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October 5, 2021

Chamber of Marine Commerce supports ICS 2050 net-zero emissions goal as realistic

The global maritime industry has tabled a bold plan to double down on reducing carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions. The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) has presented the International Maritime Organization (IMO) with urgent necessary measures to be adopted at the government level to achieve a new target of net-zero emissions by 2050. The IMO’s current […]

Chamber of Marine Commerce supports ICS 2050 net-zero emissions goal as realistic
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New association, FuturePorts, welcomed
March 25, 2019

New association, FuturePorts, welcomed

FuturePorts is an advocacy organization whose members represent a broad range of businesses operating throughout the Southern California region in relation to the movement of goods. Members range from small to large companies in the supply chain sector, ranging from engineering and construction companies and their suppliers, to labour, as well as transportation providers. Members […]

SODES 6th Annual Rendez-vous to focus on Port development
March 15, 2019

SODES 6th Annual Rendez-vous to focus on Port development

The St. Lawrence Economic Development Council (SODES) Rendez-vous’ 6th edition will take place on April 11 in Montréal. This year’s theme is Port development and land-use planning: issues and outlook for the future. In the current context, where many Québec ports are expanding their territory, where federal ports are being transferred to the provincial government […]

GREEN MARINE AND SNAME PARTNER TO ADVANCE ENVIRONMENTAL EXCELLENCE IN THE MARITIME INDUSTRY
March 8, 2019

GREEN MARINE AND SNAME PARTNER TO ADVANCE ENVIRONMENTAL EXCELLENCE IN THE MARITIME INDUSTRY

Green Marine and the Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers (SNAME) signed a partnership agreement to further their common goals in fostering greater environmental sustainability in the maritime sector.The agreement, signed earlier this year, will serve as a framework to enhance technical cooperation between the two parties and encourage the exchange of information to raise awareness for both organizations and in program development towards environmental advancement…

The Florida Ports Council is now aboard
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 […]

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 […]

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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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Summer 2021
  • The zero-emission challenge
  • New! The North Atlantic Advisory Committee
  • Satellite whale tracking
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