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January 13, 2022

Last of six Island Class ferries ordered by BC Ferries arrives safely

BC Ferries took delivery as scheduled in December 2021 of the last of the six newly built Island Class ferries. This sixth eco-efficient vessel was officially named Island Gwawis at Victoria’s Point Hope Maritime Shipyard in Victoria, British Columbia, on January 11. The name, which means ‘raven of the sea,’ was chosen in consultation with […]

Last of six Island Class ferries ordered by BC Ferries arrives safely
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CSL Americas takes delivery of second converted self-unloading ship
October 26, 2021

CSL Americas takes delivery of second converted self-unloading ship

The CSL Group took delivery of CSL Kajika, the second of two converted 77,250 DWT gravity fed self-unloading ships at COSCO Nantong shipyard, on October 22, 2021. The vessel will operate in the CSL Americas fleet as part of the CSL International Pool, where it will join sister-ship CSL Koasek, which was delivered on August […]

Port of Corpus Christi seeks to identify decarbonization opportunities
October 19, 2021

Port of Corpus Christi seeks to identify decarbonization opportunities

The Port of Corpus Christi has entered a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) at the U.S. Department of Energy. The agreement commits to advancing collaboration among the port, its tenants, and the NREL by identifying scalable energy transition and decarbonization projects that require techno-economic-analysis, modeling, testing and validation efforts […]

Vancouver-Fraser Port Authority releases its 2020 Sustainability Report
October 18, 2021

Vancouver-Fraser Port Authority releases its 2020 Sustainability Report

The 2020 Sustainability Report issued by the Vancouver Fraser Port Authority (VFPA) discusses the greatest economic, environmental and social impacts of Port of Vancouver operations and the VFPA’s initiatives to address them. It focuses on 10 areas that represent the largest sustainability challenges and opportunities related to the port’s activities. These are regrouped under three […]

Green Marine participants join forces to carry out major riverbank cleanup in Montreal
October 17, 2021

Green Marine participants join forces to carry out major riverbank cleanup in Montreal

Several Green Marine participants collaborated on a clean-up of the St. Lawrence River shoreline in Arthur-Therrien Park in Montreal’s Verdun district on Oct. 17th. The initiative was carried out by employees of Fednav, the Port of Montreal, Urgence Marine, Kildair Service ULC, as well as Jeunesse maritime de Montréal/Youth of Shipping. The volunteers prevented 93 […]

Logistec begins using new eco-efficient electric crane at the Port of Montreal
October 15, 2021

Logistec begins using new eco-efficient electric crane at the Port of Montreal

The Logistec Stevedoring bulk and breakbulk terminal at the Port of Montreal recently celebrated the delivery of a brand-new eco-efficient Gottwald Model 7 Mobile Electric Harbour Crane manufactured by Finnish industry leader Konecranes. The welcomed addition to Logistec’s fleet of high-quality equipment will not only significantly improve cargo-handling efficiency but run more quietly and cleanly […]

Port of San Diego Adopts Ambitious Maritime Clean Air Strategy
October 14, 2021

Port of San Diego Adopts Ambitious Maritime Clean Air Strategy

After obtaining public feedback on a draft Maritime Clean Air Strategy (MCAS), the Port of San Diego Board of Port Commissioners approved a policy document in October that allows the port to pursue the MCAS’s development and implementation. As the most ambitious maritime clean air strategy of its kind in California, the MCAS’s two main […]

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