TBA GroupSailors SocietyBühler GmbHPort of South LouisianaCleveland Cascades LtdTelestack
  • The Wolfson Centre for Bulk Solids Handling Technology
  • Bühler GmbH
  • TBA Group
  • Sailors Society
  • Vigan
  • Cleveland Cascades Ltd

Quebec's new maritime vision

Quebec's new maritime vision

(Posted on 22/06/21)

The Port of Trois-Rivières has welcomed the Minister for Transport, Chantal Rouleau, the Minister of Labour, Employment and Social Solidarity and Minister responsible for the Mauricie region, Jean Boulet, as well as several partners in the maritime industry, for the official announcement of Quebec's new maritime vision: Avantage Saint-Laurent.

“We are extremely honoured that this important announcement was held at the Port of Trois-Rivières. The Port is a community that includes not only its users, but also many partners outside its borders. It is precisely because of this strong community that the Port of Trois-Rivières is often recognized as a model, notably for its innovative and sustainable initiatives, its relationship based on transparency and collaboration with the City and its citizens, and its commitment to the regional environment,” said Gaétan Boivin, President and CEO of the Port of Trois-Rivières, in his introduction to the announcement.

After having successfully completed On Course for 2020, the Port of Trois-Rivières is now embarking on On Course for 2030. The maritime vision “Avantage Saint-Laurent” provides important additional support to the realization of this development plan. From the major Terminal 21 project, to the development of a specialized road corridor for the transportation of non-standard equipment, to the redevelopment and optimization of rail and roadways, to the achievement of carbon neutrality, to the integration of artificial intelligence, to the smart port project, the Port of Trois-Rivières is in step with the Government of Quebec, which is relying on the maritime sector to become a powerful vector for economic, social, and environmental development.

As part of the 17 Canadian Port Authorities and active since 1882, the Port of Trois-Rivières offers a wide range of facilities and services to the maritime industry throughout the year. The Port is an important player in regional, national and international economic development for major industrial sectors such as the aluminum industry, forestry and agri-food.

Latest News

San Francisco to study port flood and earthquake risks

(Posted on 20/01/22)

Speaker of the United States House of Representatives, Nancy Pelosi has announced $5 million in new... Read more


Bulk on the rise as North Sea Port recovers

(Posted on 15/01/22)

With nearly 69 million tons of seaborne cargo transhipped in 2021, North Sea Port grew 9% compared to... Read more


Bulk leads major upswing for Dunkirk

(Posted on 15/01/22)

Solid bulk increased by 11% at the port of Dunkirk to reach 20.1 MT in 2021. Ore, which rose sharply... Read more


Sept-Îles welcomes first ship in 2022

(Posted on 10/01/22)

Flying the Japanese flag, the M/V Frontier Harvest arriving from ?skenderun, Turkey, was the first ship... Read more


Federal Saint-Laurent first vessel of the year at Trois-Rivières

(Posted on 08/01/22)

The Federal Saint-Laurent is the first vessel to call the Port of Trois-Rivières in 2022. It... Read more


Bilbao joins EcoPorts network

(Posted on 08/01/22)

The port of Bilbao has become a member of the EcoPorts network, the main environmental initiative of... Read more


AD Ports and Aqaba sign development agreements

(Posted on 20/12/21)

AD Ports Group, a leading facilitator of trade and logistics, has strengthened its regional footprint... Read more


Pilbara throughput increases continue

(Posted on 13/12/21)

The Pilbara Ports Authority in Australia has delivered a total monthly throughput of 59.9 million tonnes... Read more


Tilbury Grain Terminal completes rebuild

(Posted on 07/12/21)

Major building works at the UK’s largest grain terminal at the Port of Tilbury have reached a... Read more


CP and KCS merger receives Mexican approvals

(Posted on 30/11/21)

Canadian Pacific Railway Limited and Kansas City Southern have received the required regulatory pre-... Read more


Van AalstCimbriaPort of StocktonViganThe Wolfson Centre for Bulk Solids Handling Technology TOC Events
  • Port of Stockton
  • TOC Events
  • Van Aalst

Subscribe to our newsletter

Keep up to date with the latest global news in bulk cargo handling and shipping