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August 29, 2019

Watson Gloves becomes a new Green Marine partner

Back in April 1918, John Watson and Wayne Stanley launched a business selling hand-crafted gloves to dock workers in Vancouver, British Columbia. Over the past century, Watson Gloves has gone from a two-person storefront to being one of Canada’s largest distributors of quality gloves. Now a fourth generation family business, Watson Gloves offers more than […]

Watson Gloves becomes a new Green Marine partner
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Green Marine welcomes the British Columbia Maritime Employers Association
July 23, 2019

Green Marine welcomes the British Columbia Maritime Employers Association

The British Columbia Maritime Employers Association (BCMEA) is Green Marine’s newest association member. A province-wide, voluntary, multi-employer waterfront organization, the BCMEA represents 55 customer-members. They include ship owners, agents, and stevedores, as well as terminal operators throughout the container, cruise ship, bulk and breakbulk sectors. The BCMEA provides its customer-members with support and services related […]

2019 Board of Directors
July 19, 2019

2019 Board of Directors

Green Marine took advantage of GreenTech 2019 in Cleveland to hold its Annual General Meeting. Ron Tursi, the president of Guardian Ship Management, was named chairman of Green Marine’s board of directors for the coming year. Mark Collins, president and CEO of the British Columbia Ferry Services Inc. (BC Ferries), was elected as a new […]

Green Marine welcomes Plastic Oceans Foundation Canada as a new supporter
July 12, 2019

Green Marine welcomes Plastic Oceans Foundation Canada as a new supporter

Plastic Oceans Foundation Canada (POC) was established after the release of the critically acclaimed A Plastic Ocean documentary to eradicate plastic pollution from the nation’s waterways. Focusing primarily on education, POC Canada has worked with like-minded organizations to elevate social consciousness about the impacts of waste plastic on waterways. With this matter now reaching critical […]

We’ve made the shortlist, and now we need your Safety4Sea vote, please!
July 11, 2019

We’ve made the shortlist, and now we need your Safety4Sea vote, please!

Green Marine’s environmental certification program has been put on the shortlist of nominees for one this year’s Safety4Sea Awards. Green Marine is on this year’s shortlist for the Safety4Sea Sustainability Award ! Have you voted yet? If not, your support is a few clicks away. Thank you in advance for helping us to make Green Marine’s environmental certification program known worldwide…

A new Green Marine partner: Triton Environmental Consultants
June 28, 2019

A new Green Marine partner: Triton Environmental Consultants

Triton Environmental Consultants Ltd. offers a wide cross-section of professional services for its numerous and varied clientele, bringing a wealth of experience to all of its projects. Triton’s services include: Feasibility and constraints analysis Environmental assessment and permitting Aquatic assessments Terrestrial and marine assessments Water quality Habitat offsetting and compensation planning Environmental management Compliance monitoring […]

Green Marine welcomes a new partner specialized in marine coating
June 19, 2019

Green Marine welcomes a new partner specialized in marine coating

Graphite Innovation & Technologies is an advanced nanotechnology intellectual property (IP) firm dedicated to delivering innovative uses for graphene and graphite technologies. The firm is focused on the higher commercial value of graphene by transferring its intrinsic properties into other materials and products with specifically enhanced characteristics. GrapheneCoat is an anti-biofouling marine coating that protects […]

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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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May 2019
  • Sustainable Cleveland 2019: a decade of positive changes
  • The Seaway at 60 embraces new technologies
  • Venturing into decarbonizing alternatives