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First Tropical Shipping Sailing through Port of Halifax January 9, 2017

January 5, 2017, Halifax, Nova Scotia – Tropical Shipping is set to begin its service from the Port of Halifax, Nova Scotia. On January 9, 2017, the Vega Omega voyage 0011 will depart Halterm International Container Terminal bringing improved import … Continue reading

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Halifax Port Authority releases final cruise numbers for 2016

November 21, 2016, Halifax, NS – The Port of Halifax welcomed over 238-thousand cruise guests during the 2016 cruise season. This year saw 238,217 guests arriving on 136 cruise vessels. The busiest passenger day was October 11, a five-ship day. … Continue reading

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Halifax Port Authority preparing for next stage in global shipping

November 18, 2016, Halifax, Nova Scotia – The Halifax Port Authority has commenced a significant master planning exercise to prepare for the arrival of ‘ultra-class’ containerized vessels of over 10,000 TEU; large scale industrial mega projects; increasing larger cruise vessels; … Continue reading

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