QSL Achieves Green Marine Certification

June 26, 2019 Hamilton & Oshawa, ON – The Hamilton-Oshawa Port Authority (HOPA) extends its congratulations to QSL for achieving Green Marine certification at both its Hamilton and Oshawa terminal locations. Across North America, Green Marine is a recognized tool for the marine industry—ship owners, ports, seaways, terminals, and shipyards—to evaluate participants’ annual environmental performance and guide future improvements. QSL …

Hamilton Port Authority Supports CityKidz with $15,000 Donation

June 11, 2019 Hamilton, ON – The Hamilton Port Authority (HPA) is proud to affirm its continued support of community partner and port tenant, CityKidz.  HPA will be donating $15,000 to CityKidz over the next three years, providing much-needed sustainable funding to cover transportation costs and enable the participation of children living in lower income neighbourhoods across Hamilton. “Our donation …

Port People

Welcome Aboard! Welcome to the newest members of our HPA team: Jeremy Dunn, Commercial Vice President Jeremey comes to HPA from the Miller Group, one of Canada’s leading vertically integrated construction materials and civil infrastructure companies. He most recently served as General Manager of Miller Maintenance, responsible for managing and growing their highway maintenance business in Ontario. Emily Graham, Communications …

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 today. Sucro’s smaller size and greater …

New Hamilton-Oshawa Port Authority Creates a Bigger Role for Marine Transportation in Southern Ontario

June 5, 2019 HAMILTON, ON – The Board of Directors and Management of the Hamilton Port Authority (HPA) welcome the announcement by Transport Minister Hon. Marc Garneau confirming the amalgamation of the Hamilton and Oshawa Port Authorities. “Canada Port Authorities have a mandate to promote economic growth, facilitate trade, and reinvest in infrastructure,” said HPA Board Chair Bob Savage. “With …

Fluke Transportation Group Growing at the Port of Hamilton

June 4, 2019 Hamilton, ON – Hamilton Port Authority (HPA) and Fluke Transportation Group of Hamilton are pleased to announce a 56,000 sq.ft expansion of Fluke’s warehousing facility at the Port of Hamilton. This expansion builds on the 275,000 sq.ft of warehouse space that Fluke currently operates at the port, providing storage, distribution and value-added warehousing services for a wide …

Port Partner Profile: Macrae Marine

Harbour West Marina is pleased to partner with Macrae Marine. Located at the edge of Harbour West Marina’s state-of-the-art boat storage facility, Macrae Marine offers complete seasonal haul and storage programs along with yacht maintenance capabilities. The 4,500 square foot facility is complete with two large overhead doors, fully accessible by Harbour West’s marina equipment. The addition of Macrae Marine’s …

Innovation at the Port of Hamilton

Collective Arts Brewing located at 207 Burlington St. East is a craft brewery that aims to fuse the creativity of craft beer with the inspired talents of emerging artists and musicians. The company was founded on the belief that creativity fosters creativity, and the creativity yields delicious pints. As Collective Arts’ reputation and sales continued to rise, the need for …

Waste Heat Recovery Project Open to Port Partners

The Hamilton Port Authority is supporting an exciting initiative helping companies that operate in Hamilton’s Bayfront Industrial Area to maximize waste heat recovery opportunities. This two-year project ― spearheaded by the Hamilton Chamber of Commerce in cooperation with The Atmospheric Fund ― will deliver a report with recommendations on how local firms can leverage district energy and other waste heat …