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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

Shipfed’s annual report

April 13, 2018

The 2017 Annual Report of the Shipping Federation of Canada provides a comprehensive overview of all the Federation’s activities throughout the preceding year, focusing on major advocacy efforts and files. On the environmental front, it addresses the major issues tackled by the Federation in the past year: the Oceans Protection Plan, marine mammals protection, ballast water management, and […]

Oceanex joins fleet of trained whale watchers

April 11, 2018

Quebec City, April 11, 2018 – The intermodal transportation leader to Newfoundland and Labrador from anywhere in North America, Oceanex has swelled the ranks of sailors volunteering as whale observers for the Réseau d’observation de mammifères marine (ROMM). The crews of the Oceanex Sanderling, the Oceanex Connaigra and the Oceanex Avalon will be given special […]

Ocean Exchange welcomes applications for innovation awards

April 10, 2018

A Call for Solutions from Ocean Exchange is now open for entries to compete for two $100,000 USD monetary awards. Ocean Exchange welcomes registration from innovators with working prototypes in materials, devices, processes or systems that have the ability to Have Impact Though Sustainability, such as innovations that increase productivity and generate economic growth while […]

Port NOLA Receives Environmental Leadership Award for Clean TRIP program

April 10, 2018

The Port of New Orleans (Port NOLA) garnered an Environmental Leadership Award from the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality (LDEQ) on April 10 for the success of its Clean Truck Replacement Incentive Program. Clean TRIP made use of federal and state clean diesel grants to voluntarily improve air quality by replacing old diesel cargo trucks […]

High compliance in terms of ballast water management examination

March 15, 2018

The Great Lakes Seaway Ballast Water Working Group (BWWG) has released its 2017 summary. It relates that 100% of oceangoing vessels bound for the St. Lawrence Seaway/Great Lakes from outside the Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) underwent ballast water management examinations before entering the Seaway System. A total of 8,350 ballast water tanks were assessed during […]

Haro Strait Vessel Slowdown Trial Interim Results

March 2, 2018

The ECHO Program just released its interim results for the vessel slowdown trial that took place in the Haro Strait from  August 7 to October 6, 2017. Results to date confirm that underwater noise from the commercial vessels participating in the trial is reduced when they slow down. Overall, vessels normally travelling faster, for example […]

Port of Hueneme Unveils New EV Charging Stations 

February 1, 2018

The Port of Hueneme continues to show its commitment to environmental stewardship by unveiling two new electric vehicle charging stations that have been made available to the public. The ready-to-use infrastructure is in fulfilment of the Ventura County Air Pollution Control District’s (VCAPCD) Air Quality Management Plan and the port’s environmental framework. The new stations […]

Madeleine Paquin is appointed to the Order of Canada

January 8, 2018

Logistec’s president and CEO, Madeleine Paquin, has been appointed as a Member of the Order of Canada for her role in leading innovation in supply chain practices and environmental protection, which are two major drivers of change in the Canadian economy. She is among 125 individuals being honoured by the Order of Canada this year. […]

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