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February 22, 2018

The Florida Ports Council is now aboard

The Florida Ports Council is the latest association to join Green Marine, bringing the number of associations supporting the environmental program to 22! The council is a non-profit corporation that serves as the professional association for Florida’s fifteen public seaports and their management. The council is governed by a board of directors comprised of the […]

The Florida Ports Council is now aboard
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150th Anniversary of Washington state’s first Pilotage Act
January 30, 2018

150th Anniversary of Washington state’s first Pilotage Act

2018 marks the 150th Anniversary of Washington’s Pilotage Act! Since 1868 it’s been State and Puget Sound pilots’ mission to “ensure against the loss of lives and loss of- or damage to – property and vessels, and to protect the marine environment by maintaining efficient and competent pilotage service on our state’s inland waters within […]

December 7, 2017

A new association member: North Atlantic Ports Association Inc.

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 […]

December 7, 2015

Green Marine welcomes a 19th association member

The American Society of Naval Engineers (ASNE) is the leading professional engineering society for engineers, scientists and allied professionals who conceive, design, develop, test, construct, outfit, operate and maintain complex naval and maritime ships, submarines and aircraft and their associated systems and subsystems.  ASNE also serves the educators who train the professionals, researchers who develop related technology, […]

April 23, 2015

An 18th association endorses Green Marine

Green Marine is proud to welcome the Washington Maritime Federation among its Associations members. The Washington Maritime Federation is comprised of maritime, economic development and business organizations that have come together to support the maritime industry.

A mariner’s guide to whales in the Northwest Atlantic
September 9, 2014

A mariner’s guide to whales in the Northwest Atlantic

Commercial shipping plays a crucial role in the economy of the Northwest Atlantic region by carrying raw materials and manufactured goods on both an import and export basis. However, the Northwest Atlantic is also home to many species of marine mammals that can negatively be affected by the repeated passage of commercial ships. Unlike many […]

July 17, 2014

A new association joins Green Marine

The Canadian Marine Pilots’ Association was founded in 1966 to foster public awareness of the role of marine pilots in protecting public safety and the environment, and to work with other marine stakeholders to ensure a vibrant and healthy marine sector. The CMPA represents virtually all of Canada’s 400 pilots. As a national body, the […]

The Green Wave

Green Marine’s newsletter is released every two months and presents all relevant information regarding the environmental program. It also showcases best practices and green initiatives.

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November 2018
  • Vast GHG emissions reduction on IMO horizon
  • Washington State Ferries plies cleaner future
  • WWF-Canada’s President discusses supporter role