Halifax Port Authority President and CEO Contract Extension

The Halifax Port Authority Board of Directors announced today the unanimous approval of a contract extension for Karen Oldfield, President and CEO, until December 2018. The next few years are critical in the master planning for the Port of Halifax and Ms. Oldfield will be leading her team through this process, focusing on building for the future.

Final Notification – Abandoned Vessel

The Halifax Port Authority (HPA) would like to advise the owner(s) of a sunken concrete hull vessel, located in the Northwest Arm N 44 37.7170 W 063 35.6504, that immediate action is required to have the vessel raised.

Halifax Port Authority achieves top marks for commitment to environmental sustainability

The Halifax Port Authority has achieved top marks as measured by Green Marine environmental sustainability criteria. This places the Halifax Port Authority among the top-rated Canadian ports as measured by Green Marine.

Millbrook First Nation and Halifax Port Authority sign MOU

Millbrook First Nation has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Halifax Port Authority. The agreement was signed today by Millbrook First Nation Chief Bob Gloade and Halifax Port Authority President and CEO Karen Oldfield.

Halifax Seaport Farmers’ Market to debut a new cultural culinary experience

The Halifax Seaport Farmers’ Market is excited to announce a new cultural experience for Halifax. ‘The Table’ is an intimate, cultural sharing experience through food and stories. The inaugural event will take place tonight, May 19, 2016 at the Halifax Seaport Farmers’ Market starting at 6:30 p.m.