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Salish Raven is on its way!
On the occasion of Singapore Maritime Week and Sea Asia...
Waterfront Shipping and partners celebrate an exciting year...
LR launched their Marine Analytics service with a...
Vancouver International Maritime Centre (VIMC)
The release of the Menon Report has forecasted that Vancouver will “climb on the rankings of maritime cities in the years to come.”  Menon Economics is an Oslo based research institution that publishes biennially an overview of the l...
Lloyd’s Register works with its clients to unlock the value in their data
The biggest challenge associated with data from multiple systems and connected assets, once security has been assured, is knowing how to turn the possibilities into actual commercial and operational value. It is now possible to amass more data more e...
In Memoriam - Captain Zaki Farid (1934 to 2017)
Gentleman, distinguished and respected mariner, dedicated, loyal, hardworking, and dear friend…these were the words colleagues and peers used to describe Captain Zak Farid upon learning of his passing on April 15, 2017 in Victoria, B.C.
The Board of Directors of Clear Seas Centre for Responsible Marine Shipping is pleased to announce the appointment of Peter Ellis to the position of Executive Director, effective March 20th, 2017. Peter comes to Clear Seas after a distinguished 31-ye...
Kyle Washington, B.C. Premier Christy Clark, and Jonathan Whitworth
Seaspan Ferries Corporation (SFC) officially welcomed two new, state-of-the-art dual-fuelled/hybrid (liquefied natural gas, diesel and battery) vessels to its fleet today during a double commissioning ceremony held at SFC’s Tilbury Terminal. The Seas...
Esben Poulsson meets with local industry stakeholders during his recent visit to Vancouver. Photo courtesy of Dave Roels and the Chamber of Shipping.
Vancouver’s local maritime industry was treated to a special opportunity to hear from Esben Poulsson, Chairman of the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) at a luncheon hosted by the Chamber of Shipping (COS) in late March. For the full story: htt...
Nautical Institute BC Branch: 2017 Conference
When: May 10 to 12, 2017 Where: Victoria, B.C. NIBC intends to address the topic through examining the operational, regulatory, training and responsive aspects of risk management in the marine domain. This topic aligns with the strategic priorities...
43rd annual Plimsoll Golf Tournament
43rd Annual Plimsoll Golf Tournament When: May 16, 2017 Where: Mayfair Lakes Golf & Country Club

MAGAZINE

Two years has passed since last we checked in with Captain Mark Turner, Senior Marine Advisor, LNG Canada, to learn...
- April 28 2017
Log in now to read the May 2017 issue of BC Shipping News Industry Insight...Shawn McBride, King Bros. Ltd.:...
- April 25 2017

SHIPPING

BC Ferries’ Salish Raven, the third and final Salish Class vessel, is on its way. The vessel departed Gdansk,...
- April 28 2017
April 2017 marks one-year since Waterfront Shipping (WFS) welcomed seven of the world’s first ocean-going vessels...
- April 27 2017

SHIPS & SHIPYARDS

With the Polar Code now in force, Thordon Bearings has urged shipowners and managers to verify that their vessels...
- April 4 2017
Hydrex can perform bow thruster removals and reinstallations on all types of tunnel thrusters. These repairs are...
- April 4 2017

PORTS & TERMINALS

Two years has passed since last we checked in with Captain Mark Turner, Senior Marine Advisor, LNG Canada, to learn...
- April 28 2017
Tamtron, the visionary provider of industrial weighing solutions and weighing information management systems, develops...
- April 3 2017