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September 5, 2014

Green Marine shortlisted for international award

Green Marine has been named as a finalist for the inaugural Ship Efficiency Awards 2014 hosted by Lloyd’s Register and taking place Oct. 2nd in London, immediately following Ship Efficiency: The Event 2014 being held in association with mobile satellite communications provider Inmarsat. The Green Marine environmental program was selected from an international pool of nominees as one of five finalists for the Initiative of the Year award.

Green Marine shortlisted for international award

4th Port in the City Day: Montrealers discover their port

September 10, 2014

Port in the City Day enjoyed the same success as in past years, with the free cruise tickets gone within hours. Five departures took place throughout the day, for a one-hour cruise from King Edward Pier in the Old Port to the east end of the city.

10th Annual Highway H2O Conference

September 9, 2014

Highway H2O celebrates a decade of bringing together the collective interests and needs of marine transportation stakeholders and partners of the Great Lakes-St. Lawrence Seaway corridor at this year’s annual conference. The gathering takes place Nov. 19-20 at the Toronto Airport Marriott Hotel. Conference modules will focus on economic and trend-based activities, policy and regulatory […]

Highest international accreditations earned by SMIT Marine Canada

September 9, 2014

SMIT Marine Canada chose Lloyd’s Register Quality Assurance, a leading international certification body, to carry out an assessment of the company’s Integrated Management System (IMS) against the four internationally recognized benchmarks for safety, quality and environmental protection, namely: ISO 9001:2008, ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001 and the ISM Code. After extensive preparation that included various education […]

A mariner’s guide to whales in the Northwest Atlantic

September 9, 2014

Commercial shipping plays a crucial role in the economy of the Northwest Atlantic region by carrying raw materials and manufactured goods on both an import and export basis. However, the Northwest Atlantic is also home to many species of marine mammals that can negatively be affected by the repeated passage of commercial ships. Unlike many […]

The September issue of the Green Wave now online!

September 9, 2014

Read Green Marine’s latest newsletter to see what projects are on the drawing board!

High Horsepower (HHP) Summit 2014

September 4, 2014

With the first LNG vessels in North America beginning to launch, maritime operations are looking to natural gas as the most cost-effective solution to meet swiftly approaching ECA compliance regulations in North American and European coastal waters. Take part in the HHP Summit in New Orleans this October 7 to 9 to learn how this […]

Green Marine and Canadian Port Authorities to collaborate to reduce environmental footprint

August 20, 2014

The announcement was made in conjunction with the ACPA 56th Annual General Meeting and Assembly taking place in Belledune, New Brunswick. The MoU was signed earlier this summer during Green Marine’s annual conference, GreenTech 2014, in Saint John New Brunswick. The agreement will serve as a framework for the advancement of the Green Marine Environmental Program and increased collaboration on related initiatives.

Enviro-Analytical becomes a Green Marine partner

August 18, 2014

Enviro-Analytical is an environmental instrumentation supplier and systems integrator offering a wide range of systems for monitoring dust, noise and gaseous pollutants. Enviro-Analytical installs, services and offers alarm monitoring and data collection services. The company has been working closely with property owners, consultants and government agencies since 2000 to help monitor environmental hazards.

News releases

Green Marine shortlisted for international award

September 5, 2014

Green Marine has been named as a finalist for the inaugural Ship Efficiency Awards 2014 hosted by Lloyd’s Register and taking place Oct. 2nd in London, immediately following Ship Efficiency: The Event 2014 being held in association with mobile satellite communications provider Inmarsat. The Green Marine environmental program was selected from an international pool of nominees as one of five finalists for the Initiative of the Year award.

Green Marine and Canadian Port Authorities to collaborate to reduce environmental footprint

August 20, 2014

The announcement was made in conjunction with the ACPA 56th Annual General Meeting and Assembly taking place in Belledune, New Brunswick. The MoU was signed earlier this summer during Green Marine’s annual conference, GreenTech 2014, in Saint John New Brunswick. The agreement will serve as a framework for the advancement of the Green Marine Environmental Program and increased collaboration on related initiatives.

Green Marine Participants are raising the bar higher again in their 2013 Results!

June 12, 2014

This sixth year of evaluating the environmental performance of Green Marine participants shows that the maritime transportation industry continues to go well beyond regulatory compliance. Green Marine unveiled its participants’ 2013 results last night during GreenTech 2014.

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The Green Wave Newsletters

Green Marine newsletter The Green Wave is released every two months and presents Green Marine latest members and all relevant information regarding the environmental program. It also showcases Green Marine members’ best practices and green initiatives in its Spotlight on Partners and Industry success stories sections.

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April 2014
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  • Inside the Carbon War Room
  • Sustainability tops Port of Halifax agenda
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