Trans Mountain has released its semi-annual Marine Progress Report that provides a progress update on marine activities and key marine commitments and conditions as the project approaches in-service. The update highlights the work done by WCMRC who are on track to implement enhancements that will double their existing response capacity and significantly reduce response time. WCMRC’s progress includes having had delivered (12), procured (6), or in the process of being built (22) 40 out of 44 new vessels; 85 new positions with 50 remaining to be filled; and construction of five out of the six new responses bases underway. For the next reporting period, key engagement topics will include marine mammal protection, enhanced tug escort and support for safe traditional use of marine waterways. Read the full report here.