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Here’s to all our Commercial Drivers!

by Kimberly Snow, Manager of Customer Relationships

Take a look around at everything you see and use. The coffee you just took a sip from, the mail you received from a loved one, or the supper you’ll eat later today are all a result of a commercial drivers’ hard work. As the holiday season approaches, a lot of us don’t have to (Read More)

We recognize that the past couple of weeks have been challenging from a weather perspective for our customers and are very aware of the inconvenience that this has caused. We know that this is a very busy time of year as more people and goods are being transported on our service in anticipation of the (Read More)

Thanking Our Commercial Customers

by Don Barnes, Vice President of Customer Experience

The commercial industry plays an integral role in transporting the goods that are consumed each and every day throughout Atlantic Canada. Whether it is ensuring that store shelves are stocked, hospitals have vital supplies to provide care, or equipment is available to help accomplish many of the tasks that we take for granted, commercial drivers (Read More)

Change in Calculation of Storage Charges for We-Load Shipments

by Kim Snow, Customer Relationships Manager

Change in Calculation of Storage Charges for We-Load Shipments Through detailed and ongoing conversation with the commercial industry, Marine Atlantic will be making changes to the calculation of storage charges. The new charges have been designed to more accurately reflect the scheduling needs of our commercial customers picking up we-load units (vehicles that Marine Atlantic (Read More)

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)