Media clippings

  • Optimarin consolidates Fednav relationship with retrofit and newbuild orders
    November 29, 2018
    By: AJOT | Nov 21 2018 at 08:03 AM | Maritime News  
  • Fednav boss Pathy comes out fighting against scrubbers
    November 14, 2018
    Paul Pathy tells TradeWinds Forum in Tokyo exhaust gas cleaning systems damage the environment.
  • Is the Arctic set to become a main shipping route?
    November 1, 2018
    Climate change is increasingly opening up the Northwest Passage, an Arctic sea route north of the Canadian mainland. Could it herald an era of more cargo shipping around the top of the world?
  • Safety and efficiency – the Fednav way
    October 19, 2018
    Jeremy Daoust, Manager, Owned Fleet, Fednav Limited Breakbulk Magazine, Issue 4 / 2018
  • Labrador ship's crew will begin tracking information about Arctic whales
    August 21, 2018
  • Fednav proposal on three ice-breakers for Canadian Coast Guard
    June 27, 2018
    Crise des brise-glaces : l’offre qu’Ottawa garde secrète
  • 2 of 3 delayed ships leave Toledo cargo dock
    May 16, 2018
    Two of three ships delayed at the Port of Toledo by a labor dispute left the dock Wednesday after their owner arranged a work-around to avoid needing harbor pilots for the initial part of the maneuver.
  • Business Union dispute leaves some freighters stuck at port
    May 16, 2018
    Published on May 15, 2018 | Updated 6:25 a. m. By Tyrel Linkhorn and David Patch | Blade Staff Writers
  • Fednav shows strong commitment to air quality
    April 27, 2018
  • First saltie of the season arrives in Thunder Bay port
    April 25, 2018
    Arrival marks official opening of ocean shipping season Kris Ketonen · CBC News · Posted: Apr 25, 2018
  • First "Saltie" Is Due Thursday Night
    April 12, 2018
    Thursday, April 12, 2018, by Dave Strandberg
  • Fednav returns to Japan for ice-breaking bulker
    April 3, 2018
    Source: Tradewinds, published in Dry Cargo, written by Dale Wainwright
  • Forward thinking: Fednav Limited adds to owned fleet
    January 11, 2018
    Janenne Irene Pung Great Lakes/Seaway Review October-December 2017
  • Shipping lines expanding Canadian Arctic operations
    November 29, 2017
    For AJOT Nov. 27 issue (breakbulk quarterly) By Leo Ryan, AJOT
  • Atlantic Basin becomes Fednav’s focus for Great Lakes dry bulk fleet
    November 9, 2017
    Chief executive Paul Pathy says seawaymax ships are still the investment priority for Fednav but the company will ‘do just fine’ wherever the ships trade. November 9, 2017 17:00 GMT by Michael Angell
  • Industry leaders meet for Michigan State Capitol Day
    October 17, 2017
  • Fednav returns to Oshima for six more newbuildings
    September 28, 2017
    Source: TradeWinds
  • IceNav safer ice navigation
    September 28, 2017
    The Journal of Ocean Technology, Vol. 12, No. 3, 2017
  • Fednav's growing footprint
    March 9, 2017
    Breakbulk Magazine, Issue 2/2017
  • The opening of the Northwest Passage
    February 14, 2017
  • Port of Indiana-Burns Harbor celebrates Indiana's Bicentennial with 200th vessel of 2016
    November 30, 2016
  • Baffinland second shipping season totals over 2.7 million tonnes of iron ore
    November 2, 2016
    Maritime Magazine
  • Indiana Maritime Trade Mission Visits Quebec
    October 17, 2016
    Maritime Logistics Professional Michelle Howard
  • Madison Capital Day focuses on Great Lakes shipping
    October 3, 2016
    Canadian Sailings | Source: American Great Lakes Ports Association    A delegation of Great Lakes/St. Lawrence Seaway maritime industry leaders held day-long meetings September 28 with Wisconsin state political leadership.
  • Madison Capital Day focuses on Great Lakes shipping
    October 3, 2016
    Canadian Sailings | Source: American Great Lakes Ports Association    A delegation of Great Lakes/St. Lawrence Seaway maritime industry leaders held day-long meetings September 28 with Wisconsin state political leadership.
  • Global warming makes ice forecasting a hot field
    September 19, 2016
      Global warming makes ice forecasting a hot field Ice forecasting — meteorology, oceanography, and a lot of thermodynamics — is a growing field, as climate change makes the Arctic more accessible
  • Paul Pathy takes sole charge
    September 1, 2016
    From TradeWinds By Michael Angell Stamford Chief executive says dry bulk market 'is a struggle' but Fednav has a good cash cushion to weather the storm
  • Vancouver receives Fednav first
    September 1, 2016
    The Port of Vancouver USA has welcomed the cargo ship Federal Iris on its maiden voyage to the USA. - News Desk
  • A shipping career onshore
    August 31, 2016
    The MaritimeONE Scholarship opens doors to a dynamic industry that’s crucial to Singapore By Melody Tan,
  • Environmentalists: Proposal Could Add Invasive Species to Great Lakes
    July 6, 2016
      Chicago Tonight Elizabeth Brackett
  • No new invasive species found in Great Lakes in 10 years
    June 1, 2016
    A decade of success: No new invasive species found in Great Lakes in 10 years by Julie Zenner, North Star Port (Duluth Seaway Port Authority) Spring 2016
  • Life Aboard Ship
    May 30, 2016
    Port de Montréal - Spring 2016
  • On-board water treatment is next line of defence against invasion
    May 21, 2016
    Wisconsin State Journal:  STEVEN VERBURG, 608-252-6118
  • Ships that ply the Lakes: Federal Beaufort
    April 29, 2016
    By Skip Gillham, Special to Postmedia Network  Fednav Ltd. of Montreal added five new oceangoing lakers to its fleet in 2015. All were built in Japan and are considered environmentally advanced, 34,000-ton capacity carriers.
  • Moving forward
    April 27, 2016
    International Bulk Journal Issue 2, 2016 Canada-based Fednav is thinking long term and investing, despite the worst global shipping market that many in the industry can recall
  • Thunder Bay shipping season starts early for ocean-going vessels
    March 31, 2016
    Thunder Bay Port Authority, March 31, 2016
  • No new confirmed aquatic invasive species in Great Lakes for 10 years
    March 27, 2016
    Duluth News Tribune By John Myers  The first saltwater ship of the 2016 season is expected to enter the Twin Ports within the next week or two, likely to pick up some grain.
  • "Special price" fuels Fednav deal for bulker foursome at Oshima
    March 3, 2016
    "Special price" fuels Fednav deal for bulker foursome at OshimaCanadian owner only wants top-quality ships for its niche trade in the Great Lakes and Arctic, which has provided some relief in a tough market
  • Fednav takes delivery of laker newbuilding
    March 3, 2016
    TradeWinds by Irene Ang, Saiki City The Canadian bulker owner took delivery of the 34,500-dwt laker from the Japanese yard and named it Federal Cedar.
  • Quebec and Indiana partner on Great Lakes shipping initiative
    February 15, 2016
    Rick Heimann, Port DirectorPortside, A Ports of Indiana Publication – 2016 Issue 1
  • Federal Bering Calls at Antwerp
    December 21, 2015
    Shipping and Marine Events
  • Port of Milwaukee Wraps Up Successful Seaway Shipping Season
    December 16, 2015
    Final Overseas Vessel Arrives with Steel Wednesday Morning Heavy Lift 
  • New Fednav Ship to Visit Port of Duluth-Superior
    December 11, 2015
    Marine Link
  • Port of Cleveland cargo volumes continue to exceed 2014 levels
    November 11, 2015
    CLEVELAND, Ohio -- With two months left in the shipping season, U.S. ports were busy moving grain and project cargo in October, according to a press release from the Great Lakes Seaway Partnership.
  • Federal Oshima crew rescues Sarah Outen
    October 4, 2015
    Adventurer Sarah Outen abandons Atlantic crossing From BBC News An adventurer who has spent four years circumnavigating the globe using human power has had to abandon a row across the Atlantic.
  • Quebec and Indiana establish a Great Lakes shortsea shipping partnership
    September 29, 2015
    Maritime Magazine
  • Sailing forward in tough times
    September 20, 2015
    By Michael A. Moore Canadian Sailings
  • Fednav vessel completes first Arctic voyage from Baffinland to Germany
    August 21, 2015
      Craig Eason
  • First e-bill of lading transaction for sugar sector
    August 19, 2015
    Switzerland’s Alvean Sugar and Canada’s Lantic have completed the first electronic bill of lading transaction in the sugar sector, marking the continued digitisation of trade.
  • Building Capacity
    July 22, 2015
    Great Lakes Seaway Review Janenne Irene Pung April-June 2015 Building Capacity Investments continue to expand domestic, international fleets
  • Exhibit shows how Great Lakes St. Lawrence Seaway System serves millions of people daily
    July 9, 2015
    Kingston Whig-Standard Ian MacAlpine
  • New bi-national public affairs program announced
    June 9, 2015
  • Vale Long Harbour nickel plant gets first shipment from Voisey's Bay
    May 28, 2015
  • Fednav set to combat invasive species with launch of ecofriendly ships
    April 15, 2015
    Ahead of controversial new shipping regulations, Canada’s largest global shipowner said it is the first to fit its new vessels with filtration equipment designed to limit the spread of invasive species in the Great Lakes.
  • Federal Marine Terminals looks for innovative options
    April 11, 2015
    Source: Green Marine Magazine March 2015
  • Ottawa company’s drone completes Arctic mission
    February 28, 2015
    A unmanned aerial vehicle from ING Robotic Aviation of Ottawa has recently completed a two week mission to Canada’s North on board Fednav’s ice-breaking cargo ship MV Arctic. Here are more details from ING’s news release:
  • Polar powerhouse makes a visit
    February 4, 2015
    Polar powerhouse makes a visit BILL POWER BUSINESS REPORTER Published February 4, 2015 - 6:12pm Last Updated February 5, 2015 - 6:24am
  • A drone boost for a Canadian Arctic icebreaker and cargo ship
    January 31, 2015
  • $7 billion invested in Great Lakes-St. Lawrence Seaway shipping industry New study documents confidence in the region’s economy
    January 14, 2015
    PRESS RELEASE $7 billion invested in Great Lakes-St. Lawrence Seaway shipping industry New study documents confidence in the region’s economy
  • Nunavik’s historic journey through the Northwest Passage from Canada to China
    January 7, 2015
  • Arctic waters saw fewer commercial ships in 2014
    January 5, 2015
  • Operators call for swift and fair implementation of new Polar Code
    November 27, 2014