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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)




Have a Safe and Happy Halloween

by Keith Castonguay, Director of Health, Safety and Environment

Trick-or-Treat! Are you ready to greet all of the little superheroes, ghosts and princesses as they come knocking on your door this Halloween? We all enjoy seeing the excitement on the children’s faces as they come in search of that special treat; however, we also have an important role as parents and neighbours to ensure (Read More)




Summer Traffic Up and Argentia Trial Discount Deemed a Success

by Don Barnes, Vice President of Customer Experience

Earlier today, I had the pleasure of speaking to the Placentia Bay Industrial Showcase to share some of the positive news we experienced from our summer season. Through our initial analysis of summer traffic, we have seen significant growth in passengers travelling through both Port aux Basques and Argentia ports. Through Port aux Basques, we’ve (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)




Each year, children between the ages of 6 and 17 who have suffered burns have the opportunity to attend the Atlantic Burn Camp in Nova Scotia. Children from all four Atlantic Provinces attend this annual event which offers valuable programming and fun-filled activities for the attendees. Marine Atlantic is proud to be an ongoing sponsor (Read More)




Each year, Marine Atlantic recognizes an employee who volunteers their time and skills to support their community. Through these outstanding volunteer achievements and upholding and representing Marine Atlantic’s values, this employee is presented with the Volunteer of the Year Award.   This year’s recipient is Steven Macdonald who is a founder and dedicated volunteer with (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)