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Joint UBC and Clear Seas study to provide path to Zero-Impact Marine Shipping

  Vancouver, B.C. — A joint research project between the University of British Columbia (UBC), the Clear Seas Centre for Responsible Marine Shipping (Clear Seas) and the National Research Council of Canada’s (NRC) Ocean, Coastal and River Engineering Research Centre aims to play a key role in reducing the environmental footprint of shipping, which accounts

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Teck Resources to deploy two electric tugboats

  Vancouver – Teck Resources Limited has announced an agreement to deploy two electric tug boats at Neptune Terminal in Vancouver, British Columbia (B.C.) in support of Teck’s climate goals, which will mark the first electric tugs operating in Canada as a full tugboat package for harbour assist and tug services. Under the agreement, SAAM will furnish

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Minister of Transport announces action to ease supply chain regulations

    Winnipeg – The Minister of Transport, Omar Alghabra, announced today how the Government of Canada is implementing $17 million over five years through several new initiatives that streamline regulations and reduce bureaucracy across our supply chains. This commitment of $17 million was made in Budget 2022, and will go towards several new initiatives to make sure the rail, marine, and air modes

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CargoM launches daily media watch

    MONTREAL – CargoM, the Logistics and Transportation Metropolitan Cluster of Montreal, announces the launch of a new daily media monitoring service, INTERMODAL, starting today. Driven by its vision of economic development and outreach for Greater Montreal and the Province of Quebec, CargoM is providing its members and partners with this tool, which is

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Cepsa and the Port of Rotterdam work towards the first green hydrogen corridor between the north and south of Europe

  Cepsa and the Port of Rotterdam are to work together to establish the first green hydrogen corridor between southern and northern Europe, ensuring a green hydrogen supply chain between two of Europe’s main ports, Rotterdam and Algeciras, as agreed in the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed by both parties. Cepsa plans to export hydrogen

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Global piracy incidents reach lowest levels since 1992

  The ICC International Maritime Bureau (IMB) is calling for regional and international players to sustain their efforts, particularly in the Gulf of Guinea, as global piracy and armed robbery incidents reach their lowest levels since 1992. ICC IMB’s latest global quarterly piracy report details 90 incidents of piracy and armed robbery against ships in

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Transport Canada invests $8 million in new Montreal grain terminal equipment

  The Minister of Transport, the Honourable Omar Alghabra, and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Transport, Annie Koutrakis, today announced an investment of up to nearly $8 million for DG CanEst Transit Inc. to update existing infrastructure and purchase new equipment for its facilities located in the Port of Montréal. The funding was provided under the National Trade

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