Honeybees flourish at Port of Hamilton

Thursday, July 25 Hamilton, ON – Just over one year after setting up 12 hive boxes near Sherman Inlet in June of 2018, the partnership between the Hamilton-Oshawa Port Authority (HOPA) and local beekeeping company, Humble Bee, continues to thrive. Humble Bee founders Luc and Dan are thrilled with the success of their queendoms living at the port lands, and …

HOPA donation helps RBG welcome visitors to Cootes Paradise

Friday, July 19 Hamilton, ON – As a proud supporter of Royal Botanical Gardens’ Growing Up Green Fund, the Hamilton-Oshawa Port Authority (HOPA) has made a $10,000 commitment over the next two years to help preserve and celebrate Cootes Paradise. The Royal Botanical Gardens’ (RBG) Growing Up Green Fund supports conservation projects and educational opportunities that allow young people to …

Inaugural Hamilton-Oshawa Port Authority Board of Directors and Leadership Team Named

July 17, 2019 The Hamilton-Oshawa Port Authority (HOPA) is pleased to announce its inaugural Board of Directors and Senior Executive Team. The new Board and Executive Team will oversee the amalgamated operations of the Ports of Hamilton and Oshawa, and will serve the goals outlined in the new organization’s Letters Patent: “To ensure the long-term sustainability of port operations and …

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 …