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March 13, 2020

COVID-19 & GreenTech 2020

Green Marine is aware of the COVID-19 epidemic that has forced the cancelation of events in the coming weeks. As the situation is currently under control in Canada, we are moving forward with the conference as planned. This decision will be reassessed in the coming weeks. Rest assured that our priority is the well-being of […]

COVID-19 & GreenTech 2020
Atlantic Towing helps a B.C. community college to purchase a state-of-the-art simulator
March 20, 2020

Atlantic Towing helps a B.C. community college to purchase a state-of-the-art simulator

Camosun College, a community college in Victoria, British Columbia, is set to get a new state-of-the-art marine simulator with the help of $700,000 in funding from the J.D. Irving company Atlantic Towing Limited (ATL). ATL has arranged for the funding to be provided over a three-year period by another Irving company, Irving Shipbuilding, Inc. (ISI), […]

GREEN MARINE RELEASES NEW ENVIRONMENTAL PERFORMANCE INDICATOR FOR SHIP RECYCLING
March 19, 2020

GREEN MARINE RELEASES NEW ENVIRONMENTAL PERFORMANCE INDICATOR FOR SHIP RECYCLING

Quebec City, Thursday, March 19, 2020 – Green Marine is broadening the scope of its North American environmental certification program by adding a performance indicator for responsible ship recycling. By wading into this emerging issue, Green Marine is again proving its vision and proactive approach in improving the industry’s environmental performance, according to its executive […]

Green Marine releases its 2020 program criteria
March 16, 2020

Green Marine releases its 2020 program criteria

Green Marine has just released its 2020 performance indicator criteria for North American ship owners, port authorities, terminal operators and shipyard managers. In keeping with its commitment to continual improvement, Green Marine annually reviews, strengthens and expands its environmental certification program criteria. Summaries of the Green Marine’s environmental program for 2020 are now available online. […]

Georgian College obtains a new marine simulator with CSL’s financial help
March 16, 2020

Georgian College obtains a new marine simulator with CSL’s financial help

Thanks to a generous donation from Canada Steamship Lines (CSL), students in Georgian College’s marine programs, as well as cadets and working mariners, will have access to a state-of-the-art marine simulator at the Owen Sound Campus. CSL, a division of the CSL Group, contributed $540,000 toward the new Advanced Integrated Simulator. Georgian College is now […]

A new Green Marine partner: Veolia
March 12, 2020

A new Green Marine partner: Veolia

Veolia provides specialized services for the maritime sector throughout Quebec with branches along the St. Lawrence River in Matane, Baie-Comeau, Jonquière, Lévis, Trois-Rivières, Contrecoeur and Pointes-aux-Trembles. Veolia pumps out used oil, oily water, and gray and black water. Its services also include cleaning up fuel tanks, engine rooms and ballast tanks, as well as the […]

KOTUG Canada joins Green Marine
March 11, 2020

KOTUG Canada joins Green Marine

KOTUG Canada is a company owned by Horizon Maritime Ltd (Canada) and KOTUG International B.V. (the Netherlands). KOTUG International owns and operates a diverse fleet of 100+ vessels globally and can rely on more than 100 years’ experience in the areas of harbour, terminal and escort towage services and emergency response. Horizon Maritime is a […]

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November 2019
  • Green Marine factors into new Great Lakes’ blue economy
  • New ship recycling indicator on the program’s horizon
  • Integrating data technology to enhance social licence
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