Congratulations Capt. Phillip Nelson, our former President who has been awarded on December 6th, 2022 with the Maritime Museum SS Beaver Medal for Maritime Excellence recognizing individuals who have made outstanding contributions to the marine sector in our Province. These attainments may include-but are not limited
to- science, technology, applications of maritime skills and academic contributions. Up to three candidates nominated by the public are selected each year through a
rigorous screening process. An organization or ship is also unusually granted an award. The awards blue-ribbon panel of representatives involved in various aspects
of BC’s maritime interests.
Beginning his maritime career as a cadet, Mr. Nelson has worked with Transport Canada as ship inspector, master and mate examiner, port warden
and Labor Canada Safety Officer. He went on to become regional director of Transport Canada Marine safety Branch in Ontario. For the past 19 years, Mr. Nelson has
served as President of the Council of Marine Carriers.
December 08, 2022
The Council of Marine Carriers on behalf of T. and B. Moorings has updated the New Navy buoy procedures on the website
September 15, 2022
New Navy Buoy Reporting Requirements
Commencing today, September 15, 2022, The Council of Marine Carriers on behalf of T. and B. Moorings,
Operators of the Vancouver Harbour Navy Buoys and Kits Buoy have implemented new reporting