• Major challenges as B.C. terminals upgrade, expand.

    From equipment replacement to capacity expansion, the projects cover the spectrum... Read more »
  • Shifting tailwinds propel Canada's energy trade

    Anderson looks at the Canada's energy export market... Read more »
  • Seaspan and the container ship industry

    Seaspan is known internationally as being that of the leader in the leasing of container ships... Read more »

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Artist's rendering of a possible design for PATH, the Port Alberni Transshipment Hub project. Image courtesy of Cargo Velocity.
Two massive out-of-town projects have been aired recently to help Port Metro Vancouver relieve looming container congestion and improve the overall cargo efficiency of the much-touted Asia-Pacific Gateway. The Ashcroft Terminal — a container sh...
Bird's eye view of Centerm, operated by DP World Vancouver (photo by Dave Roels - www.daveroels.com)
To date, I have commented on the container shipping industry almost entirely from the viewpoint of the leasing companies led by Seaspan, Costamare, Danaos and some of their smaller brethren, all of whom, by virtue of their stock market affiliations,...
Artist's rendering for Sturgeon's on the Fraser, the new home of the McBarge.
Expo 86 was one of the most exciting events in Vancouver’s history. Nobody was calling Vancouver the “no fun city” that year. Expo still lives on in many local residents’ memories and some monuments from the fair are still rec...
Tanker Safety Expert Panel: Captain Gordon Houston, Richard Gadreau and Dr. Michael Mackay Sinclair
Over the past year, three studies have been released that investigate tanker safety and oil spill response preparedness:
Boom boat: Plain Jane
By Lea Edgar, Vancouver Maritime Museum