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Port of Nanaimo Quarterly News Letter and News Posts


Employment | News
2nd Annual Port Connect Set For This Thursday

NANAIMO – Students and employment seekers can attend the 2nd Annual Port Connect Thursday November 7 to survey possible job opportunities with companies that conduct their business on the waterfront. The Port of Nanaimo, in partnership with Work BC Employment Services Centre, coordinated the event, designed to link students and people of all ages with contacts in the marine […] READ MORE


Economic Impact | News | Partnerships
Port Signs Protocol Agreement with City of Nanaimo

The Port of Nanaimo has renewed its commitment to work closely with the City of Nanaimo by formalizing a new Protocol agreement this week. The agreement formalizes both parties’ commitment to “a true, meaningful and transformative relationship that is designed to deepen the understanding for one another based on respect for each other’s area of […] READ MORE




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 […] READ MORE


Announcements
Rolston elected to BC Chamber Board

Rolston elected to BC Chamber Board Aug 28, 2019 Arlene Rolston is busy in her job as Corporate Secretary and Executive Assistant to President and CEO Ian Marr at the Port of Nanaimo. This summer, she has been elected as a Director of the B.C. Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors for a three-year term, […] READ MORE


Special Events
Meet a Machine set for September 21st

Meet a Machine set for September 21st Aug 27, 2019 Meet a Machine, an interactive event aimed at introducing young people and prospective employees to machines of all types and sizes, will be held at the Port of Nanaimo September 21 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Nanaimo Assembly Wharf, located at 100 […] READ MORE


Announcements
New Harbour Master For Port of Nanaimo

New Harbour Master For Port Aug 22, 2019 Captain Satinder Singh has been appointed to the position of Vice-President, Marine Operations and Harbour Master for the Port of Nanaimo. Capt. Singh brings 21 years of experience to the position and will be responsible for the safety and security within the Port’s jurisdiction. “We are very […] READ MORE


Special Events
SNOWBIRDS AIRSHOW

SNOWBIRDS AIRSHOW Aug 14, 2019 SNOWBIRDS AIRSHOW SNOWBIRDS AIRSHOW Aug 14, 2019 SNOWBIRDS AIRSHOW WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 14, 2019 – APPROXIMATELY 18:00 PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT THE WATERS WITHIN THE INNER HARBOUR WILL BE CLOSED TO ALL SURFACE AND AIR TRAFFIC TO PROVIDE A SAFETY AREA FOR THE SNOWBIRDS AIR SHOW. THE CLOSURE WILL COMMENCE AT 17:00, WITH […] READ MORE