Tymac Launch Service Ltd (“Tymac”), a diverse Canadian Marine Transportation and Waste Removal Company, and Terrapure Environmental Ltd. (“Terrapure”), one of Canada’s leading providers of essential environmental and industrial solutions, today announced they are forming a partnership to jointly manage cruise ship and marine-sector related waste landed at BC Ports.
“We are excited to build upon our long-standing relationship with Terrapure and offer an unparalleled suite of waste removal services to not only the cruise market but the broader marine industry,” said Ron Brinkhurst, President of Tidal Transport, Tymac’s parent organization. “Our dedicated environmental solutions team is always seeking to identify new technologies and waste disposal processes that enhance not only the services we provide but encourage environmental sustainability, reduce overall disposal costs and create positive customer experiences. Working alongside Terrapure allows us to continue to do just that.”
As Canada’s environmental solutions leader, Terrapure provides a broad range of waste management, environmental and field services for industrial, commercial and institutional customers, managing virtually every waste stream with an orientation towards minimizing disposal and maximizing the recovery or recycling of valuable by-products.
“As industry leaders in our respective fields, Terrapue and Tymac are highly complementary in the services we offer to cruise and marine industry in BC,” said Todd Moser, President and CEO, Terrapure. “Our shared focus on providing timely, safe and cost-effective solutions, coupled with our ability to provide a high level of customer service, makes this partnership a great fit and will allow us to jointly provide a level of service that was previously unattainable in the industry.”
Tymac and Terrapure will continue to operate as separate entities, and separate brands. The new partnership goes into effect immediately.
Established in 1929, Tymac is a Canadian Marine Transportation and Waste Removal Company specializing in the movement of Personnel and Cargo including marine pilots, agents, ship owners and various other marine personnel and governmental agencies. Headquartered in Vancouver BC, Tymac and it’s parent Tidal Transport, employ 100 people through 9 offices, and provide service to 20 ports across the West Coast of North America including Vancouver, Victoria, Prince Rupert and Nanaimo. Tymac has been servicing the Cruise Industry in B.C. with environmental services since 1989 and is a leader in providing comprehensive and economical waste removal services, helping customers implement recycling programs that reduce waste streams, disposal costs and their impact on the environment.
For more information, visit www.tymac.ca
About Terrapure Environmental
Terrapure is a leading, vertically integrated provider of essential environmental and industrial services in Canada for industrial, commercial and institutional end markets, including the manufacturing, mining, construction, refining and petrochemical, waste management and remediation, institutional, transportation, pulp and paper, utilities and oil and gas sectors. Headquartered in Burlington, Ontario, Terrapure employs over 2,100 people and operate an integrated network of over 70 locations, coast to coast.
Terrapure is uniquely suited to address both the simple and complex environmental service needs of a sophisticated customer base through its highly specialized network of facilities, broad portfolio of service capabilities, deep understanding of the waste volumes managed, and robust health and safety and regulatory compliance programs. Their comprehensive portfolio of services, including onsite and field services and collection, processing, recovery and disposal, allows Terrapure to manage the lifecycle of waste streams from point of generation through ultimate resolution, with an orientation towards minimizing disposal and maximizing the recovery or recycling of valuable by-products.
For more information, visit www.TERRAPUREenv.com.