Industry success stories

August 10, 2018

CSL Releases 2017 Corporate Sustainability Report

This 2017 edition is the fifth Corporate Sustainability Report for CSL. Among other things, the report features CSL’s sustainability performance for the 2017-18 fiscal year and covers results and ongoing initiatives in environmental responsibility. Notable highlights of the 2017 report include: A continued focus on vessel efficiency and performance contributed to a 5.6 percent reduction […]

CSL Releases 2017 Corporate Sustainability Report


May 31, 2018

Vancouver, B.C., Thursday, May 31, 2018 – Green Marine, the premier environmental certification program for North America’s maritime industry, noted continued improvement in the sustainability of its existing participants in 2017 as it also welcomed new members to the reporting framework. “We’re really pleased with how well our participants have fared given the additional challenges […]

Lloyd’s List Americas Awards honour Groupe Desgagnés

May 23, 2018

Groupe Desgagnés was honoured during the Lloyd’s List Americas Awards Gala in Houston on May 23 with the Company of the Year Award. This distinction is awarded for outstanding performance as the most dynamic success story or development by a business operating primarily in the marine sector. In 2017 Desgagnés introduced its new generation of […]

Fednav’s Federal Tyne receives Port of Prince Rupert’s Green Wave award

May 11, 2018

The Federal Tyne enjoyed a special call on the Port of Prince Rupert in British Columbia on May 4 when it became the first vessel to qualify for the port’s Green Wave Program based on its efforts through the Green Marine environmental certification program. The Green Wave Award spotlights ship owners that are significantly reducing […]

HPA’s Marilyn Baxter garners environmental Lifetime Achievement Award

April 30, 2018

A Lifetime Achievement Award will be given this June to Marilyn Baxter, who is the current environmental manager at the Hamilton Port Authority and former executive director of the Bay Area Restoration Council in Hamilton, Ontario. Hamilton’s Environmentalists of the Year Awards Committee announced this year’s recipients on April 20. Marilyn Baxter has focused her […]

Fednav shows strong commitment to air quality

April 27, 2018

Fednav Limited has become the newest member of the Trident Alliance, a coalition of ship owners and operators that share a common interest in the robust enforcement of maritime sulphur regulations and are willing to collaborate to help bring it about. The Trident Alliance will also partner with other stakeholder groups to work towards the […]

GCT recognized for its environmental efforts by Canadian and U.S. awards

April 22, 2018

Global Container Terminals (GCT) was designated the Green Business of the Year this past December by the Delta Chamber of Commerce on Canada’s West Coast. The award reflects the company’s daily efforts to continue to improve the sustainability of its operations by handling more business within its existing footprint, by improving its energy efficiency, and […]

Sylvie Vachon garners the Outstanding Woman in Leadership Award

April 20, 2018

Montreal Port Authority President and Chief Executive Officer Sylvie Vachon has won a Mercure in the Mercuriades competition organized annually by the Quebec Federation of Chambers of Commerce. She was honoured April 19, 2018, with the Sun Life Financial Outstanding Woman in Leadership Award. The Mercure recognizes the exceptional career of a businesswoman who has […]

Another world first for Desgagnés in sustainable transport

April 17, 2018

Groupe Desgagnés today christened the M/T Mia Desgagnés, the first polar-class dual-fuel product/chemical tanker ever built. “Desgagnés is proud to have achieved another world first in only a few short months,” declared Louis-Marie Beaulieu, Desgagnés’ president and CEO, in also referencing last May’s naming of the M/T Damia Desgagnés, the very first dual-fuel asphalt-bitumen-chemical tanker. […]

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