2020 has been a difficult year for many and our members have stayed the course and are riding the rough seas with determination.

COMPASS thanks each and every member for their support over the past year and we are looking forward to Fall 2020 and our next adventure.

At COMPASS, we create a forum for effective dialogue and information sharing while advocating for the interests of members to industry and government decision makers.

We help to enhance the public perception of the marine industry while identifying and addressing the human resource issues in the industry.

Are you a member?  Would you like more information on membership?  Do you know of a company, organization or individual who might benefit from COMPASS Membership?

We know that 2020 has been difficult for everyone.  We are pleased to announce a new introductory member discount of 25%  for all new members for the first year.

Want more information?  Please send an email to Lisa-

We look forward to hearing from you.

Full membership is open to private-sector businesses and public-sector organizations and individuals actively and directly involved in, and whose primary interest is, marine industry activities. In order to qualify for full membership and applicant must be actively engaged in the marine industry.

Associate membership is open to government departments and agencies and industry associations whose missions and objectives are aligned and consistent with those of COMPASS.

COMPASS is widely representative of marine transportation stakeholders in Canada, as the list of companies and organizations holding full and associate membership indicates:

The strength of COMPASS derives from its members. The greater the extent to which COMPASS represents the marine transportation industry the more effective it will be in advocating on behalf of the industry and attracting funding for initiatives in support of it.  At the same time, membership in COMPASS provides significant direct benefits to member companies and organizations.

To become a member of COMPASS please complete and submit the membership application linked below.

COMPASS Membership Application


Membership Benefits


Industry Members

Algoma Central Corporation

Anglo Eastern Ship Management Ltd.

Canadian Coast Guard

Canship Ugland Ltd.

Desgagnès Atlantik Inc.

Husky Energy

McKeil Marine Ltd.

Newfound Resources Ltd.

Nunatsiavut Marine Inc.

Ocean Choice International

Oceanex Inc.

Puddister Trading Company Ltd.

Secunda Canada

Training Works Inc.

Woodward Group of Companies

Works Services and Transportation, Govt of NL

Clearwater Seafoods

Enterprise Offshore Crewing


Puglisevich Crews and Service


Marine Training

Marine Institute – Memorial University

Training Works

Western Maritime Institute

Other Associations

Company of Master Mariners of Canada