About Us / Administration

Officers and Executive Management

Senior Officers

Yvon Pelletier

Acting President and CEO

yvonpelletier@mea.ca

Claude Dubé

Vice-President, Administration and Secretary
*Officer

cdube@mea.ca

Chantal Lefebvre

Director, Finances and Treasurer
*Officer

clefebvre@mea.ca
 

Executive Assistant

Marie-Josée Imbeault

Executive Assistant

mjimbeault@mea.ca
 

Executive

Nicola Dolbec

Vice-President, Industrial Relations

ndolbec@mea.ca

Guillaume Couture

Director, Labour Force and Dispatch

gcouture@mea.ca

Manon Gervais

Director, Information Systems

mgervais@mea.ca

Sébastien Lambert

Director, Training and Health & Safety

slambert@mea.ca

Jean-Sébastien Barale

Director, Industrial Relations

jsbarale@mea.ca
 

Board of Directors and Members

The Board of Directors of the Association consist of thirteen (13) Directors.

Michael Fratianni - Chairperson of the Board

Montreal Gateway Terminals Partnership

 

John Crewson

Maersk Canada Inc.

Julien Dubreuil

Termont Montreal Inc.

Glenn Etchegary

Oceanex Inc.

Ross Kennedy

Robert Reford

Grace Liang

OOCL (Canada) Inc.

Madeleine Paquin

Logistec Stevedoring Inc.

Marc Paquin

Somavrac Inc.

Michel Sawaya

CMA-CGM (Canada) Inc.

Wolfgang Schoch

Hapag-Lloyd (Canada) Inc.

Michel Tosini

Fednav Limited

 

Finance/Audit Committee

John Crewson

Maersk Canada Inc.

Julien Dubreuil

Termont Montreal Inc.

 

Governance Committee and Human ressources

Grace Liang

OOCL (Canada) Inc.

Michel Tosini

Fednav Limited

Wolfgang Schoch

Hapag-Lloyd (Canada) Inc.

MEA Members 2018

CATEGORY I

Owners and/or operators and/or agents of ships carrying on business in any of the ports where the Association is the employers' representative.

  • OCÉANEX INC.
  • INCHCAPE SHIPPING SERVICES
  • OOCL CANADA INC.
  • CANFORNAV INC.
  • LADEN MARITIME INC.
  • POROS SHIPPING AGENCIES INC.
  • CIE MARITIME MÉDITERRANÉENNE (CANADA) INC.
  • MAERSK CANADA LIMITED
  • PROTOS SHIPPING LIMITED
  • CMA-CGM (CANADA) INC.
  • McLEAN KENNEDY INC.
  • RICHARDSON INTERNATIONAL LTD.
  • COLLEY MOTORSHIPS LTD.
  • MONTREAL MARINE SERVICES INC.
  • ROBERT REFORD
  • CURRIE MARITIME CORPORATION
  • MONTSHIP INC.
  • SCANDIA SHIPPING AGENCIES INC.
  • FEDNAV LIMITED
  • NAVITRANS SHIPPING AGENCIES
  • GRESCO LTÉE
  • NORTON LILLY INTERNATIONAL INC.
  • ZIM ISRAEL NAVIGATION CO. (CANADA) LTD.
  • HAPAG-LLOYD (CANADA) INC.
  •  

CATEGORY II

Unionized labour for which the Association is the designated employers’ representative.

  • CERESCORP COMPANY
  • TERMONT MONTRÉAL INC.
  • COMPAGNIE D’AMARRAGE DE TROIS-RIVIÈRES LTÉE
  • MONTREAL GATEWAY TERMINALS PARTNERSHIP
  • VITERRA INC.
  • EMPIRE STEVEDORING CO. LTD.
  • SOMAVRAC INC.
  • LOGISTEC STEVEDORING INC.
  • TERMINAL MARITIME CONTRECOEUR
  • G3 CANADA LIMITÉE
  • CastaLOOP Inc.

Assessment

Assessment Port of Montréal/Contrecoeur Port of Toronto Port of Hamilton
  Metric tonne weight
(2,204.6 Lbs)
   
Grain $ 0,17 $ 0,80/30 tons $ 1,20/30 tons
Bulk $ 0,33 $ 0,80/10 tons $ 1,20/10 tons
Conventional $ 3,03 $ 0,80/metric ton $ 1,20/metric ton
Conventional cargo in technologically advanced ships $ 4,25    
Containers $ 3,30 $ 0,80/metric ton $ 1,20/metric ton
Automobiles in conventional ships $ 2,76/unit $ 0,80/unit $ 1,20/unit
Automobiles in technologically advanced ships $ 3,89/unit    
Coastal container cargo $ 3,30    
Coastal conventional cargo $ 3,03    
Modular Homes/Heavy Equipment in conventional ships $ 15,17    
Modular Homes/Heavy Equipment in technologically advanced ships $ 21,24    
Vessels   $ 1 000 per vessel  
  Metric Ton Measure
(1 cubic meter)
   
Conventional $ 2,43 $ 0,64 $ 0,96
Conventional cargo in technologically advanced ships $ 3,40    
Military vehicles Port of Montréal/Contrecoeur Port of Toronto Port of Hamilton
Less than 1 815 kg $ 15,47/unit    
Greater than 1 815 kg à 2 725 kg $ 32,44/unit    
 Greater than 2 725 kg
(subject to a $ 42,12 per vehicle)
$ 5,38/metric ton    
Linesmen service tariff Port of Montréal Port of Trois-Rivières/Bécancour
Ocean ships $ 1 837 per movement  
Coastal ships: 125 meters or less $ 936 per movement  
Passenger ships $ 2 403 per movement  
  Port of Montréal Port of Trois-Rivières/Bécancour
Hourly Assessment
Per man / hour worked
$ 0,75 $ 5,25
Hourly Assessment - Passenger ships
Per man / hour worked
$ 11,51  

CURRENT COLLECTIVE AGREEMENTS

PORT Union Local Collective agreement Expires date
Montréal 375 Agreement between the MEA and the Canadian Union of Public Employees, Local 375 - Montreal Longshoremen December 31, 2018
Montréal 1657 Agreement between the MEA and the International Longshoremen's Association, Local 1657 - Montreal Checkers December 31, 2018
Trois-Rivières/Bécancour 1375 Agreement between the MEA and the Canadian Union of Public Employees, Local 1375 - Trois-Rivières/Bécancour Longshoremen December 31, 2024
Hamilton 1654 Agreement between the MEA and the International Longshoremen's Association, Local 1654 - Hamilton Longshoremen December 31, 2017
Hamilton 1879 Agreement between the MEA and the International Longshoremen's Association, Local 1879 - Hamilton Checkers December 31, 2017
Toronto 1842 Agreement between the MEA and the International Longshoremen's Association, Local 1842 - Toronto Longshoremen December 31, 2016

Annual Reports

Circular Letters, Statutory Holidays