Agreement reached to transfer ownership of Historic Hamilton Lighthouse and Cottage

For Immediate Release January 28, 2022                     Hamilton, Ontario – On behalf of the Honourable Joyce Murray, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, the Honourable Filomena Tassi, Minister of Public Services and Procurement Canada (PSPC), and the Honourable Karina Gould, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development joined Ian Hamilton, President &…Read More→

Ports of Hamilton and Oshawa Welcome Trio of Tunnel Borers for GTA Subway Projects

Heavy-duty loads bound for Scarborough and Eglinton projects arrive through Hamilton-Oshawa Port Authority’s gateway ports December 16, 2021 OSHAWA, ON – A trio of tunnel boring machines (TBMs) has arrived in the Greater Golden Horseshoe, destined for Metrolinx’s Eglinton Crosstown West Extension and Scarborough Subway Extension projects. Following a two-week journey across the Atlantic, the…Read More→

HOPA Ports Holiday Food Drive

This Holiday Season, HOPA Ports is running a Holiday Food Drive in support of Feed the Need Durham and Hamilton Food Share. Instead of food donations, this year we are asking for monetary donations through Canada Helps. Both organizations buy in bulk, so every dollar will go further for families this Christmas and those in…Read More→

Oshawa Pier closed temporarily

October 4, 2021 – We’re working to repair the safety railing at the Oshawa Pier; the pier is expected to re-open to the public by the weekend. Thank you for your patience!

STV Pathfinder Returns to Sail Training in Hamilton Harbour Thanks to Breakwater Investments

Hamilton now home to second tall ship Aug. 23, 2021 HAMILTON, ON – Brigs Youth Sail Training (Brigs) is pleased to announce, through the generous support of Blair McKeil of Breakwater Investments, the tall ship STV Pathfinder will return to sail training in 2022. Following an extensive refit, Pathfinder will rejoin her sister ship TS Playfair in Brigs’ homeport of Hamilton, Ontario. Together, the two…Read More→