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Intern, Requirements & Acceptance - Seaspan ULC - North Vancouver, BC

Shipbuilding Jobs from Indeed - Thu, 07/20/2017 - 16:07
Seaspan’s Vancouver Shipyards (VSY) has proudly been selected under the National Shipbuilding Strategy (NSS) to be Canada’s long-term partner for the building...
From Seaspan ULC - Thu, 20 Jul 2017 16:07:11 GMT - View all North Vancouver, BC jobs

Intern, Project OFSV - Seaspan ULC - North Vancouver, BC

Shipbuilding Jobs from Indeed - Thu, 07/20/2017 - 16:07
Transfer good practice between other shipbuilding program teams. The internship will provide exposure to various areas of complex program management, part of...
From Seaspan ULC - Thu, 20 Jul 2017 16:07:10 GMT - View all North Vancouver, BC jobs

Autonomous Ships: Regulations Left in Their Wake?

ABCMI - Thu, 07/20/2017 - 15:34

The technology for autonomous vessels is rapidly developing. Rolls Royce has been a leader regarding the technology developments for autonomous vessels. The company has a goal of an autonomous vessel in commercial use by the end of the decade. What regulatory change will autonomous vessels entail? That will depend on the level of autonomy permitted. Both national and international regulatory […]

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Tough ‘Brexit’ terms could prompt UK pivot to emerging markets: Agility

Canadian Shipper News - Thu, 07/20/2017 - 13:36

  Baar, Switzerland — UK will try to spark its economy through trade with emerging markets if it is unable to preserve the basic outlines of its current relationship with European Union trading partners, says the Agility Mid-Year Emerging Markets…

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Coal, industrial shipments boost Union Pacific’s 2Q profit

Canadian Shipper News - Thu, 07/20/2017 - 13:23

New York, NY — Union Pacific Corp. reported a boost in second-quarter profit on as coal and industrial product shipments pushed revenue higher. The railroad operator saw healthy gains in coal shipments despite a steady slide in demand. Competitor CSX also reported…

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Higher shipping volumes fuel 13% revenue jump, record earnings at CP

Canadian Shipper News - Thu, 07/20/2017 - 13:14

Calgary, AB — Canadian Pacific Railway reported an eight per cent increase in shipping volumes in the second quarter, but warned growth could stall later this year if current drought conditions hurt wheat crops in Canada and the U.S. The…

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Project Manager - Western Canada Marine Response Corporation - Burnaby, BC

Marine Jobs from Indeed - Wed, 07/19/2017 - 19:34
Our mandate is to ensure there is a state of preparedness in place and to mitigate the impact when an oil spill occurs. This includes the protection of
From Western Canada Marine Response Corporation - Wed, 19 Jul 2017 19:34:06 GMT - View all Burnaby, BC jobs

Tip of the iceberg

Canadian Shipper News - Wed, 07/19/2017 - 19:06

A decline in damages caused by hazardous cargo is little cause for cheer, as lack of awareness keeps hidden dangers perilously close to the surface First the good news: shipping got safer last year, with vessel losses down 16 per…

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Chubb launches practice focused on large transportation clients

Canadian Shipper News - Wed, 07/19/2017 - 15:53

Whitehouse Station, NJ — Chubb has launched a multi-line industry practice within its Major Accounts division, dedicated to providing insurance products and risk management solutions for best-in-class large risk transportation clients in the United States and Canada. Chubb’s Transportation Industry practice…

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ICHCA calls for cargo operations to improve in five key respects

Canadian Shipper News - Wed, 07/19/2017 - 15:47

ICHCA will use its 65th anniversary conference in October to call for improvements to safety, smart technology, sustainability, security and skills across the global cargo chain London, UK — ICHCA International, the global cargo handling NGO, will use its 65th anniversary…

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No rush: Canada’s U.S. ambassador wants quick NAFTA deal but won’t take bad one

Canadian Shipper News - Wed, 07/19/2017 - 14:41

Edmonton, AB — Canada’s ambassador to the United States says he is pushing hard for a timely resolution on the NAFTA renegotiation, but he won’t accept a bad deal to get it. “We’ve heard from Canadian business (and) from the provinces that…

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Seaway cargo up 20% as waterway supports economic growth

Canadian Shipper News - Wed, 07/19/2017 - 13:14

Ottawa, ON — Total cargo shipments through the St. Lawrence Seaway are up 20 per cent this year, according to the St. Lawrence Seaway Management Corporation. Total cargo tonnage from March 20 to June 30 reached 12 million metric tons…

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Omnitrax says it won’t pay for rail repairs in Churchill, Manitoba

Canadian Shipper News - Wed, 07/19/2017 - 12:38

Churchill, MB — Omnitrax says the flooded-out rail line to Churchill, Man., could be fixed before this winter, but the company won’t be putting up the money to do it. Omnitrax officials said Tuesday the price tag for the repairs would be…

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Kuebix partners with SimpliShip to expand international TMS

Canadian Shipper News - Tue, 07/18/2017 - 18:25

Maynard, MA — Kuebix, and international freight marketplace SimpliShip have partnered to integrate the SimpliShip International Freight Rate API with Kuebix TMS. Kuebix enables companies to manage all freight modes and providers on one cloud-based platform. This partnership with SimpliShip will connect Kuebix…

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K+N expands perishables network with US and Kenyan acquisitions

Canadian Shipper News - Tue, 07/18/2017 - 14:09

Geneva, Switzerland — Kuehne + Nagel (K+N) has expanded its global perishables network with the acquisition of sector specialist forwarders Commodity Forwarders Inc. (CFI) in the US and Trillvane in Kenya. Switzerland-based K+N said that the two acquisitions would add more…

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Exhibit highlights Montreal’s rich port history

Canadian Shipper News - Tue, 07/18/2017 - 14:01

Montreal, QC — The Montreal Port Authority announced the opening of its History of Ships exhibition, which will welcome the public starting July 19, 2017. The exhibition is being held at the Port Centre on the second floor of the…

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Public consultations intensify as launch of NAFTA renegotiations looms

Canadian Shipper News - Tue, 07/18/2017 - 13:53

  Ottawa, ON – The Trudeau government is extending public consultations to find out what Canadians want to see in a new North American Free Trade Agreement. The consultations were to end today but officials say the government will continue…

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‘This will not be a short negotiation’: U.S. releases list of demands for NAFTA

Canadian Shipper News - Tue, 07/18/2017 - 13:50

Washington, DC – The Trump administration has released its broad goals for a new North American Free Trade Agreement in mostly vague language that offers just enough specific clues to point to potentially tough negotiations ahead. The U.S. says it…

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Fisheries/Aquatic Biologist - AECOM - Burnaby, BC

Marine Jobs from Indeed - Tue, 07/18/2017 - 11:38
+ Experience with marine and freshwater environments. AECOM’s Burnaby office is currently seeking an experienced Fisheries Biologist or Aquatic Ecologist to...
From AECOM - Tue, 18 Jul 2017 11:38:32 GMT - View all Burnaby, BC jobs

Fisheries Observer, Dockside Monitoring - Archipelago Marine Research Ltd. - Port Hardy, BC

Marine Jobs from Indeed - Mon, 07/17/2017 - 22:37
Archipelago Marine Research Ltd. Ability to identify commercially important marine species an asset. Is a world leader in the design and implementation of... $16.53 an hour
From Indeed - Mon, 17 Jul 2017 22:37:47 GMT - View all Port Hardy, BC jobs

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