Port is on the road to more major expansions

By Keith Norbury By the middle of 2021 a new road will increase efficiency at the Porty of Prince Rupert by cutting the driving distance by three-quarters. Construction on the $115 million...

Strong Performance for 2020

By MARK CARDWELL For many places and industries, the unfortunate impacts of Covid-19 have made this a year to forget.  But for the Port of Sept-Îles and its mining partners on Quebec’s rugged North...

Taking Action to Preserve the Environment

By MARK CARDWELL As buried treasures go, centuries-old sediment from the bottom of a bay likely wouldn’t make it onto most people’s Top-Ten list. But for marine bio-geographer Emilie...

Port of Prince Rupert poised to set another cargo record

By Keith Norbury Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, which has upended the world economy this year, the Port of Prince Rupert is on track for another record year in 2020. As of the end September, total...

Seaway grain rush continues

In an otherwise dreary landscape of significantly lower volumes passing through the St. Lawrence Seaway, Canadian grain shipments topped 6.2 million tonnes at the end of September, maintaining its 20 per cent increase over the 2019 season. Overall Seaway cargo...

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