• Lt. Governor Judith Guichon Bestows the Maritime Museum of BC’s 2017 Beaver Medals

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  • Canada’s Oceans Protection Plan: Year in review

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From l-t-r, SALTS representatives, Pacific Swift skipper Tristan Hedley, Board chair Derek Rand, Pacific Grace skipper Tony Anderson, Executive Director Loren Hagerty, her Honour LG Judith Guichon, Barrie Farrell, Campbell Black, Keith McLaren, and Roland Webb.
It’s rare for a ship that’s foundered in BC’s water to leave a physical legacy. An exception is BC’s first steamship: the Beaver. The Hudson’s Bay Company commissioned the 31-metre paddlewheel steamship in 1835, and she...
Michael Mulcahy, President and CEO of FortisBC
The Board of Directors of FortisBC Inc. and FortisBC Energy Inc. regrets to advise of the sad news of the passing of its President and CEO, Michael Mulcahy after a short illness. Mr. Mulcahy was appointed President and CEO on July 24, 2014. He made m...
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Canada’s coasts and waterways are an important facet of Canadian life and culture, especially in British Columbia. In November 2016, the Government of Canada launched the historic $1.5-billion Oceans Protection Plan, the largest investment ever...
It is more than twenty years since Société des Traversiers du Québec (STQ) retrofitted Thordon Bearings’ water lubricated propeller shaft bearings to the double-ended ferries Armand-Imbeau and Jos-Dechênes, as part of...
Fleet view clearly identifying two underperforming vessels in red
BMT SMART (BMT), the specialist fleet and vessel performance management company of BMT Group, has announced new contracts with Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI).  BMT will supply vessel performance monitoring systems for four VLCC’s for a Gre...