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October 18, 2018

State ferry operator becomes first Green Marine’s participant in Alaska

Alaska Marine Highway System (AMHS) has signed on as the newest participating member of Green Marine, the largest voluntary environmental program for the maritime industry in North America. The ferry operator becomes the first Green Marine participant in Alaska.

State ferry operator becomes first  Green Marine’s participant in Alaska

Clear Seas tackles pollutant air emissions

October 4, 2018

Clear Seas recently launched a new webpage titled Air Pollution & Marine Shipping. The site’s purpose is to share objective information about the marine industry’s air pollution…

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…

Canadian Pond joins Green Marine’s partners

September 28, 2018

A Canadian leader in water management and treatment, CanadianPond.ca sells an array of specialized products to aerate, de-ice, noise-insulate or improve water in terms of its quality. For example, BubbleTubing® (a fine bubble linear diffuser) and the CanadianAirTM system are two options for aeration, with OctoAirTM likewise available for industrial-scale projects. ThawLineTM de-ices water or […]

New tool to facilitate environmental compliance

September 21, 2018

The maritime industry now can look to technology to help them with environmental compliance thanks to Ocean Guardian. The Ocean Guardian digital tool provides data on demand, changing the way shipboard owners and operators stay current with the myriad of international, national, regional, port and company environmental regulations…

Cumulative effects of shipping on coastal marine ecosystems being examined

September 17, 2018

Under the Oceans Protection Plan, the Canadian government is taking actions to preserve and restore marine ecosystems vulnerable to increased marine shipping and development. Transport Canada has awarded a contract to examine methodologies and tools to assess the cumulative impacts of marine shipping on coastal marine ecosystems…

Come work with us at Green Marine!

September 17, 2018

Green Marine is seeking to fill a position of Office clerk. It’a a permanent part-time position (21 hours (3 days/week). The new employee will be based at the head office, in Quebec City. Applications accepted until October 1, 2018. Click here to view the full position description.

Port of San Diego joins Green Marine

September 14, 2018

San Diego, California, September 14, 2018 – As champions in the safekeeping and environmental care of San Diego Bay and its diverse ecosystems, the Port of San Diego has enrolled in Green Marine, North America’s largest voluntary environmental certification program for the maritime industry. “Year after year, we set environmental goals and measure our green […]

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State ferry operator becomes first Green Marine’s participant in Alaska

October 18, 2018

Alaska Marine Highway System (AMHS) has signed on as the newest participating member of Green Marine, the largest voluntary environmental program for the maritime industry in North America. The ferry operator becomes the first Green Marine participant in Alaska.

Port of Stockton joins Green Marine’s ranks

October 15, 2018

The Port of Stockton in San Joaquin Valley is the newest Green Marine participant and the third California port authority to become part of the largest voluntary environmental certification program for North America’s maritime industry.

Port of San Diego joins Green Marine

September 14, 2018

San Diego, California, September 14, 2018 – As champions in the safekeeping and environmental care of San Diego Bay and its diverse ecosystems, the Port of San Diego has enrolled in Green Marine, North America’s largest voluntary environmental certification program for the maritime industry. “Year after year, we set environmental goals and measure our green […]

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