HOPA WELCOMES FEDERAL SUPPORT FOR PORT OF OSHAWA EXPANSION PLAN

HAMILTON, ON – The Hamilton Oshawa Port Authority (HOPA) is welcoming funding from the Federal Government to support the Port of Oshawa expansion plan. The $14 million contribution, to be drawn from the National Trade Corridors Fund, was announced by Transport Minister Omar Alghabra recently. It will be added to a $16-million investment from HOPA…Read More→

Sherman Clock Restoration

For many years, the Sherman Clock at the corner of Burlington St E and Sherman Ave. N has been looking a little worse for wear… But work has now started on repairing and repainting the structure, as well as a redesign of the clock face and signage, honouring the structure’s original modernist aesthetic. Rationale/Design HOPA…Read More→

Burlington Canal Piers

Transport Canada recently announced the transfer of the Burlington Canal Piers to HOPA Ports. Read the news here: https://globalnews.ca/news/8953125/burlington-canal-piers-hopa-future-use/ Building a Better Waterfront By taking over management of the piers, we have the ability to make them available to the City of Hamilton, City of Burlington and/or Halton Region for recreational uses. In future, they…Read More→

DO THE GREAT LAKES HOLD THE KEY TO RELIEVING SUPPLY CHAIN STRAIN?

Short-sea shipping offers a potential relief valve to congestion and greener option for many goods  For Immediate Release June 29, 2022 CHICAGO, IL – In a presentation to the Great Lakes Economic Forum in Chicago this week, HOPA Ports highlighted the increasing viability of short sea shipping to move goods between some of the bi-national…Read More→

NEW AGREEMENT BRINGS
RAIL SERVICE BACK TO THOROLD MULTIMODAL HUB

NEW AGREEMENT BRINGS RAIL SERVICE BACK TO THOROLD MULTIMODAL HUB For Immediate ReleaseJune 10, 2022 THOROLD, ON – Bioveld Canada and HOPA Ports have signed an industrial switch agreement with Canadian rail services provider, GIO Railways Corporation, to enable the use of existing CN Rail infrastructure at the Thorold Multimodal Hub to transload cargo. A…Read More→

Hamilton Port Walk-In Vaccine Clinic

On Feb 10 HOPA Ports will be hosting another vaccine clinic at 210 Hillyard and accepting walk ins from 10 am to 4 pm. The clinic will be open to different age groups at different times throughout the day, please read the full schedule below: When: Thursday February 10, 2022 Where: 210 Hillyard Street, Hamilton…Read More→