Media Release: Get Ready for a Safe & Sober Summer Boating Season

Hamilton Police Service Marine Unit and Hamilton Port Authority Harbour Masters Office/ Port Patrol launch a new campaign to keep recreational boaters safe on Hamilton Harbour May 24, 2016 HAMILTON, ON – Summer sailing season is finally here, and the Hamilton Police Service Marine Unit (HPS) and Hamilton Port Authority Harbour Masters Office/Port Patrol (HPA)…Read More→

Rail Growth on Track

“The right mode at the right time,” has been a mantra of the Hamilton Port Authority throughout its recent, investment-intensive years. HPA has been taking steps to ensure that port infrastructure keeps pace with modern needs and that port users have robust multimodal access, particularly when it comes to rail. Two of the port’s most…Read More→

Port Partners raise $51,500 for Liberty for Youth

We’re celebrating the results of HPA’s fundraising initiative that included a pledge to match up to $25,000 of our Port Partners’ donations. Participating Port Partners include: Federal Marine Terminals, Fluke Transport, Richardson International, McKeil Marine, Lakeshore Sand, Rankin Construction, Sylvite, Yellowline Asphalt, Maritime Data Centre, Brewers Marine Supply, Canadian Asphalt, Agrico, Ocean Group, Barry Hyde…Read More→

Energy Saving Innovations


At an operational level, HPA strives to continuously improve, bringing new ideas, technologies and partnerships to the task of improving the port’s environmental footprint. HPA’s maintenance team works closely with local utility, Horizon Utilities, to implement a range of energy-conservation techniques. In one of the port’s recently-renovated buildings, innovative retrofits have attracted $22,000 in conservation…Read More→

Environmental Award Winner: Yellowline Asphalt Products Ltd.


HPA recently announced Yellowline Asphalt Products as the winner of its annual Environmental Excellence Award. The annual award recognizes a port partner’s contribution to respecting and protecting the natural environment. Yellowline was selected for the award because it has demonstrated commitment and continuous improvement in environmental protection. The company’s facility on Pier 22 was designed…Read More→