Legal Counsel

HOPA Ports is seeking a highly motivated individual for the position of Legal Counsel to help guide the sustainable growth of Ontario’s largest port authority. As a key member of the senior management team, the in-house Legal Counsel is responsible for overseeing a range of legal matters to support HOPA’s growth and legal compliance. What…Read More→

Port infrastructure investments driving cargo trends

HOPA welcomed 11 million tonnes of cargo in 2023 through expanding port network In 2023, a total of 11,293,179 MT moved through the Ports of Hamilton and Oshawa Steel commodities increased by 13% over 2022 Agri-food grew by 5%; now representing 31% of total cargo HOPA named 2023 Bulk Port of the Year HAMILTON, ON…Read More→

First Containers Roll Through New Hamilton Rail Terminal

Launch ceremony signals the commencement of container service, with a goal to increase supply chain capacity in Southern Ontario HAMILTON, ON – In a significant step forward for southern Ontario importers and exporters, Hamilton Container Terminal (HCT), in collaboration with Hamilton-Oshawa Port Authority (HOPA Ports), and Canadian National Railway (CN), proudly announces the creation of…Read More→

How Key Materials Fuel Housing Construction and Economic Expansion

A new housing construction development is shown.

The construction sector is a foundational pillar of the economy, playing a pivotal role in fostering the expansion and prosperity of Canadian communities. The crucial materials handled at our ports not only power the construction industry but also help meet the demand for a greater housing supply. Below are five materials commonly used in the…Read More→

For the third consecutive year, the Hamilton-Oshawa Port Authority is honored to be acknowledged as one of Canada’s Top Employers for 2024

A group photo of HOPA Ports employees.

Hamilton-Oshawa Port Authority recognized for 3rd year as one of Hamilton-Niagara’s Top Employers 17th annual competition organized by the editors of Canada’s Top 100 Employers Recognizes employers in the Hamilton-Niagara area that lead their industry, offering an exceptional place to work Hamilton, ON – For the third consecutive year, Hamilton-Oshawa Port Authority (HOPA Ports) has…Read More→

Thorold Multimodal Hub Named Brownie Award Winner

An aerial shot of Thorold Hub, North

Award recognizes 500-acre multimodal industrial facility renewed for modern industrial uses Redeveloped spaces leverage the site’s multimodal transportation infrastructure More than 30 industrial tenants are now located at the Thorold Multimodal Hub Thorold, ON — The Thorold Multimodal Hub, a collaborative venture between the BMI Group and HOPA Ports, has received a 2023 Brownie Award…Read More→