Environment
Port Monitoring Sun Sea Demolition Closely

Port Monitoring Sun Sea Demolition Closely Sep 20, 2019 The safe demolition of the MV Sun Sea is being conducted by Victoria’s Canadian Maritime Engineering Ltd. (CME) at Nanaimo Shipyard and is being monitored closely by Port of Nanaimo management and staff. The MV Sun Sea arrived at Nanaimo Shipyard at the end of August after Victoria-based CME was awarded a $4.1 million contract from Canada […]


Announcements | Environment | Partnerships
Lease agreement signed for new Nanaimo response base

Lease agreement signed for new Nanaimo response base Jul 30, 2018 Base part of $150 million in spill response enhancements FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 30, 2018 NANAIMO, B.C. – Western Canada Marine Response Corporation (WCMRC) is moving forward with their new on-water oil spill response base in Nanaimo. WCMRC and the Port of Nanaimo (PON) […]


Announcements | Environment
Nanaimo Port Authority Hosts Open House for Canada C3, a 150-Day Coast to Coast Expedition, Saturday, October 21st

Nanaimo Port Authority Hosts Open House for Canada C3, a 150-Day Coast to Coast Expedition, Saturday, October 21st Oct 18, 2017 The Nanaimo Port Authority will host a Canada C3 Expedition Open House – Saturday, October 21st . Stop by the Visiting Vessel Pier – Mills Landing from 2-4PM to learn about the 150-day sailing journey connecting […]


Environment | Special Events | Special Projects
Oil Spill Response Exercise Wraps Up In Nanaimo Harbour

Oil Spill Response Exercise Wraps Up In Nanaimo Harbour Sep 22, 2016 Western Canada Marine Response Corporation (WCMRC) has wrapped-up a two-day oil spill response exercise in Nanaimo Harbour that ran from September 20th to 21st. As part of the exercise, equipment and vessels from WCMRC’s South Coast and Vancouver Island fleets deployed to a simulated […]


Environment | Safety on the Water | Special Events | Special Projects
Oil Spill Exercise, Exercise, MV Silver Seas at NPA P-1 Berth

Oil Spill Exercise, Exercise, MV Silver Seas at NPA P-1 Berth Sep 20, 2016 Western Canada Marine Response Corporation (WCMRC) is conducting an oil spill response exercise in Nanaimo Harbour on September 20th and 21st. As part of the exercise, equipment and vessels from WCMRC’s South Coast and Vancouver Island fleets will deploy to a simulated fuel bunker […]