Stocking ‘The Shelf’ at the Seaport Market with Nova Scotia’s finest spirits

‘The Shelf’ at the Halifax Seaport Farmers’ Market will soon carry locally-produced Nova Scotia spirits. Steinhart Distillery, Glenora Distillery and Nova Scotia Spirit Co. will be available to Halifax Seaport Farmers’ Market customers throughout the week at ‘The Shelf’ which is the retail store located within the Halifax Seaport Farmers’ Market.

Port of Halifax receives top-rated cruise destination award

The 2016 Cruisers’ Choice Destination Awards announced by Cruise Critic list the Port of Halifax as one of the top five Canada-US cruise destination.

Port Days 2016 Go Global to focus on Technological Advances in the Global Economy

The Port of Halifax is working closely with supply chain partners to deliver value and common purpose by minimizing transit times, reducing operating costs and mitigating risks. With regular calls from 20 of the world’s leading shipping lines, the Port of Halifax connects to 150 countries worldwide.

Halifax Port Authority announces new Board of Directors Chair and Vice Chair

The Halifax Port Authority Board of Directors announces the election of Hector Jacques, O.C., M. Eng. D. Comm. (Hon.), P. Eng. FEIC, D. Law (Hon.) as Board Chair. The Board of Directors also announces the appointment of Thomas J. Hayes, ICD.D, as Vice-Chair. Both appointments are effective October 11, 2016.

S&P Global Ratings affirms Halifax Port Authority’s A+ Credit Rating

S&P Global Ratings has affirmed Halifax Port Authority’s investment-grade credit rating of ‘A+’ as strong financial performance continues.

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.