WCMRC to host sail past at Clean Pacific

WCMRC is hosting an on-water vessel and equipment display on June 18th as part of the Clean Pacific Conference. Joining WCMRC in the sail past will be vessels and assets from the Canadian Coast Guard, Transport Canada, the US Coast Guard and Seaspan. Spill response vessels and equipment on display will include:

Vessels & Aircraft

  • WCMRC’s MJ Green
  • WCMRC’s Burrard Cleaner #18 Barge
  • WCMRC’s Burrard Cleaner #8
  • USCGC Henry Blake
  • CCG Hovercraft
  • Transport Canada’s NASP surveillance aircraft

Equipment

  • WCMRC’s General Purpose Boom
  • WCMRC’s RBS Triton 150 Skimmer
  • WCMRC’s Hawk Owl Aerostat Surveillance Balloon

The display will be held in Vancouver Harbour near the Vancouver Convention Centre and will be easily viewed from the north end of the Canada Place promenade. WCMRC will have a hospitality tent on site with information on the vessels and a live feed from the NASP overflights.

Date: Thursday, June 18th, 2015
Time: 1200 – 1330
Location:
North end of the Canada Place promenade

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