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January 21, 2019

It’s self-evaluation time!

It is now time for participants of the Green Marine environmental program to assess their environmental performance for 2018. Self-evaluation summary reports are due on March 15th, 2019.  The self-evaluations will report on the participant’s performance over January 1 – December 31, 2018. The new 2018 self-evaluation guides are now posted. To facilitate this yearly evaluation process, we […]

Major investments by Logistec at its Contrecoeur terminal
October 7, 2014

Major investments by Logistec at its Contrecoeur terminal

The company inaugurated new equipment that includes an integral section of a conveyor system, a new hopper installed on rails, and an impressive new crane.

HHP Summit 2014 presents a marine-focused agenda
October 1, 2014

HHP Summit 2014 presents a marine-focused agenda

With the first LNG vessels in North America beginning to launch, maritime operations are looking to natural gas as the most cost-effective solution to meet swiftly approaching ECA compliance regulations in North American and European coastal waters. Take part in the HHP Summit in New Orleans this October 7 to 9 to learn how this […]

Marine Atlantic Inc. joins Green Marine
September 29, 2014

Marine Atlantic Inc. joins Green Marine

Canadian East Coast ferry and terminal operator, Marine Atlantic Inc., has signed on as the newest member of Green Marine, the largest voluntary environmental program for the maritime industry in North America.

Marine Atlantic Inc. is entering its four ships and three terminals located in Argentia, Port aux Basques and North Sydney into the environmental program.

4th Port in the City Day: Montrealers discover their port
September 10, 2014

4th Port in the City Day: Montrealers discover their port

Port in the City Day enjoyed the same success as in past years, with the free cruise tickets gone within hours. Five departures took place throughout the day, for a one-hour cruise from King Edward Pier in the Old Port to the east end of the city.

10th Annual Highway H2O Conference
September 9, 2014

10th Annual Highway H2O Conference

Highway H2O celebrates a decade of bringing together the collective interests and needs of marine transportation stakeholders and partners of the Great Lakes-St. Lawrence Seaway corridor at this year’s annual conference. The gathering takes place Nov. 19-20 at the Toronto Airport Marriott Hotel. Conference modules will focus on economic and trend-based activities, policy and regulatory […]

Highest international accreditations earned by SMIT Marine Canada
September 9, 2014

Highest international accreditations earned by SMIT Marine Canada

SMIT Marine Canada chose Lloyd’s Register Quality Assurance, a leading international certification body, to carry out an assessment of the company’s Integrated Management System (IMS) against the four internationally recognized benchmarks for safety, quality and environmental protection, namely: ISO 9001:2008, ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001 and the ISM Code. After extensive preparation that included various education […]

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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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November 2018
  • Vast GHG emissions reduction on IMO horizon
  • Washington State Ferries plies cleaner future
  • WWF-Canada’s President discusses supporter role