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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

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. […]

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 […]

Envirosystems becomes partner!

April 11, 2018

Envirosystems Inc. is a proud Atlantic Canadian organization with its global headquarters in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, and United States’ headquarters in Fridley, Minnesota. The company operates in more than 46 locations across Canada and in the United States within eight states and six provinces. Envirosystems has been helping businesses and governments to achieve their industrial […]

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 […]

MTE joins Green Marine partners

April 9, 2018

Electronics specialists with expertise in the design and manufacture of tailormade equipment, Multi-Électronique (MTE) Inc. also manufactures acoustic and oceanographic equipment, including Viking instrumented buoys and Aural and micro-Aural underwater acoustic recorders. Since its inception, MTE has carried out a large number of projects, often guided by oceanographic research initiatives from the Institut des sciences […]

Seminar on Seafarers’ Welfare in Canada

April 6, 2018

NAMMA, the North American Maritime Ministry Association, is organizing a seminar on Seafarers’ Welfare in Canada. The event will take place at the Montreal Seafarers’ Center, on Alexandra Pier, in Montreal, on April 13, 2018. This one-day seminar gathers a wide network of those interested in seafarers’ welfare in Canada to expand the conversation and […]

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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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