HOPA Gives Back to Hamilton Food Share & Feed the Need in Durham

[:en]Hamilton & Oshawa, ON – While communities across Canada self-isolate, families everywhere are feeling the crunch. Many businesses have been forced to close due to isolation measures, and now millions of Canadian residents are applying for the Canadian Emergency Relief Benefit and Employment Insurance. Right now, many families are focusing on the essentials by stocking up…Read More→

HOPA Ports Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic

[:en]Our commitment to public safety and economic sustainability during this unprecedented health crisis  March 17, 2020 Hamilton & Oshawa, ON – The Hamilton-Oshawa Port Authority (HOPA) has been taking every precautionary measure recommended by the World Health Organization, and the Public Health Agency of Canada to mitigate the spread of COVID-19. We will continue to…Read More→

HOPA Ports closes out the 2019 season surpassing 10 million tonnes

[:en]First year a wrap as amalgamated Hamilton-Oshawa Port Authority January 28, 2020 HAMILTON AND OSHAWA, ON – Cargo volumes exceeded 10.5 million metric tonnes (MT) at the newly-amalgamated ports of Hamilton and Oshawa in 2019. The Port of Hamilton saw cargo volumes totalling just over 10 million MT, comprised of steelmaking commodities, grain, fertilizer, aggregates,…Read More→

Introducing HOPA Ports

The New Face of a Familiar Maritime Industry Leader September 26, 2019 Hamilton & Oshawa, ON — Following its amalgamation in June, the Hamilton-Oshawa Port Authority (or HOPA) had a unique opportunity to reposition itself. The Port Authority sought a modern brand and visual identity that would resonate in Hamilton and Oshawa, and convey its…Read More→

New Electric Vehicle Charging Stations at 605 James St. N

September 25, 2019 Hamilton, ON – Aside from a few key locations, a recent report found Hamilton ranks last in the number of electric vehicle chargers per capita compared to 18 other similar municipalities. We know burning fossil fuels for transportation is one of the top contributors of greenhouse gas emissions in North America, and…Read More→

Sucro Sourcing Announces New Sugar Refinery in Hamilton

June 7, 2019 HAMILTON, Ontario Source: https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/sucro-sourcing-announces-new-sugar-refinery-in-hamilton-canada-300863828.html PRNewswire/ — Sucro Sourcing announced today the completion of its new granular sugar refinery in Hamilton, Canada. The refinery was completed with the support of the Port of Hamilton and will begin refining sugar immediately. The construction of the granular sugar refinery represents a modern solution for the customer challenges of…Read More→

First Vessel of 2019 Shipping Season Arrives in Hamilton

The Algoma Spirit was the first vessel to arrive in port this season with a load of iron ore from Two Harbors, Minnesota. The vessel arrived early in the morning of Saturday, March 23 and made its way to the ArcelorMittal Dofasco ore dock at Pier 21. According to port tradition, the Captain of the…Read More→

Boating Safety Info Session

Attention boaters! Join us Feb 27 for this informative session. REGISTER: www.hopaports.ca/sharingourharbour

New Den for the Tiger Cats at the Port of Hamilton

The Hamilton Tiger Cats Football Club and Forge FC have relocated their administrative offices to a new home at the Port of Hamilton. Renovation and restoration work is currently underway at the Hamilton Port Authority-owned building at 500 Sherman Ave. within port’s Pier 15. Approximately 40 Tiger-Cats and Forge FC administrative staff are settling into…Read More→