One of Green Marine’s founding members, the Port of Montreal received the Marine Environment Protection Award for 2018 in the port category from the North American Marine Environment Protection Association (NAMEPA). The award was presented at the awards dinner October 25 in New York City.
The Port of Montreal was recognized for several recent sustainable development initiatives, particularly:
Total Marine Solutions, a Green Marine partner, also received one of NAMEPA’s Environment Awards for its Ocean Guardian tool. TMS’ president, Alexandra Anagnostis-Irons: « Collaboration is the key to protecting our marine environments. We built Ocean Guardian to be a tool for collaboration and information sharing, for the benefit of everyone in the industry and our oceans.”
Above: Valerie Cannon and Anna Silva from Total Marine Solutions at the Awards ceremony.
To the right: Daniel Dagenais accepting the award on behalf of the Port of Montreal.