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July 17, 2018

Green Marine at the United Nations!

The United Nations invited Green Marine to attend the 19th Meeting of the Open-ended Informal Consultative Process on Oceans and the Law of the Sea on the topic of Anthropogenic underwater noise which was held this past June 18-22 at the UN Headquarters in New York. For the session, researchers, non-governmental organization leaders and government […]

Green Marine at the United Nations!

It’s Green Marine week in Saint John, NB

June 9, 2014

Green Marine’s flag is flying in front the the city hall to highlight GreenTech 2014 conference being held in the port city.

American Chemical Technologies becomes Green Marine’s latest partner

May 20, 2014

American Chemical Technologies, Inc. is committed to providing high performance lubricants for the marine industry. Their full synthetic hydraulic and gear fluids meet all the new requirements for the VGP (Vessel General Permit), are approved for use by Transport Canada, and are superior lubricants for equipment longevity. The company will also take part in GreenTech’s […]

Mylene Paquette @ GreenTech 2014

April 23, 2014

This year the certification ceremony features guest speaker Mylène Paquette, the first North American woman to row solo across the North Atlantic Ocean, from Canada to France.

It’s time to register for GreenTech 2014

April 18, 2014

A quick look at the preliminary program, now online, makes it abundantly clear why it’s relevant and worthwhile to take part. Click on the GreenTech tab, on the menu above, to get all the information.

Port of Quebec swings into sustainable actions

April 17, 2014

The Quebec Port Authority has unveiled its first-ever sustainable development action plan.

Seattle ups reward for using low-sulfur bunkers

April 3, 2014

The Port of Seattle has increase the cash available to vessels using bunker fuel with a maximum sulphur content of 0.10 per cent while at berth.

8 new members join Green Marine!

March 31, 2014

February and March have been months of great membership recruitment for the environmental program.

New icebreaker launched by Fednav

March 21, 2014

The Nunavik is equipped with the latest environmental technologies, such as a Tier II engine that reduces nitrogen oxide emissions by 20 per cent.

News releases

Fednav joins network of whale watchers

July 30, 2018

Montreal, Quebec, July 30, 2018 – Fednav Limited has become the first international shipowner to join the whale watching members of the Marine Mammal Observation Network (MMON). Fednav is the world’s largest operator of ice-class dry-bulk carriers and Canada’s leading oceangoing dry-bulk shipowning and chartering group. It operates a modern and efficient fleet of approximately […]

Washington State Ferries joins Green Marine

July 11, 2018

Seattle, WA, July 11, 2018 – Washington State Ferries (WSF) has become the first U.S. ferry operator to join Green Marine, the leading environmental certification program for the North American maritime industry. WSF is the largest ferry system in the United States. It is enrolling all of its operations in the Green Marine program, namely […]

Algoma joins whale conservation efforts

July 5, 2018

St. Catharines, July 5, 2018 – Algoma Central Corporation, the largest fleet of dry and liquid bulk carriers on the Great Lakes–St. Lawrence Waterway, is adding the crews from 27 of its vessels to an expanding network of whale watchers. For the first time, the crews on Algoma’s self-unloaders, bulkers, tankers and cement carriers will […]

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