14th edition of Québec Marine Day . Close to 200 marine industry players and elected officials will be meeting tomorrow at the National Assembly to mesh their views in order to arrive at a key maritime strategy highlighting the St. Lawrence River’s .
St. Lawrence Shipoperators (SLS) and the St. Lawrence Economic Development Council (SODES) would like to inform Quebeckers that ships’ sounding of fog whistles on the St. Lawrence River next Tuesday is intended as a salute from the marine industry.
Fednav’s Nunavik first to carry Arctic cargo through the Northwest Passage
On June 5, SODES had the honour of welcoming guest speaker Pierre Marc Johnson, chief negotiator for the Gouvernement du Québec regarding the Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement.
The Port of Sept-Îles Acquires the Hermel from Mylène Paquette
Carol Soucy, chair of the Sept-Îles Port Authority board of directors, was excited and proud to announce that the Port of Sept-Îles’ offer to buy the Hermel has been accepted. Mylène Paquette used this oceangoing rowboat on her 129-day trip across the Atlantic in 2013, an unprecedented exploit covered by the international media.
Louis-Marie Beaulieu named Chairman of the Board of the Quebec Employers Council