Newbuild Prices See Sharpest Increase for Almost Two Decades
Newbuild prices have risen due to the extremely high number of containerships and LNG carriers ordered over the past 15 months.
Terragon Environmental Technologies Won the Canadian Business Awards 2022
Terragon Environmental Technologies Inc. has been recognized as Quebec’s best environmental technologies company.
Frontier Power Acquires M-K Power Products
Frontier Power Products has acquired Ontario-based M-K Power Products Corp, which adds Ontario to its Northern and Western territories.
China Shipbuilding for Taiwan Firm Likely Aiding Chinese Navy Build-Up – U.S. Think Tank
Profits from foreign orders are likely lowering the costs of upgrading China’s navy, creating a threat to national security for some democracies in the region.
Davie Shipyard Workers Approve Long-Term Agreement
The majority of production workers at Davie Shipyards have voted in favour of a ground-breaking new long-term collective agreement.
Canada’s Marine Industry Faces a Looming Labour Crisis, says Recently Released Report
The marine industry in Canada is facing a large number of imminent retirements and will need to hire over 20,000 seafarers. And there are similar challenges for all of us who support them from shore.
Cancelled Ferry Sailings are a Symptom of a Longstanding Problem in the Marine Industry. It’s Only Going to Get Worse
The global mariner shortage isn’t new, but it’s being felt by the public now since the pandemic has exacerbated the problem, disrupting supply chains and transportation systems.
CleanBC Supports B.C. Companies Designing Zero-Emission Boats
Two B.C. maritime design companies are developing zero-emission boat technology that will advance clean transportation in the hard-to-carbonize marine sector and create new jobs for British Columbians.
Canadian Coast Guard ‘Monitoring’ Parts Failure in New Vessels
A new class of ship always has a few issues. Seaspan and the specific components suppliers are on it and are making things right.
World’s First Carbon-free Ammonia Fuel Bunker Network
Providing the new fuels for the new engines continues to take shape.