"Novaporte (The Port of Sydney) will be the last major new port to be developed on the Eastern seaboard of North America in our lifetime."

– jim hunt, corporate director, infrastructure management, cardno

CBRM council approves port agreement, paves way for container terminal

November 20, 2017 - Cape Breton Post Cape Breton Regional Municipality council has approved what Mayor Cecil Clarke calls a “significant” agreement aimed at smoothing the turbulent waters of port development. Full article.  

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Work to Begin on Mi’kmaq Section of Novazone

Logistics park planning with private sector partners and municipality Sept. 13, 2017 - SYDNEY, NS – Design and site work for civic infrastructure is commencing for the first portion of the Novazone logistics park. Members of the Assembly of Nova Scotia Mi’kmaq Chiefs, government and private sector partners gathered at the 250-acre site to turn the…

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SHIP extends exclusivity agreement for five years

Full article. Contact: Albert Barbusci Chief Executive Officer Sydney Harbour Investment Partners (S.H.I.P.) abarbusci@gmail.com T (480) 309-4885    

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Mayor and First Nations leaders support “transformative opportunity” at Port of Sydney

December 13, 2016 CBRM RELEASE - For immediate release Sydney, Nova Scotia — MONTREAL, QUEBEC - The head office of Montreal’s Canderel was the setting for a historic meeting with key partners in Port of Sydney’s Novaporte and Novazone project. Sydney Harbour Investment Partners (SHIP) met with Membertou Chief Terry Paul, Eskasoni Chief Leroy Denny,…

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Ports America and SHIP Agreement

News Release Dec. 12, 2016 Contacts: For Ports America: Colby Haines, Colby Communications Corp. 562-900-6232, Colby.Haines@ColbyCom.com For Sydney Harbour Investment Partners: Albert Barbusci, Sydney Harbour Investment Partners 514-889-5330, abarbusci@gmail.com FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Ports America and Sydney Harbour Investment Partners Agreement on Marine Container Facility in Port of Sydney, Nova Scotia. Ports America and Sydney Harbour…

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Ports America to operate new Nova Scotia mega-terminal

December 12, 2016 - trucknews.com --- In mid-December, Ports America and Sydney Harbour Investment Partners (SHIP) announced they had reached an agreement to work together to promote, develop and manage Novaporte – a planned mega-terminal – in the Port of Sydney. Full article.      

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MOU provides labour stability during Sydney container terminal construction

August 31, 2016 News release - For immediate distribution Sydney, Nova Scotia — The 15 local trades unions hoping for employment through the possible construction of a $1.2-billion deep-water container terminal in Sydney harbour agreed in principle to maintain labour peace during project construction. Project proponent still seeking out port operator, shippers and suppliers.   Jack…

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Egyptian ambassador hopeful about shipping partnership with Sydney port

By Peggy MacDonald, CBC News - June 1, 2016 --- Egypt's ambassador to Canada was in Cape Breton this week to promote business and education links between the island and his country. Full article.      

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CBRM port development potential enormous

May 22, 2016 - Cape Breton Post The handout for this year's Sydney Harbour Port Days was entitled 'Thinking Big' - A new home on the East Coast for Ultra Large Container Vessels. Full article.  

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Nova Scotia mega container port project gaining traction

April 20, 2016 - American Journal of Transportation - After marking time for several years, an ambitious project to build a mega deep-sea container port at a greenfield site in Sydney on Cape Breton in Nova Scotia appears to be gaining traction though key pieces of the puzzle still need to fall into place. Full…

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