Industry success stories

October 26, 2018

The Port of Montreal is recognized for its sustainable development initiatives

One of Green Marine’s founding members, the Port of Montreal received the Marine Environment Protection Award for 2018 in the port category from the North American Marine Environment Protection Association…

The Port of Montreal is recognized for its sustainable development initiatives

Logistec opens new water technology centre in Baltimore

October 11, 2018

The new Water Technology Center in Baltimore is a collaborative effort by LOGISTEC Corporation, its water technology subsidiary, Sanexen Water, Inc., and the State of Maryland…

Greener gantry cranes arriving at Montreal Gateway Terminals Partnership

October 2, 2018

Montreal Gateway Terminals Partnership has ordered 10 environmentally friendly gantry cranes. The electrically operated Liebherr rubber-tired gantry (RTG) cranes generate less noise and air emissions, while allowing MGTP to continue to offer its customers an exceptionally efficient and productive service…

Windsor Port Authority contributes to Outdoor Marine Museum

September 28, 2018

The Windsor Port Authority is partnering with the Sandwich Teen Action Group to create a new public space called the Outdoor Marine Museum in Windsor’s Historic Sandwich Towne…

2018 AAPA Environmental Improvement awards go to Green Marine participants

August 29, 2018

All four of this year’s American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA) Environmental Improvements Awards went to Green Marine participants! The Port Hueneme won an award for being the first Green Marine certified port in California…

BC Ferries unveils Long Term Underwater Radiated Noise Mitigation Plan

August 28, 2018

As a stakeholder in the Salish Sea, BC Ferries considers it a responsibility to understand how its activities may affect whales in general and the southern resident killer whale (SRKW) in particular. BC Ferries has been an early and active participant in efforts to understand and mitigate the effects of underwater noise…

CN recognizes four Green Marine participants for their sustainability leadership

August 23, 2018

CN recognized four Green Marine certified participants among the 40 customers and supply chain partners on its 2018 list. The four are GCT Canada LP, the Montreal Port Authority, the Prince Rupert Port Authority, and the Vancouver Fraser Port Authority…

A greener, hardier south terminal at the Port of Everett

August 15, 2018

The South Terminal facility is a key part of the port’s overall Seaport Modernization efforts. It is the largest of the port’s docks in terms of land area but, originally built in the 1970s to support log operations, it needs bolstering to support a minimum of 1,000 pounds per square foot…

Port Canaveral increases public awareness regarding dolphins

August 13, 2018

New signage at Port Canaveral urges visitors not to feed, harass or tease wild dolphins. The new visitor education program is aimed at protecting wild dolphins that swim in and around Port Canaveral waters…

The Green Wave

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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November 2018
  • Vast GHG emissions reduction on IMO horizon
  • Washington State Ferries plies cleaner future
  • WWF-Canada’s President discusses supporter role

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