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St. Lawrence Seaway’s positive 2021 results came despite a drop in grain exports

By Alex Binkley More than 38 million tonnes of cargo passed through the St. Lawrence Seaway during 2021, up about one per cent from its 2020 results even though grain shipments dropped by 20 per...

Federal Port Review, 2019 – 2020

By Theo van de Kletersteeg Canadian Sailings has recently completed another annual study comparing financial and other performance data related to federally- operated Canadian Port Authorities from...

Three key points need resolution for port governance to advance

By Alex Binkley Modernizing governance of the 17 Canadian Port Authorities has been under review for four years and Transport Minister Omar Alghabra has been instructed by Prime Minister Justin...

Prince Rupert explores new container terminal feasibility

By Keith Norbury Prince Rupert Port Authority and terminal operator DP World have entered into a two-year agreement to assess the feasibility of a new container terminal. The proposed project would...
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A greener and greener Port of Montreal

A greener and greener Port of Montreal

The environment has been a priority for the Port of Montreal for quite some time now. In 1993, the Montreal Port Authority (MPA) became one of the first ports to incorporate environmental clauses into its leases. In 2001, it adopted an environmental policy focusing on...

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Port of Montreal well connected to its community

Port of Montreal well connected to its community

The Port of Montreal, now more than ever, is directly involved in the social fabric of the community it serves. The Montreal Port Authority (MPA) has opened a major new public space on the waterfront: the Grand Quay of the Port of Montreal. The site, which offers the...

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Port of Sept-Îles continues to invest in  community life

Port of Sept-Îles continues to invest in community life

by Mark Cardwell Of the multiple community projects that the Port of Sept-Îles was involved with again this year, the biggest was a partnership with the city to redevelop and revitalize a cherished public park. “Parc Aylmer-Whittom is one of our region’s real natural...

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Report on BLG cyber security webinar

Report on BLG cyber security webinar

By Brian Dunn Cyber attacks in the shipping industry are on the rise, with ransomware attacks on shipping firms tripling between 2019 and 2020, according to a report by cybersecurity company BlueVoyant. Hackers say ships are easy targets as they can get in through a...

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