategy and finding innovative solutions to manage stormwater runoff. The trade magazine honored 75 organizations from various trade sectors, […]

A new dual-fuel vessel for BC Ferries

July 3, 2017

BC Ferries welcomed its second Salish Class vessel, the Salish Eagle, into service at the end of June. The Salish Eagle, which operates on the Tsawwassen–Southern Gulf Islands route, is the second of three new Salish Class vessels that are capable of operating on either natural gas or ultra-low sulphur marine diesel. BC Ferries’ use […]

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Quebec’s Matane–Baie-Comeau–Godbout ferry routes commit to whale conservation

July 20, 2017

Québec city, July 19, 2017 – The Société des traversiers du Québec (STQ), the province’s ferry operating agency, is pleased to be putting its Matane–Baie-Comeau–Godbout routes to further service by collaborating with the Réseau d’observation de mammifères marins (ROMM), a network for sharing observed marine mammal data, to collect information based on whale sightings en […]

BC Ferries expands its Green Marine certification to Fleet Maintenance Unit

June 1, 2017

BC Ferries’ fleet maintenance unit received its first Green Marine certification last night, during the environmental program’s 10th annual conference in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. BC Ferries’ vessels and terminals have been Green Marine certified since…

Green Marine participants embrace new environmental challenges

May 31, 2017

Green Marine’s participants obtained an overall average of 3.1 on a 1-to-5 scale that has Level 1 requiring the monitoring of regulations and Level 5 reflecting excellence and leadership. The overall average of the participants for all performance indicators has remained quite steady over the past few years even though new indicators have been introduced and the criteria for existing indicators have been made significantly more demanding in several cases…

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