Niagara-Hamilton region poised for economic success, says new report

Recommendations include designating the Region as a National Trade Corridor February 22, 2019 The House of Commons Standing Committee on Transport, Infrastructure and Communities (TRAN Committee) released a report this week entitled, “Establishing a Canadian Transportation and Logistics Strategy”. The Niagara-Hamilton region features prominently in the report, as an area ripe for accelerated economic development. Vance Badawey, Member of Parliament for …

2019 First Ship Contest

When will the first ship make its way into Hamilton Harbour in 2019? The First Ship Contest is back! As the largest port in Ontario, the Port of Hamilton plays an essential role by supporting industries that touch our lives every day. In 2018, 647 vessels were welcomed into Hamilton Harbour. These ships come and go from the Port of …

Boating Safety Info Session

Attention boaters! Join us Feb 27 for this informative session. REGISTER: www.hamiltonport.ca/sharingourharbour

New Den for the Tiger Cats at the Port of Hamilton

The Hamilton Tiger Cats Football Club and Forge FC have relocated their administrative offices to a new home at the Port of Hamilton. Renovation and restoration work is currently underway at the Hamilton Port Authority-owned building at 500 Sherman Ave. within port’s Pier 15. Approximately 40 Tiger-Cats and Forge FC administrative staff are settling into the three-storey brick building that …

Hamilton Container Terminal Grows with New Services

The Hamilton Container Terminal (HCT) opened for business in 2018, filling a critical need in the Greater Toronto-Hamilton Area transportation network. Since then, HCT has been steadily growing its business, adding new customers, partners and services. Located at Pier 15, the new terminal has been improving delivery times and streamlining truck traffic within the GTHA, reducing the need to travel …

Westport Modernization Project Gets Underway

The Port of Hamilton has received $17.7 million in federal government funding to modernize port infrastructure. Transport Minister Marc Garneau visited Hamilton to announce the investment in the Port of Hamilton from the National Trade Corridor Fund (NTCF), which will be matched by HPA, in support of the Port’s $35.5 million Westport Modernization Project. The project will see port lands …