yellowline

Environmental Award Winner: Yellowline Asphalt Products Ltd.

HPA recently announced Yellowline Asphalt Products as the winner of its annual Environmental Excellence Award. The annual award recognizes a port partner’s contribution to respecting and protecting the natural environment. Yellowline was selected for the award because it has demonstrated commitment and continuous improvement in environmental protection. The company’s facility on Pier 22 was designed in 2011-2012 with the environment …

Randle Reef

Randle Reef Update

Work has started on the reconstruction of the dockwall at Pier 15. HPA is taking the lead on this job, which is necessary to support subsequent phases of the Randle Reef project. This work is part of HPA’s $14 million commitment to the Randle Reef initiative. Work on the main Randle Reef containment facility is on-track to begin in the …

City Kidz

Port Investment in City Kidz Surpasses $500,000

This year, HPA celebrates an important milestone in its partnership with City Kidz, explains HPA President & CEO Bruce Wood: “We have hit the half-million dollar mark in our investment in City Kidz. This is an organization that is doing great work throughout the City of Hamilton, including in the North End, so we’re really pleased to see it grow …

Growing Roots

Growing Roots in the Community

HPA was pleased to receive the 2015 Innovation Award from the North Hamilton Community Health Centre, in recognition of the Port’s support for the Centre’s new Learning Greenhouse. HPA contributed $60,000 to the establishment of a new greenhouse on the grounds of the North Hamilton Community Health Centre, which is being set up with the help of horticulture students from …

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 …