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Port Metro Vancouver named to 'Green 30' list as environmental leader

Source: Daily News | 2013-05-13
VANCOUVER, B.C. -- Port Metro Vancouver has been named to the 2012 “Green 30” list of Canadian organizations whose employees are most positive about their record on environmental stewardship. The list, compiled by Aon Hewitt, is...

Study shows emissions testing program for trucks unnecessary: BCTA

Source: Daily News | 2013-04-12
LANGLEY, B.C. -- The B.C. Trucking Association (BCTA) says a mandatory AirCare-like emissions testing program for trucks would be wasteful and unnecessary, based on the results of a recent remote sensing study of truck emissions.

Hamilton Port Authority wins environmental award for lighting retrofit project

Source: Daily News | 2013-03-22
HAMILTON, Ont. -- The Hamilton Port Authority (HPA) has won the Horizon Utilities Energy Excellence Award for undertaking a lighting retrofit of a multi-tenanted warehouse.

Ridley Terminals joins Green Marine environmental program

Source: Daily News | 2013-01-22
PRINCE RUPERT, B.C. -- Ridley Terminals (RTI) has signed on as the first terminal in Prince Rupert to join the Green Marine environmental program.

Hyster unveils latest EPA-compliant lift truck, new package offering

Source: Daily News | 2013-01-21
CHICAGO, Ill. -- Hyster has unveiled a new EPA-compliant lift truck and a new package option for a second lift truck at this week’s ProMat 2013 show.

FedEx Pledges US $1.2 million towards northeast disaster relief

Source: Daily News | 2012-11-01
MEMPHIS, Tenn.-- FedEx Corp. Announced it has committed US $1.2 million in cash and in-kind transportation to support hurricane relief efforts across the northeast corridor of the United States. 

Polaris wins SmartWay award for environmental excellence

Source: Daily News | 2012-10-10
MISSISSAUGA, Ont. -- Polaris Transport Carriers has been honoured with a SmartWay Excellence Award from the US Environmental Protection Agency. The award recognizes industry leaders in freight supply chain environmental performance and energy...

Port of Hamilton's Pier 22 named award finalist for brownfield redevelopment

Source: Daily News | 2012-09-18
HAMILTON, Ont. -- The redevelopment of Pier 22 at the Port of Hamilton has been named a finalist for the Canadian Urban Institute’s Brownie Awards, a national award program that recognizes leadership and innovation in brownfield...

Portable fuel, oil freight container making splash in barge industries

Source: Daily News | 2012-09-07
WINNIPEG, Man. -- A Canadian-made, portable fuel and oil freight container known as the Transtainer is making a splash in the barge industries, according to manufacturer Western Environmental Canada. The hybrid bulk fuel tank was launched last...

Pollution drops as cargo volumes rise at Port of Los Angeles

Source: Daily News | 2012-08-02
SAN PEDRO, Calif. -- Air pollution from port-related sources continues to drop as cargo rebounds at the Port of Los Angeles, according to a recently released report, titled “2011 Inventory of Air Emissions.” Data contained in the...