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Headlines

International community sounds alarm on proposed moratorium...
"BC Ferries is about connecting communities...to...
Given the size of vessels being operated, large parts of...
By Darryl Anderson, Wave Point Consulting
ICS ‘deeply concerned’ by Canadian Legislation that will interfere with International Maritime Trade
The Canadian Parliament is giving consideration to legislation that would have the effect of establishing a moratorium on the shipment of crude oil in the waters of Northern British Columbia (Bill C-48: An Act respecting the regulation of vessels tha...
Greystoke / Swan LNG
Greystoke Marine Management Ltd (Greystoke) has recently been awarded a contract by Swan LNG Private Ltd (Swan/SLPL) to provide marine and LNG consultancy services to support the development and commissioning of SLPL’s green field LNG port/FSRU...
Gerald Dyck, Chief Operating Officer, Canada Metal (Pacific) Ltd.
CMP (www.canmet.com) announced today that Gerald Dyck has joined the firm to further enhance their growing portfolio of manufacturing facilities. Gerald brings his 25 years of Senior-level manufacturing management experience in operations, engineerin...
W. Stanley Webber December 10, 1941 - August 22,2017
From Stan's family: With profound sadness we announce the passing of our beloved Stan. Left to mourn are his cherished wife, Dawn, his three children, Kelly Storms (Andrew), Stephen (Eyrely) and Sullivan (Soleil); his sisters, Sandra Dumont and...
Photos: Thousands attend Vancouver Shipyards' Open House
More than 3,300 British Columbians flocked to Seaspan’s Vancouver Shipyards today to attend an Open House hosted by Canada’s Non-Combat Shipbuilder. During the event, attendees received an up-close look at the most modern facility of its kind in Nort...
World Maritime Day 2017 Celebration in Vancouver and Menon Economics
The Vancouver International Maritime Centre (VIMC) in collaboration with Keesal Young...
ICS Dry Bulk and Commodities Conference
ICS Canada Dry Bulk and Commodities Conference Where: Vancouver Convention Centre (West) When: November 16, 2017 (full day) Registration: http://www.ics-canada.ca/events/dry-bulk-and-commodities-conference-2017/ Speakers include:
ABCMI Supplier Development Day & AGM
The Association of BC Marine Industries Supplier Development Day & AGM When: November 29, 2017 Where: Pinnacle Hotel Harbourfront (Vancouver, B.C.) Please join us for the ABCMI Supplier Development Day and AGM, featuring speakers from leading c...

MAGAZINE

It was mostly good news all around at the recent BC Ferries Annual General Meeting — traffic is up, new vessels...
- October 12 2017
While it is striking to follow the continuing high level of innovation across the cruise industry as lines seek to...
- October 9 2017

SHIPPING

With a new terminal, two new LNG ferries and the start of an RFP process for up to two or three more, 2017 has been a...
- October 3 2017
When Jack Mahoney took over the role of President, Maersk Line, Canada, nearly two years ago, there was only one Maersk...
- September 28 2017

SHIPS & SHIPYARDS

It was mostly good news all around at the recent BC Ferries Annual General Meeting — traffic is up, new vessels...
- October 12 2017
While it is striking to follow the continuing high level of innovation across the cruise industry as lines seek to...
- October 9 2017

PORTS & TERMINALS

The Nanaimo Port Authority board of directors has named Ewan Moir as the new President and CEO, effective October 10....
- September 29 2017
On September 27, 2017, the first large rail transport with a total of 122 rail cars from the Bethune mine in...
- September 29 2017