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New shipbuilding delay leaves Canada reliant on allies, civilian ship to supply navy

Castanet 01 Jul 2022
The first of two new support ships being built by Seaspan Shipyards in Vancouver will not be delivered until at least 2025 — two years later than the most recent estimate ... By that time, the navy will have been without a permanent supply ship for a full decade ... support ships.
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Mechanical issue leads to B.C. Ferries cancelling sailings ahead of long weekend

CBC 30 Jun 2022
B.C. Ferries has cancelled more than half a dozen Friday sailings between the Lower Mainland and Vancouver Island due to a mechanical issue with one of its ships, straining traffic ahead of the long weekend ... .
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Silver Spruce Mobilizes Soil and Till Sampling Crews to Complete Phase 1 Geochemistry Program on ...

Eagle-Tribune 30 Jun 2022
As per the autumn 2021 program, the till samples, averaging 12kg in weight of screened -�" or -�" material, will be shipped to Nepean, Ontario and submitted to Overburden Drilling Management ("ODM") for processing and gold grain analysis. The soil samples will be shipped to ALS Global in North Vancouver for precious metal and multi-element analysis.
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Complaints about freighter noise fall on deaf ears, say West Van residents

Castanet 29 Jun 2022
“It’s like having a garbage truck revving at the bottom of your driveway all day long,” says Dianne Sherwood of West Vancouver ... At issue are three anchorages in English Bay near to Lighthouse Park, used by freighters waiting to dock at shipping terminals in the Port of Vancouver.
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Cruise ship Norwegian Sun hits piece of an iceberg

Henry Herald 29 Jun 2022
The cruise ship Norwegian Sun hit a piece of an iceberg on Saturday, sustaining damage to its starboard bow, according to a statement from the US Coast Guard (USCG) ... After impact, the ship sailed to Juneau, the capital of Alaska, to be further assessed ... The Norwegian Sun cruise ship is docked in Vancouver, British Columbia, in this 2008 file photo.
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Gold Terra Intersects 1.97 g/t Gold over 6.50 Metres with Visible Gold and 2.00 g/t ...

Eagle-Tribune 27 Jun 2022
VANCOUVER, BC / ACCESSWIRE / June 27, 2022 / Gold Terra Resource Corp ... Hole GTCM22-037 encountered alteration, veining, and mineralization consistent with descriptions of typical Campbell Shear gold zones from historical production ... *Note ... Figure 1 ... Table 1 ... Dip ... After sample preparation, samples are shipped to ALS's Vancouver facility for gold analysis.
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Ocean Shipping Reform Act will have little impact on Port of Vancouver

TDN 23 Jun 2022
The Port of Vancouver is a bulk port that ships products that don't fit into normal containers, said Therese Lang, Port of Vancouver director of communication ... "The Port of Vancouver USA does not anticipate any changes in operations due to the new Ocean Shipping Reform Act of 2022," Lang said.
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Ocean Shipping Reform Act Won’t Benefit Port of Vancouver

TT News 23 Jun 2022
Consumers and exporters saw financial turmoil from tumultuous international shipping practices in the past year. But the Port of Vancouver was not impacted like other harbors were ... .
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Revisit the 1980s with this exclusive Big O merchandise

North Shore News 22 Jun 2022
It was also the decade in which North Vancouver's Big O was in its twilight.  ... The T-shirts are printed in and shipped from Vancouver ... Shipping is free ... Along with the Hotel North Vancouver and the St ... Vancouver's booming Lower Lonsdale neighbourhood in the early 1900s.
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Canadian companies illegally shipped at least 2,300 metric tons of waste overseas, documents show

Politico 22 Jun 2022
Canada Canadian companies illegally shipped at least 2,300 metric tons of waste overseas, documents show ... A years-long dispute with the Philippines over dozens of cargo containers of Canadian garbage embarrassed the government, which eventually paid more than C$1 million to ship the unwanted trash back to Vancouver.
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Lifeboat accident in Vancouver's English Bay linked to failed hardware, sling: TSB

Castanet 21 Jun 2022
The Transportation Safety Board has concluded its report into an accident involving a lifeboat that dropped from a ship moored in Vancouver's English Bay, injuring two crew members ... The board says the ship's owner, ...
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Free-fall lifeboat drill went wrong, safety board says of incident in Vancouver

CTV 21 Jun 2022
The Transportation Safety Board has concluded its report into an accident involving a lifeboat that dropped from a ship moored in Vancouver's English Bay, injuring two crew members ... .
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Clear Seas Report Assesses Threat of Climate Change to Canada's Maritime Environment

Canada Dot Com 17 Jun 2022
VANCOUVER, British Columbia — A report by the Clear Seas Centre for Responsible Marine Shipping (Clear Seas) provides an overview of the ...
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Cruise ships face stiff increase in landfill fees, starting in 2024

North Shore News 16 Jun 2022
Cruise ships will pay more than three times the current rate to dump high-risk ship waste starting in 2024 ... Last year, when cruise ships were unable to dock in Victoria due to the pandemic, they offloaded their waste elsewhere, she said ... In Vancouver, cruise-ship waste is taken to the Waste-to-Energy Facility in Burnaby.
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Cruise ships face big increase in waste fees in Victoria, starting in 2024

Castanet 16 Jun 2022
Cruise ships coming to Victoria will pay more than three times the current rate to dump high-risk ship waste starting in 2024 ... Last year, when cruise ships were unable to dock in Victoria due to the pandemic, they offloaded their waste elsewhere, she said ... In Vancouver, cruise-ship waste is taken to the Waste-to-Energy Facility in Burnaby.

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