Industry success stories

November 30, 2018

Port of Vancouver now has more plug-in power!

Through the Shore Power Technology for Ports program, the Government of Canada and the Vancouver Fraser Port Authority (VFPA) each contributed $3.5 million towards the Centerm electrical shore power facility. The project’s completion at DP World’s Centerm container terminal permits ships to shut down their diesel engines while at berth and connect instead to an […]

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October 29, 2018

Port of Vancouver recognized for best practices in sustainability governance

The Governance Professionals of Canada have awarded the Vancouver Fraser Port Authority (VFPA) a 2018 Excellence in Governance Award for its sustainability governance practices. The annual awards recognize the critical role that governance plays in sustaining the value of Canada’s public companies, crown corporations, government agencies, as well as not-for-profit organizations, in contributing to the […]

October 26, 2018

The Port of Montreal is recognized for its sustainable development initiatives

One of Green Marine’s founding members, the Port of Montreal received the Marine Environment Protection Award for 2018 in the port category from the North American Marine Environment Protection Association (NAMEPA). The award was presented at the awards dinner October 25 in New York City. The Port of Montreal was recognized for several recent sustainable […]

Logistec opens new water technology centre in Baltimore
October 11, 2018

Logistec opens new water technology centre in Baltimore

The new Water Technology Center in Baltimore is a collaborative effort by LOGISTEC Corporation, its water technology subsidiary, Sanexen Water, Inc., and the State of Maryland. The first of its kind in the United States, the Water Technology Center will focus on continuous research and interaction with key stakeholders in the water industry. Located inside […]

Greener gantry cranes arriving at Montreal Gateway Terminals Partnership
October 2, 2018

Greener gantry cranes arriving at Montreal Gateway Terminals Partnership

Montreal Gateway Terminals Partnership has ordered 10 environmentally friendly gantry cranes. The electrically operated Liebherr rubber-tired gantry (RTG) cranes generate less noise and air emissions, while allowing MGTP to continue to offer its customers an exceptionally efficient and productive service. Five of the cranes will be deployed at Cast Terminal and the other five at […]

Windsor Port Authority contributes to outdoor marine museum
September 28, 2018

Windsor Port Authority contributes to outdoor marine museum

The Windsor Port Authority is partnering with the Sandwich Teen Action Group to create a new public space called the Outdoor Marine Museum in Windsor’s Historic Sandwich Towne. The Outdoor Marine Museum will provide new public space for community events, socialization, relaxation, and fun ways to learn about the port’s activities and history. An anchor […]

New tool to facilitate environmental compliance
September 21, 2018

New tool to facilitate environmental compliance

The maritime industry now can look to technology to help them with environmental compliance thanks to Ocean Guardian. The Ocean Guardian digital tool provides data on demand, changing the way shipboard owners and operators stay current with the myriad of international, national, regional, port and company environmental regulations. Ocean Guardian was introduced to market in […]

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