With its Opening Fish’n’Ships* cocktail, GreenTech is revisiting classic fare because fish not only goes deliciously with fries but coexists with ships! Keeping in stride with one of the conference’s presentations, Hilton Québec’s executive chef, Simon Careau, is creating appetizing morsels featuring sustainably fished products from the St. Lawrence River. On the menu: Smoked eel […]
Green Marine’s 9th annual conference is shaping up wonderfully: the preliminary program is now online and the conference promises to be a gathering not to be missed this year! GreenTech 2016 will gather the key stakeholders to work at: Mapping the future of sustainable shipping. A glance at the preliminary program will convince you of […]
BC Ferries has awarded a $140 million contract to Remontowa Ship Repair in Gdansk, Poland to convert two of its spirit class vessels to operate on liquefied natural gas or diesel. The conversion which is expects to be completed in 2019 will reduce BC Ferries CO2 emissions by 12,000 tonnes annually. Fortis BC Energy Inc. is […]
Port Metro Vancouver once again recognized as a responsible leader in sustainability by Corporate Knights. For the third year in a row, Port Metro Vancouver has been ranked among Corporate Knights’ 2016 Future 40 Responsible Corporate Leaders in Canada. The methodology for the ranking takes into account 12 key performance indicators covering management of resources, […]
The Montreal Port Authority (MPA) and the St. Lawrence Global Observatory (SLGO) have greatly improved the Marine Conditions application on the SLGO’s web portal, a valued source of information for marine industry players, by integrating data on water levels from the Canadian Hydrographic Service of Fisheries and Oceans Canada. The SLGO web portal, and more […]
Fednav has ordered four more dry bulk carriers from Oshima shipyard, in Japan. The vessels are scheduled to join Fednav’s fleet in 2018. To this day, Fednav has 15 vessels on order, of which 9 will be owned and operated (8 lakers and one Supramax) and 6 to be dedicated to long term chartering (3 lakers, […]
The BWM Convention: Moving towards implementation is the theme of the 6th annual GloBallast forum and exhibition, which will be held March 16-18 at the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) headquarters in Montreal. The forum and exhibition’s purpose is to share the latest developments and practical solutions for ballast water management among global participants. Green […]
Logistec Corporation confirmed earlier this week that the company will be sponsoring Green Marine 9th conference at Gold level and the Port of Cleveland announced today that it is renewing its silver sponsorship for the upcoming GreenTech event. Green Marine is thankful to all GreenTech 2016 sponsors, who enable the program to pursue its mission […]
The 6th Annual PortTechEXPO brings together innovators and entrepreneurs; port and transportation executives; investors, sponsors and service providers; and academic, corporate and civic leaders for global networking opportunities. The EXPO features live demonstrations, interactive displays and the latest advancements in environment, energy, transportation and safety/security solutions. PortTechEXPO will take place March 10 in San Pedro, […]
Welcoming Port Canaveral as Green Marine’s 100th participant is a milestone that reflects the steadily increasing number of North American marine industry enterprises committed to being proactive towards achieving greater sustainability, and the wide recognition that Green Marine now garners as a practical, effective framework to demonstrate that environmental commitment…
Green Marine’s 9th annual conference is shaping up wonderfully: the preliminary program is now online and the conference promises to be a gathering not to be missed this year! GreenTech 2016 will gather the key stakeholders to work at: Mapping the future of sustainable shipping…
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.
Green Marine’s newsletter is released every two months and presents all relevant information regarding the environmental program. It also showcases best practices and green initiatives.
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