• Shipyards: An international perspective... By Captain Stephen Brown

    A global downturn of 71 per cent in orders in 2016 compared to 2015 was bound to have consequences... Read more »
  • Central Vancouver Island welcomes MS The World

    Nanaimo to host cruise ship for two-day stay... Read more »
  • Icebreaker stops in Vancouver before transiting Northwest Passage

    Unique voyage celebrates Finland's centenary plus first year as Chair of the Arctic Council... Read more »

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More than 4,000 people took part in the program...
Innovation results in cost savings, improved safety,...
Improve public understanding of risk to enable better...
Doron Grosman named to replace Stephen Edwards...
Results of Sunshine Coast and Bowen Island Engagement Program released by BC Ferries
BC Ferries released the results of its recent public engagement program on schedule changes for the Metro Vancouver – Sunshine Coast (Horseshoe Bay – Langdale) and Metro Vancouver – Bowen Island (Horseshoe Bay – Snug Cove) rou...
DNV GL delivers cost saving alternatives with remote surveillance for subsea equipment manufacturing
The oil price collapse of 2014 triggered a wave of cost reduction among upstream businesses. Global oil and gas companies slashed capital expenditures by about 40% between 2014 and 2016. This delivered a clear message: everyone in the supply chain mu...
Doron Grosman, GCT
David Emerson, P.C., O.B.C., Chair of the Board for GCT Global Container Terminals Inc. (GCT) today announced the appointment of Doron Grosman as President and Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. Doron replaces Stephen Edwards, who served...
Jim Corr Vice President – Planning & Estimating
Vancouver Shipyards (VSY) has announced the appointment of Jim Corr as Vice President – Planning & Estimating. Jim joined VSY in January 2017 as a consultant, and in June 2017 was promoted to Vice President, Planning & Estimating. In th...
Donna Spalding and Carly Wignes, CLIA-North West & Canada
B.C.'s maritime industry took a break from the office to office a BBQ and baseball game at Nat Bailey Stadium in East Vancouver. With perfect weather, great food and wonderful company, members and guests of the Plimsoll Club enjoyed a great day. And...
Guests at the VMM Fireworks night
The Vancouver Maritime Museum outdid themselves in hosting this year's Annual Industry Fireworks Night on August 2. As the best spot in Vancouver to watch the Celebration of Light in English Bay, the VMM organized a sold-out event that had a British...
BIMCO Masterclass: Commodity Trading & Chartering
When: September 11 to 13, 2017 Where: Pinnacle Hotel Harbourfront, Vancouver This BIMCO masterclass examines commodity sale as a whole. The close links between the sale contract, the insurance contract and the carriage contract will be examined in p...
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

MAGAZINE

Many of you will have sat through presentations in which I have spoken to the pending crisis in world shipyards as a...
- July 28 2017
From Royal Canadian Navy and Canadian Coast Guard vessels, to tugs and barges, pleasure craft, fishing boats, and...
- July 12 2017

SHIPPING

MS The World, returns to the Port of Nanaimo Thursday July 13 at 0700 hours for two days, departing at midnight on...
- July 13 2017
The MSV Nordica was in Vancouver in early July to stock up on supplies and pick up additional crew before starting out...
- July 12 2017

SHIPS & SHIPYARDS

Many of you will have sat through presentations in which I have spoken to the pending crisis in world shipyards as a...
- July 24 2017
From Royal Canadian Navy and Canadian Coast Guard vessels, to tugs and barges, pleasure craft, fishing boats, and...
- July 12 2017

PORTS & TERMINALS

Construction is now complete on the New Brighton Park Shoreline Habitat Restoration Project! The focus now turns to...
- July 20 2017
Great news! BC Shipping News heard from Kleo Landucci at Ashcroft Terminal this morning (July 19/17). The fires...
- July 19 2017