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May 11, 2018

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

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 […]

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

GreenTech 2018 is going digital!

May 2, 2018

To facilitate networking and reduce paper waste, Green Marine has opted for a mobile app to relate GreenTech 2018’s program. The app is easy to use and facilitates personalizing the schedule, note-taking, messaging, social media outreach, and more! Simply download the Eventsential app for iOS or Android and search for Green Marine to find the […]

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 […]

The countdown has begun!

April 24, 2018

There’s just over a month until Green Marine’s annual conference. GreenTech 2018 will be held at the Downtown Marriot Pinnacle Hotel, in Vancouver, British Columbia, from May 30th to June 1st. The exhibition showroom is almost sold out, the sponsored events await delegates, and registration is skyrocketing. Along with busily preparing for GreenTech 2018, 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 […]

Hemmera recognized as one of Canada’s greenest employers

April 19, 2018

Leading environmental consultancy Hemmera has been deemed one of Canada’s Greenest Employers for the second consecutive year by Mediacorp Canada Inc. This annual, high-profile competition recognizes employers that lead the nation in creating a culture of environmental awareness. Hemmera’s unique culture stems from The Hemmera Way, a collective way of thinking that informs and inspires […]

Green Marine’s international outreach

April 18, 2018

April has been a busy month for Green Marine. Executive Director David Bolduc has been called upon to discuss the environmental certification program’s success at various prominent forums in Europe and Asia. His first stop was London, England, where he took part in the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) 72nd session […]

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Green Marine’s international outreach

April 18, 2018

April has been a busy month for Green Marine. Executive Director David Bolduc has been called upon to discuss the environmental certification program’s success at various prominent forums in Europe and Asia. His first stop was London, England, where he took part in the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) 72nd session […]

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 […]

Green Marine welcomes its first marine pilotage association as a participant

March 13, 2018

Seattle, Washington, March 13, 2018 – Puget Sound Pilots Association is the first organization of marine pilots to join the Green Marine environmental certification program as a participant. They were already partners but wanted to increase their environmental efforts by stepping up their Green Marine membership to certify their vessels. While partners offer products and […]

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