Vancouver was a steam-run bark built and operated by the Hudson's Bay Company to serve on the route between London, England and Fort Victoria on Vancouver Island in what is now the province of British Columbia, Canada. Other vessels committed to the route were Columbia and Cowlitz, but Vancouver was the first of the three to enter Victoria harbour, and the first vessel to sail directly from England to enter that port, in 1845. Other vessels in the company's service were Nereid and Cadboro.
Vancouver was 324 tons burthen, and had six guns and a crew of 24 men.
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.
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 ALSGlobal in NorthVancouver for precious metal and multi-element analysis.
“It’s like having a garbage truck revving at the bottom of your driveway all day long,” says Dianne Sherwood of WestVancouver... 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.
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.
VANCOUVER, BC / ACCESSWIRE / June 27, 2022 / GoldTerraResource Corp ...Hole GTCM22-037 encountered alteration, veining, and mineralization consistent with descriptions of typical CampbellShear 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.
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.
It was also the decade in which NorthVancouver'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.
CanadaCanadian 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.
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.
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.