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Apr 17, 2019, 10:59 ET Government of Canada announces a new maritime information system pilot project in partnership with the Maritime Aboriginal Peoples Council

TRURO HEIGHTS, NS, April 17, 2019 /CNW/ - Protecting the marine environment and all users of Canada's oceans and waterways is of paramount importance....


Apr 16, 2019, 18:46 ET Government of Canada takes action to address Fraser River Chinook decline

VANCOUVER, April 16, 2019 /CNW/ - Over the past 50 years, the world's wildlife populations have declined by 60%. In Canada, 521 species have been...


Apr 16, 2019, 18:36 ET Media Advisory - Government of Canada announces a new maritime information system pilot project in partnership with the Maritime Aboriginal Peoples Council

TRURO, NS, April 16, 2019 /CNW/ - Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Environment and Climate Change and Member of Parliament for Central...


Apr 16, 2019, 10:34 ET MEDIA ADVISORY - Fisheries and Oceans Canada to hold technical briefing on 2019 Fraser River Chinook Salmon Management Measures

VANCOUVER, April 16, 2019 /CNW/ - Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO) will hold a technical briefing for media interested in an update on the...


Apr 15, 2019, 10:45 ET QSL to Invest Over $15 Million in Sorel-Tracy Area

SOREL, QC, April 15, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - QSL is continuing to pursue its expansion in the Sorel-Tracy area with $15 million in investments. The...


Apr 12, 2019, 17:37 ET Lower-North-Shore and Anticosti Island - Extension of disenclavement service: two-week extension

QUEBEC CITY, April 12, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Due to the navigational conditions prevailing in the St. Lawrence Estuary, Société des traversiers du...


Apr 11, 2019, 16:00 ET Seaspan Announces First Quarter 2019 Conference Call and Webcast

HONG KONG, April 11, 2019 /CNW/ - Seaspan Corporation ("Seaspan") (NYSE:SSW) plans to release its financial results for the quarter ended March 31,...


Apr 11, 2019, 08:00 ET Chamber of Shipping Applauds Amendments to the Pilotage Act

VANCOUVER, April 11, 2019 /CNW/ - With an emphasis on good governance and adapting with emerging technologies, the Government of Canada's proposed...


Apr 10, 2019, 15:13 ET Taking an innovative approach to fishing gear: Local projects in Nova Scotia take up the challenge!

OTTAWA, April 10, 2019 /CNW/ - Each year, more than eight million metric tons of plastic end up in the world's oceans. A major contributor to plastic ...


Apr 10, 2019, 13:51 ET Budget 2019: An Affordable Place to Call Home

OTTAWA, April 10, 2019 /CNW/ - Every Canadian deserves a safe and affordable place to call home. Yet for too many hard-working Canadians, especially...


Apr 10, 2019, 11:05 ET Governments of Canada and Nova Scotia fund projects to boost innovation and productivity in the fish and seafood sector

DARTMOUTH, NS, April 10, 2019 /CNW/ - With the longest coastline in the world, Canada's coastal communities rely on the fish and seafood industry as...


Apr 10, 2019, 10:22 ET State of the Atlantic Ocean Report Shows the Effects of Climate Change on Marine Ecosystems

OTTAWA, April 10, 2019 /CNW/ - Canada's Atlantic Ocean is one of the most productive marine environments in the world. It is home to an abundance of...


Apr 10, 2019, 08:50 ET Marine Pilots Look Forward to Participating in the Process to Amend the Pilotage Act

OTTAWA, April 10, 2019 /CNW/ - The Canadian Marine Pilots' Association (CMPA) looks forward to actively and constructively participating in the...


Apr 09, 2019, 12:00 ET Media Advisory - Federal Minister Jonathan Wilkinson, and Nova Scotia Minister Keith Colwell will make an Atlantic Fisheries Fund joint announcement in Dartmouth

DARTMOUTH, NS, April 9, 2019 /CNW/ - On April 10, 2019, the Honourable Jonathan Wilkinson, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast...


Apr 09, 2019, 10:58 ET TSB deploys a team following the capsizing of an oyster fishing vessel near Antigonish, Nova Scotia

DARTMOUTH, NS, April 9, 2019 /CNW/ - The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) is deploying a team of investigators following the fatal...


Apr 08, 2019, 17:00 ET Seaspan Declares Quarterly Dividends on Common and Preferred Shares

HONG KONG, April 8, 2019 /CNW/ - Seaspan Corporation (NYSE:SSW) announced today that the Company's Board of Directors has declared cash dividends on...


Apr 08, 2019, 12:44 ET New funding opportunities support innovation and clean technologies for ships, trains and planes

OTTAWA, April 8, 2019 /CNW/ - Clean growth is essential for Canada's transportation system – to meet our emission reduction targets, grow our...


Apr 08, 2019, 08:30 ET Holland America Line to Call Next Pinnacle Class Ship Ryndam

In a nod to its long line of historic ships that helped build the foundation for cruising as we know it today, Holland America Line announced that...


Apr 08, 2019, 08:00 ET /R E P E A T -- MEDIA ADVISORY - PortsToronto and Redpath Sugar Celebrate the First Ship of the Season at the 158th Beaver Hat Ceremony/

TORONTO, April 5, 2019 /CNW/ - On Tuesday, April 9, media are invited to join PortsToronto's Harbour Master Emeritus Angus Armstrong and Redpath...


Apr 05, 2019, 15:43 ET MEDIA ADVISORY - PortsToronto and Redpath Sugar Celebrate the First Ship of the Season at the 158th Beaver Hat Ceremony

TORONTO, April 5, 2019 /CNW/ - On Tuesday, April 9, media are invited to join PortsToronto's Harbour Master Emeritus Angus Armstrong and Redpath...


Apr 05, 2019, 09:25 ET Saab to Deliver Radars for Royal Canadian Navy's Joint Support Ships

Lockheed Martin Canada, selected by prime contractor Seaspan's Vancouver Shipyards Co. Ltd. is providing the command management system and...


Apr 04, 2019, 07:00 ET World-class ROV company, Deep Trekker, launches the DTG3 powered by BRIDGE technology

BRIDGE technology is the latest platform for all future Deep Trekker robotics KITCHENER, ON, April 4, 2019 /CNW/ - Deep Trekker, Canadian...


Apr 03, 2019, 14:10 ET Holland America Line's Early Booking Bonus Encourages Cruisers to Make Their 2020-2021 Vacation Plans with Four Enticing Perks

Holland America Line knows that many savvy travelers like to plan ahead, and with the new Early Booking Bonus promotion that runs through May 31,...


Apr 03, 2019, 12:35 ET Desgagnés's fired up on LNG! A 5th Dual-Fuel / LNG Oil Tanker

QUEBEC CITY, April 3, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Desgagnés proudly and enthusiastically announces the acquisition of a 5th dual-fuel (diesel/LNG)...


Apr 03, 2019, 09:15 ET Skytrax Once Again Ranks Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport One of World's Best

YTZ Wins Prestigious Skytrax Award for Sixth Year Tweet this release TORONTO, April 3, 2019 /CNW/ - Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport was named one...