West Side Modernization Project Starting

(Saint John, NB) –  Work on the $205 million West Side Modernization Project for the Port’s container terminal will soon become more visible.  The West Side Modernization Project is funded by a three-way partnership between the Government of Canada, the Government of New Brunswick and Port Saint John with each partner contributing one-third. Port Saint […]

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Port Saint John Celebrates Western Hemisphere Ports Day

April 3, 2017, Saint John –  On April 4th Port Saint John will celebrate Western Hemisphere Ports Day, a day of recognition acknowledging our industry’s role as a key driver of job creation and economic prosperity, and its commitment to education, training and environmental stewardship initiatives on behalf of the communities they serve across Canada […]

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Xanatos Marine To Supply Vessel Monitoring System

Xanatos Marine is pleased to announce that a contract has been signed with Port Saint John to install a multi-layer Vessel Traffic Monitoring System to enhance the Ports Maritime Domain Awareness. Bill English, President of Xanatos Marine, commented “Xanatos Marine recognizes that Port Saint John is a major part of Canada’s critical transportation infrastructure and […]

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Port Saint John reports 2016 tonnage

SAINT JOHN (NB) – Total cargo tonnage at Port Saint John increased by 2,419 metric tonnes in 2016 when compared to the previous year, with overall cargo tonnage handled at 26.4 million. Losses experienced in the dry bulk sector were buoyed by increases in liquid bulk while break bulk forest projects showed a small gain […]

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Cruise Season 2017 Schedule Announced

SAINT JOHN (NB) – The 29th cruise season at Port Saint John will get an early start with the April 27th arrival of Holland America’s Veendam. By the time the last ship casts off its lines on November 1st, 66 ships will have visited, bringing with them approximately 144,000 passengers and 57,700 crew. “Our 2017 […]

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DP World Saint John Canada begins operations

Saint John (NB) – DP World Saint John has begun operating a multi-purpose container, bulk, and breakbulk terminal at Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada. Saint John is ideally positioned to serve the needs of shippers and receivers in New England, Eastern Canada, and the Midwest. Only 68 miles from the United States border, a daily […]

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