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February 20, 2018

Green Marine releases its 2018 program criteria

Quebec City, February 20, 2018 – Green Marine has just released its 2018 performance indicator criteria for North American ship owners, port authorities, terminal operators and shipyard managers. In keeping with its commitment to continual improvement, Green Marine annually reviews, strengthens and expands its environmental certification program criteria. Summaries of Green Marine’s environmental program for […]

Green Marine releases its 2018 program criteria

A new member joins the MeRLIN network!

December 19, 2017

Following the first year of development of the MeRLIN network, the Technopole maritime du Québec is proud to announce the arrival of a new member to its network. The Trois-Rivières Port Authority has now joined the ranks of MeRLIN members, which includes the Montréal Port Authority, Québec City Port Authority, Canada Steamship Lines, St. Lawrence […]

GREENTECH 2018 – BACK TO THE WEST COAST!

December 19, 2017

  Green Marine is heading West for its 11th annual conference. GreenTech 2018 will take place in Vancouver, B.C., at the Vancouver Marriott Pinnacle Downtown Hotel from May 30 to June 1, 2018. In addition to discussing issues directly related to Green Marine’s environmental certification’s performance indicators, GreenTech 2018 will tackle emerging issues and other […]

Washington State aims to become the most sustainable maritime industry by 2050

December 13, 2017

Twenty maritime executives, government leaders and community representatives met yesterday in Seattle to launch Washington’s new Maritime Innovation Advisory Council. The coalition will promote the sustainable development of the state’s maritime industry. Washington Maritime BLUE 2050 aims to ensure Washington State is home to the U.S. nation’s most sustainable maritime industry within the next few decades. […]

Successful emissions reduction at the Port of Vancouver

December 13, 2017

The Port of Vancouver has significantly reduced its air polluting emissions, according to the Vancouver Fraser Port Authority’s third port emissions inventory report. Stronger regulation and investments in technology account for the decrease in key transport areas between 2010 and 2015 despite greater volumes of trade. Marine-related emissions decreased by 36% over the five-year period, […]

McElhanney Consulting Services Ltd. join as partner

December 12, 2017

Established in 1910, McElhanney Consulting Services Ltd. has been providing clients with excellence in more than 25 offices in Western Canada. Its dedicated corporate approach results in consistent professional teams providing high quality, innovative and committed service that is tailored to client needs. McElhanney is committed to finding unique pragmatic solutions that have a positive […]

Green Marine ship owners announce reduction in GHG emissions

December 12, 2017

Quebec City, December 12, 2017 – Ship owners participating in the Green Marine environmental certification program have demonstrated leadership in reducing greenhouse gases (GHG). Green Marine’s first carbon dioxide equivalent (CO2e) emissions data gathering and analysis indicate an average annual reduction in GHG intensity of 1.4%. This initiative was undertaken to better gauge Green Marine’s […]

Logistec and Port of Trois-Rivières strengthen long-standing partnership

December 9, 2017

The Trois-Rivières Port Authority (TRPA) has entered into an agreement with Logistec Stevedoring Inc. for the leasing and operation of its general cargo terminal. In early December, the TRPA completed the Dock 10 extension project. At a total cost of $14.8 million, this last investment complements the work that began in 2010 at the general […]

A new association member: North Atlantic Ports Association Inc.

December 7, 2017

The North Atlantic Ports Association Inc. was founded in New York City by a group of port and terminal operators meeting at the Biltmore Hotel on March 4, 1949. The association was created to discuss common issues among seaports and that continues to be its role. One of the oldest and most active of associations […]

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Green Marine releases its 2018 program criteria

February 20, 2018

Quebec City, February 20, 2018 – Green Marine has just released its 2018 performance indicator criteria for North American ship owners, port authorities, terminal operators and shipyard managers. In keeping with its commitment to continual improvement, Green Marine annually reviews, strengthens and expands its environmental certification program criteria. Summaries of Green Marine’s environmental program for […]

Green Marine ship owners announce reduction in GHG emissions

December 12, 2017

Quebec City, December 12, 2017 – Ship owners participating in the Green Marine environmental certification program have demonstrated leadership in reducing greenhouse gases (GHG). Green Marine’s first carbon dioxide equivalent (CO2e) emissions data gathering and analysis indicate an average annual reduction in GHG intensity of 1.4%. This initiative was undertaken to better gauge Green Marine’s […]

Federal Fleet Services joins Green Marine

December 1, 2017

Quebec City, Quebec, December 1, 2017 – Federal Fleet Services has made its auxiliary oiler replenishment ship, the M/V Asterix, the very first naval fleet auxiliary vessel to join Green Marine, which is the largest voluntary environmental certification program for North America’s maritime industry. A former containership, the M/V Asterix was retrofitted at Federal Fleet […]

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