- In honour of Mr. Raymond Lemay, C.M.
- The Océan Raymond Lemay becomes one of the strongest and
most modern tugboats on the St. Lawrence
MONTREAL, June 19 /CNW Telbec/ - On Thursday, June 21st, the Ocean Group,
a leading harbour towing company in Quebec, invites media to attend the
christening ceremony of its new tugboat, the Océan Raymond Lemay, named in
honour of one of the most important figures in the Canadian maritime industry,
and a well known figure in the Quebec business community.
When: Thursday, June 21st, 2007
Time: 12:00 PM
Where: Iberville Passenger Terminal (hangar 5), Alexandra Pier,
de la Commune Street, Old Montreal.
Mr. Raymond Lemay, C.M.; Mr. Gordon Bain, President and Chief Executive
Officer, Ocean Group Inc.; Mr. Dominic J. Taddeo, President and Chief
Executive Officer, Montreal Port Authority; Mr. Marc Y. Bruneau, Chairman of
the Board of Directors, Montreal Port Authority; and Most Reverend Anthony
Mancini, Auxiliary Bishop and Vicar General of the Archdiocese of Montreal,
will take part in the ceremony.
About the Ocean Group
Ocean Group is the Québec leader in harbour towing operations. Its head
office is located in the Port of Québec and it operates harbour tugs in the
ports of Québec, Montréal, Sorel-Tracy, Trois-Rivières, Hamilton Oshawa and
Toronto. Ocean also boasts subsidiaries in the fields of transport, dredging,
underwater intervention, maritime equipment rental and naval repairs, as well
as a construction and naval repairs shipyard in Ile-aux-Coudres.
For further information:
For further information: France Poulin, Director of Communications,
Montreal Port Authority, (514) 283-7050; Serge Genois, Vice-President, Harbour
and Towing Operations, Ocean Group Inc., (418) 694-1414