New President & CEO Announced for Port Saint John

SAINT JOHN (NB) –  The Board of Directors for Port Saint John is pleased to announce the appointment of Craig Bell Estabrooks as President and Chief Executive Officer. Over the past decade, Craig has worked in progressively responsible leadership positions at Port Saint John.  These roles have included managing both government relations and the strategic […]

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Advisory: Long Wharf Slip Pile Driving

Pile driving will begin the week of September 29th, 2021 in Long Wharf Slip and continue until the end of March 2022.  The piles will support construction of a breakwater. Pile driving will take place intermittently over the next 6 months. When pile driving is occurring, it will take place seven days a week between […]

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Container village to boost tourism in port city

July 30, 2021 · Saint John, New Brunswick · Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA)   Canada’s tourism sector is a key economic driver and the Government of Canada continues to ensure that tourism businesses and organizations, as well as municipalities and Indigenous communities dependent on the sector, are resourced and ready to start back up as our economy reopens. That is why the […]

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Port Saint John welcomes the HMCS Oriole tall ship for New Brunswick Day

Saint John, N.B. – The HMCS Oriole, the Canadian Navy’s sail training vessel, will be docking at the Port Saint John Pugsley Slip at the bottom of Princess Street this New Brunswick Day. The ship is arriving at 10:00 am on August 2nd and departing at 10:00 am on August 4th.   The public can view the ship up close from 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm on August 2 and […]

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Saint John Port Authority Interim CEO Announced

Saint John Port Authority President and CEO Jim Quinn will step down from his role effective July 13, 2021, to continue his transition to the Senate of Canada. “On behalf of the Board of Directors, we thank Jim for his unwavering commitment to the Port of Saint John and the administration of Saint John Port […]

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Port Saint John Held 21st Annual General Meeting

Saint John, N.B.- On May 31, 2021, Port Saint John came together virtually with industry partners and stakeholders for their second virtual annual general meeting, and twenty first annual meeting. Board Chair, Lisa Keenan and CEO, Jim Quinn shared details of the year’s successes and challenges with over 103 attendees from across the region and […]

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Virtual Port Days conference focuses on cargo growth, return of cruise, and collaboration with community

For immediate release  May 6, 2021  Virtual Port Days conference focuses on cargo growth, return of cruise, and collaboration with community Saint John (NB) –Port Days, a maritime and transportation industry conference with more than 60 years of history, is held each June and, though stopped by the pandemic in 2020, will be held this year for the first time virtually on June 8th.   Port Days has been a […]

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