Port Alberni Trans-Shipment Hub
Did you know....?
could reduce CO2
emissions by 22,000 tonnes each year.
Each container barge used by PATH
has the potential to remove 600+ trucks from the roadways, reducing commuting time.
could reduce shipping costs by up to a half Million per sailing. Savings which could be passed on to consumers.
As a fully automated terminal, PATH
could help create 288,720 full time equivalent jobs.
The Port Authority has letters in support of PATH
from ILWU Canada, Huu ay aht First Nations and various other entities.
pre-feasibility study has already been completed and is available here.
barges could traverse further up the Fraser River, opening previously unused industrial land for warehousing.
would promote "just in time" delivery.
October 10, 2017:
The Port Alberni Port Authority is pleased to announce that its Port Alberni Trans-shipment Hub Expression of Interest has been short-listed by the National Trade Corridor Fund.