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June 20, 2019

Desgagnés christens its two sister dual-fuel/LNG tankers

Close to 500 persons gathered today, at the Port of Quebec to assist to Groupe Desgagnés christening of its state-of-the-art, new-generation tankers the Rossi A. Desgagnés and the Paul A. Desgagnés. They are the last in a series of four custom-built tankers, based on an…

Desgagnés christens its two sister dual-fuel/LNG tankers
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May 29, 2013

Port of Québec consolidates approach to sustainable development

The Québec Port Authority (QPA) took another important step in terms of its sustainable development by entrusting the development of a strategy to Johanne Gélinas of the firm Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton. Gélinas previously held the position of Commissioner of the Environment and Sustainable Development within the Canadian government, and was a commissioner at the […]

May 15, 2013

Improved shore access in Trois-Rivières

The Trois-Rivières Port Authority inaugurated the Hector-Louis Langevin Park in May. The park represents an investment of almost $575,000. The project is part of the port’s On Course for 2020 strategic plan and the city’s urban development plan. It has involved transforming a parking lot into a new green space, as well as a commitment […]

May 3, 2013

Back to school for Green Marine

The Prince Rupert Port Authority (PRPA) has been working with its local school district to develop a series of lessons related to port activities. The various lessons will fit into the school curriculum for students from kindergarten through Grade 12. The lessons are focusing on four themes with one of them being the environment. An environmental […]

May 3, 2013

CSL implements eco-friendly document shredding

By participating in the Shred-it Tree Protection program, the CSL Group saved 222 trees from being cut in 2012. All of the collected paper is shredded, baled and then recycled. Every tonne of recycled paper uses 64% less energy, 50% less water and causes 74% less air pollution than the same quantity of paper from […]

May 16, 2011

Trois-Rivières – A Model for City / Port Relations!

A key goal of the Cap Sur 2020 plan is to minimize the impact of the port’s activities on the environment by improving the port’s interface with its urban surroundings.

March 9, 2011

Empire Stevedoring Co. ltd. reduces GHG and air pollutant emissions

Empire Stevedoring Co. ltd. reduces GHG and air pollutant emissions thanks to brand new high-performance equipment.

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