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Jun 18, 2019, 19:57 ET Chamber of Shipping Applauds Trans Mountain Decision

VANCOUVER, June 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Following an extensive reconsideration process, we are pleased that the Government of Canada has reaffirmed its commitment to the Trans Mountain Expansion Project....


May 10, 2019, 17:15 ET BC's 'Big Ships' Support Protection of Endangered Killer Whales

VANCOUVER, May 10, 2019 /CNW/ - As Canada continues to increase its focus towards sustainable trade growth, nine key groups have come together in support of conservation on the nation's west coast....


Feb 14, 2019, 19:01 ET Marine Transportation Industry Backs Government Investment in Aquatic Species at Risk

VANCOUVER, Feb. 14, 2019 /CNW/ - The commercial marine transportation industry is in full support of the Government of Canada's establishment of the Canada Nature Fund for Aquatic Species at Risk....


Apr 06, 2018, 05:00 ET Chamber of Shipping Appoints 2018/19 Board of Directors

VANCOUVER, April 6, 2018 /CNW/ - The Chamber of Shipping is pleased to announce the appointment of its Directors and Officers for 2018-2019, comprising a broad range of experienced leaders from the...


Feb 22, 2018, 12:30 ET Chamber of Shipping Statement on the Implementation of an Interim Protocol for Anchorages on the BC South Coast

VANCOUVER, Feb. 22, 2018 /CNW/ - The Chamber of Shipping welcomes the Government of Canada's announcement of further details concerning the review and modernization of anchorage operations as part of ...


Aug 11, 2017, 16:08 ET Recent Whale Deaths Highlight Need for Integrated Coastal Planning and Management

VANCOUVER, Aug. 11, 2017 /CNW/ - Today's federal government announcement of temporary measures on shipping to address one of many anthropogenic risks to North Atlantic Right Whales highlights the...


May 25, 2017, 15:56 ET Chamber of Shipping Calls for Federal Government Triage on Coastal Management

VANCOUVER, May 25, 2017 /CNW/ - As a new report reveals the substantial value of shipping to Canadians across the country, the industry seeks assurance from the Government of Canada that coastal...


Jan 11, 2017, 20:23 ET Chamber of Shipping Applauds BC's Commitment to Coastal Protection

VANCOUVER, Jan. 11, 2017 /CNW/ - The Chamber of Shipping applauds the B.C. government for approving the environmental assessment for the Trans Mountain Expansion Project and ensuring that the five...


Nov 29, 2016, 18:42 ET Chamber of Shipping Welcomes Trans Mountain Decision

VANCOUVER, Nov. 29, 2016 /CNW/ - The government's approval of the Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion recognizes the importance of growing capacity on all of Canada's trade corridors in the safest and...


Sep 29, 2016, 05:00 ET Chamber of Shipping Calls on Federal Government to Support Trade on World Maritime Day 2016

VANCOUVER, Sept. 29, 2016 /CNW/ - The United Nation's International Maritime Organization celebrates World Maritime Day today with a theme to remind us that "Shipping is Indispensable to the World."...


Aug 08, 2016, 11:30 ET Chamber of Shipping Supports Enhanced Canadian Coast Guard Base Kitsilano

VANCOUVER, Aug. 8, 2016 /CNW/ - The official opening of the Kitsilano Canadian Coast Guard Base with enhanced capabilities is a progressive step in increasing both marine safety and environmental...


Jun 08, 2016, 05:00 ET Chamber of Shipping Recognizes World Oceans Day

OTTAWA, June 8, 2016 /CNW/ - The Chamber of Shipping recognizes the significance of protecting Canada's oceans, as marine shipping is intrinsically connected to the health of our oceans. Through...


Apr 28, 2016, 08:00 ET Report Highlights Success of Canada's Marine Safety Framework

VANCOUVER, April 28, 2016 /CNW/ - The Council of Canadian Academies released a new report today titled Commercial Marine Shipping Accidents: Understanding the Risks in Canada. The Report concludes...