• BC Shipping News - July-August 2017 Highlights

    Exclusive articles and updates on commercial marine activity on the West Coast of Canada... Read more »
  • Dr. Joost Schokkenbroek appointed Executive Director of Vancouver Maritime Museum

    Captain Ken Burton's successor selected.... Read more »
  • In Memoriam - Dave Roels (1949 to 2017)

    Photographer showed marine industry in a light like no others... Read more »

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Seabus Burrard Pacific Breeze
TransLink, Metro Vancouver’s regional transportation authority, has signed a contract with the Damen Shipyards Group for an additional SeaBus, to ferry passengers between downtown Vancouver and North Vancouver in British Columbia, Canada. The o...
Dave Roels
With a heavy heart, I report on the passing of Dave Roels on June 13, 2017 following a very short battle with cancer. 
Dr. Joost Schokkenbroek
Vancouver Maritime Museum, Board of Trustees, are very pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Joost Schokkenbroek as the new Executive Director of the Vancouver Maritime Museum (VMM).   Dr. Schokkenbroek will assume responsibilities at the...
Bernie Dumas (photo: Nanaimo Port Authority)
Bernie Dumas is retiring as president and CEO of the Nanaimo Port Authority, effective September 30, 2017. He made the announcement on June 14 at a news conference. “After nearly 40 years of working in the marine industry across Canada it is ti...
Captain Phill Nelson and Leo Stradiotti stand with Joe and Sharon Gosse.
The Council of Marine Carriers and the organizing committee of the 22nd Tugboat Conference are to be congratulated on presenting such a relevant and engaging three-day event. The conference, held from June 1 – 3 in Whistler, had the right mix of spe...
Dave Roles - BC Shipping News Covers
Tugs, terminals, ports, ferries, tankers, pilots, shipyards...Dave shot it all. He was like a kid in a candy store -- always looking for the next opportunity to travel along with the pilots, or visit the shipyards (he loved the shipyards!). And of co...
Association of Canadian Port Authorities: 2017 Conference
Association of Canadian Port Authorities 2017 Conference When: September 18 - 21, 2017 Where: Vancouver, British Columbia Watch for details: http://www.acpa-ports.net/pr/events.html
Canadian Ferry Operators Association 2017 Conference
Canadian Ferry Operators Association 2017 Conference: Charting our Course: The People and Technology of tomorrow's Ferries When: September 24 - 26, 2017 Where: Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel More details: www.canadianferry.ca/conference-21...

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Log in now to read the July-August 2017 issue of BC Shipping News Industry Insight: Taking B.C.'s oldest...
- June 23 2017
The Council of Marine Carriers and the organizing committee of the 22nd Tugboat Conference are to be congratulated on...
- June 16 2017

SHIPPING

Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) and Lloyd’s Register (LR) have announced at Nor-Shipping 2017 a joint development...
- June 1 2017
exactEarth Ltd ("exactEarth" or the "Company") (TSX: XCT), a leading provider of Satellite AIS data...
- May 30 2017

SHIPS & SHIPYARDS

BC Ferries and Point Hope Maritime Ltd. announced today they have entered into a five-year supply agreement for...
- June 1 2017
With the Polar Code now in force, Thordon Bearings has urged shipowners and managers to verify that their vessels...
- April 4 2017

PORTS & TERMINALS

Ignoring the trade-protectionist elephant in the room, 2017 might actually turn out to be a banner year for most B.C....
- June 7 2017
If you had asked residents 10 years ago to describe the City of Prince Rupert, the likely response would have been...
- May 29 2017