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Supporting Our Communities

by Deborah Inkpen

Each year Marine Atlantic sponsors the Atlantic Provincial Trucking Organization’s Good Samaritan award. The award is given to an individual who demonstrates an act of charity and/or provides assistance to those in need. This year’s award winner was Stephen Bartlett of Armour Transportation Systems. The award was presented during the APTA Annual Meeting. The following (Read More)

Marine Atlantic’s 2015 Annual Public Meeting

by Darrell Mercer

Yesterday, we held our 2015 Annual Public Meeting in St. John’s, NL. Marine Atlantic’s Corporate Governance Committee Chair Sharon Duggan was joined by the President and CEO Paul Griffin, and Vice President Finance Shawn Leamon in presenting the 2014-15 financial statements and an overview of the Corporation’s activities.   The Annual Public Meeting is designed (Read More)

Marine Atlantic to Hold 2015 Annual Public Meeting

by Darrell Mercer

Marine Atlantic will hold its 2015 Annual Public Meeting on Wednesday, December 9 in St. John’s. Sharon Duggan, a member of Marine Atlantic’s Board of Directors and Chair of the Corporate Governance Committee, will be joined by our President and CEO, Paul Griffin, and Vice President of Finance, Shawn Leamon, to present our 2014-15 financial (Read More)

Please be advised that the former terminal building in North Sydney will be demolished and removed as part of the terminal re-development project. With these changes, the former North Sydney terminal building’s service road will be closed permanently effective Monday, September 14, and the land incorporated into the terminal marshaling yard. The terminal security perimeter (Read More)

The Newfoundland and Labrador commercial industry has been a proud supporter in raising funds and generating smiles for the Janeway Children’s Hospital for the past several years. In what has become an annual tradition, the commercial industry comes together during the weekend of the Janeway Telethon to raise funds to help the sick kids who (Read More)

New North Sydney Terminal Officially Opens

by Paul Griffin, President and CEO

It’s another exciting day for Marine Atlantic as we officially open our new terminal building in North Sydney. This $20 million, state-of-the-art facility is modern, efficient, environmentally friendly, and offers many new amenities for customers.   This new building was several years in the making. We recognized an operational need to make our marshalling activities (Read More)

Check out our Latest YouTube Video!

by Darrell Mercer

Have you ever wondered the role that Marine Atlantic plays in transporting people and goods between Newfoundland and Nova Scotia? Have you been told about the significant service improvements that have been made in reliability, customer satisfaction, and on time performance with our new fleet? Do you like cool infographics and energetic music that makes (Read More)

Marine Atlantic proud to sponsor Eastlink East Coast Music Week 2015

by Don Barnes, Vice President of Customer Experience

It’s that time of year again where Atlantic Canadian musicians gather together to be recognized for their great contribution to our region’s musical diversity, while at the same time providing a world-class musical experience to the rest of us not so musically talented individuals! Marine Atlantic is very excited and proud to a be silver (Read More)

Thank you for your patience and understanding

by Don Barnes, Vice President of Customer Experience

While Friday was the first day of spring, many of us are still waiting to see signs that this harsh winter is coming to a close. From record breaking snowfall to severe ice conditions and numerous wind storms, Mother Nature has reminded us over the past few months that winter – and winter travel – (Read More)