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August 29, 2019

Fednav welcomes a new greener ship

On August 29 Fednav took delivery of the Federal Montreal at the Oshima Shipyard in Japan. The Federal Montreal is a 34,500 DWT international ice-class bulk carrier. Built to trade in the St. Lawrence River and the Great Lakes, the vessel is certified by DNV GL and equipped with the latest environmental protection technology. Named in […]

Fednav welcomes a new greener ship
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October 15, 2010

An Initiative to Improve the Health of the St. Lawrence-Great Lakes

Green Marine is pleased to highlight a U.S. initiative designed to improve the health of the St. Lawrence–Great Lakes, in which several Green Marine participants and supporters are also involved. The Great Ships Initiative (GSI) is a collaborative effort designed to address the problem of aquatic invasive species introduced into the Great Lakes-St. Lawrence Seaway […]

October 15, 2010

Trois-Rivières Port Authority Environmental Policy

Green Marine takes this opportunity to highlight the recent efforts of the Trois-Rivières port community, which led to the Port Authority’s adoption of its own environmental policy this past August. The policy involves the entire port community and is accompanied by an implementation guide to help users identify priorities, establish appropriate targets and formulate action […]

October 15, 2010

Hamilton Port Authority reduces its dust emissions

Green Marine also encourages environmental initiatives such as those undertaken by the Hamilton Port Authority this past summer, which involved paving jetty number 15 and installing a grease and grit interceptor at the site. As a result of this effort, a formerly dusty gravel lot populated with old warehouses has now been fully paved and […]

April 26, 2011

Norcan and Valport become Green Marine members

The NORCAN Petroleum Group, a major consortium which imports petroleum products, and Valport recently joined Green Marine by undertaking to continuously evaluate and improve its environmental performance.

The Green Wave

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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