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Stanpac: If you are stocking up on ice cream this summer, your frozen favourite may well be packed in a Stanpac ice cream container. Stanpac is a manufacturer of packaging supplies for the dairy, food and beverage industries, specializing in containers for ice cream and other cool treats, as well as traditional milk bottles and glass yogurt jars. HPA is …

Media Release – January 26, 2015

MEDIA RELEASE For immediate release January 26, 2015 More international shippers using Hamilton as a North American gateway 2014 cargo results show highest overseas tonnage in a decade Hamilton, Ontario – The Port of Hamilton has released its tonnage results for the 2014 shipping season. Total cargo volumes were 10,526,732 metric tonnes (MT) in 2014, representing a 5% increase over …

Brewing returns to Hamilton

The rumours are true: a new brewery is calling the Port of Hamilton home. Arts & Science Brewing Ltd. is a partnership between Collective Arts Brewing and Nickel Brook Brewing Co. The new brewery will take the space at 201 Burlington St. E. in Hamilton, owned by the Hamilton Port Authority, and last occupied by Lakeport Brewing. Purpose-built by brewer …

HPA recognized as a bicycle friendly business

Hamilton Port Authority was recently recognized by the Share the Road Coalition as a Bicycle Friendly Business. The Port received an honourable mention for its work to make cycling a viable option for staff, customers and visitors. HPA supports SoBi, Hamilton’s bike share program, by providing storage space for bicycles and equipment. HPA also sponsors a SoBi bike share station …

Being Green

Team Up to Clean Up: Hamilton Port Partners showed their community pride during the Port’s annual Team Up to Clean Up day recently. Teams fanned out to several locations on port property and throughout the North End, collecting 149 bags of garbage, and 49 bags of recycling. Participating companies included: Alfa Paper, Bitumar, Chapel Steel, CityKidz, Fluke Transport, Hamilton Port …