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    New modern terminal on renovated Alexandra Pier will attract more cruise ships to Montreal

    A new stylish and modern cruise terminal on the Port of Montreal’s Alexandra Pier is providing a more pleasant experience to cruise ...

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    Port of Montreal expands global reach with new Viau container terminal

    The Port of Montreal’s new international container terminal has optimized and boosted its container-handling capacity and improved the fluidity of international goods ...

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    Louis Martel at helm of CSL Group

    By Mark Cardwell Louis Martel was a teenager who dreamed of designing sailboats when then-future Canadian Prime Minister Paul Martin and ...

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    Cruise industry feeling pinch from speed reduction in Gulf of St. Lawrence

    By Mark Cardwell René Trépanier is all for conservation efforts to help protect the critically-endangered North Atlantic right whale. But he thinks those measures should also be designed with the economic wellbeing of the communities and companies that rely on the same waterways in mind. “We v ...

    Global carriers serving Montreal continue to make headlines

    Two leading global container shipping lines that operate regular services through the Port of Montreal have made significant headlines recently. On the heels of the new Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) between Canada and the European Union, Maersk Line has added a new service to it ...

    Implementation of shore power for cruise ships, wintering vessels reduces greenhouse gas emissions

    Cruise ships that sail to Montreal and vessels that winter in the port can now connect to shore power as part of an $11-million project that is expected to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 2,800 tonnes per year. In the first green initiative of its kind in Quebec, the Montreal Port Authorit ...

    LNG supply now available at Port of Montreal

    An eco-friendly liquefied natural gas (LNG) supply solution for marine fuel is now available at the Port of Montreal. The Montreal Port Authority (MPA), shipowner Groupe Desgagnés and energy provider Gaz Métro teamed up to develop the LNG supply system that is operated by a Gaz Métro subsidiary. ...
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  • Diversification efforts paying off for St. Lawrence Seaway? Cargo up 13 per cent

    Are efforts to diversify and expand cargo routes contributing to a 13 per cent increase in year-to-date cargo shipments ...

    $120-million Port of Montreal modernization project will increase productivity, improve fluidity

    A $120-million modernization project in the Port of Montreal will optimize the port’s intermodal transport network, in ...

    Port of Montreal playing key role in industrial port zone initiative

    The Montreal Port Authority (MPA) is playing a key role in the development of two industrial port zones (IPZs) located i ...

    Port of Montreal continues to diversify markets, increase international visibility

    The Port of Montreal is connected to 140 countries around the world. It handles cargo to and from the European Union, As ...

    History of Ships exhibition showcases port over time

    Montrealers and visitors alike are discovering the rich history of the Port of Montreal and learning about the vital imp ...

    CargoM gathering steam to promote Montreal

    By Brian Dunn The Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) with the 28-member European Union which went into e ...
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