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August 20, 2019

New program manager for the St. Lawrence!

Green Marine is pleased to announce that Véronique Trudeau has joined the team as the new program manager for the St. Lawrence region based in Quebec City. Her primary role will be to support the St. Lawrence region’s participants in implementing the program, as well as coordinating the St. Lawrence advisory committee and other working groups…

New program manager for the St. Lawrence!
Survey on port sustainability reporting
August 19, 2019

Survey on port sustainability reporting

The Solvay Business School of Brussels University, with whom Green Marine worked on the port-city relations issue, is working on a similar project on port sustainability reporting in partnership with the International Association of Ports and Harbors’ (IAPH) World Ports Sustainability Program. The university and IAPH developed a survey to get the port authorities’ feedback […]

Ocean and Climate: the maritime economy and the ecological transition
August 19, 2019

Ocean and Climate: the maritime economy and the ecological transition

From August 20th to August 23rd, Surfrider Foundation Europe is setting up the Ocean Pavilion for four days of meetings prior to Biarritz’s G7 summit that should allow ocean preservation to be a part of the diplomatic negotiations. Throughout conferences and discussions, the Ocean Pavilion will focus on…

Several partners make ENR’s 2019 Top 200 Environmental Firms Survey
August 16, 2019

Several partners make ENR’s 2019 Top 200 Environmental Firms Survey

Four Green Marine partners are on this year’s list of top 200 environmental firms published by Engineering News Record (ENR). Stantec, WSP, SNC-Lavalin and Kennedy/Jenks Consultants have been ranked No. 8, 16, 24 and 105 respectively. Stantec, SNC-Lavalin and Kennedy/Jenks were cited for their engineering and/or design work, while WSP made the list for its consulting and/or studies services and its work in construction, contracting and…

Ocean Exchange welcomes applications for 2019 innovation awards
August 15, 2019

Ocean Exchange welcomes applications for 2019 innovation awards

A Call for Solutions from Ocean Exchange is now open for entries to compete for two $100,000 USD monetary innovation awards. Ocean Exchange welcomes registration from innovators with working prototypes in materials, devices, processes or systems that have the ability to Have Impact Though Sustainability, such as innovations…

Green Marine @ the CFA 2019 Conference and Trade Show
August 12, 2019

Green Marine @ the CFA 2019 Conference and Trade Show

Green Marine will be in Saint John, New Brunswick, this September 15-17 for the Canadian Ferry Association (CFA) 2019 Conference and Trade Show. David Bolduc, Green Marine’s executive director, will address how the environmental certification program can benefit ferry operators across the country…

$18.5-million federal grant obtained by the Port of Montreal
August 12, 2019

$18.5-million federal grant obtained by the Port of Montreal

The Port of Montreal announced it is receiving an $18.5-million grant from Transport Canada’s National Fund for Trade Corridors for its project to improve cargo mobility. The $37-million project will increase the port’s capacity, efficiency, and safety by reducing wait times and bottlenecks for container transport, which will also result in reduced greenhouse gas emissions […]

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