Joining Hwy H2O delivers you a connection to a community of stakeholders and experts in the marine and shipping industry, helping your business to network and stay connected with the latest on trends, market intelligence and shipping opportunities.


Membership benefits include:

  • Events, workshops and speakers series
  • Direct access to a connected network of specialists
  • Marketing tools & resources
  • Association with an established and recognized brand
  • Access to Hwy H2O European Representative who works with individual partners/members on an arranged basis
  • Benefit from HWY H2O’s social media campaigns and resources
  • Discounted registration fee to the annual HWY H2O Conference

Since 2005, twenty-five of the largest ports along the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence River have signed on as port partners.

Membership has been expanded to include other system stakeholders such as carriers, stevedoring companies, agents and municipalities.

For a list of HWY H2O Port Partners and Members click here »

Upon confirmation of your Hwy H2O membership, you would receive the following:

  • The ability to use the Hwy H2O brand and logo at your facilities, in your brochures, and on your website through a Hwy H2O identity style guide’ which has been developed to set standards for use of the brand name and logo. The present Hwy H2O website will contain your company’s contact information and a link to your website. There are opportunities to add your Company’s new releases and to feature your Company on the website.
  • A start-up kit with promotional materials will be produced for each member to include a wall plaque, Hwy H2O brochures, flags, and various examples of ‘giveaways’ with the Hwy H2O logo. In addition, you will receive exposure at major North American & International Trade Exhibitions, with the potential to partner with Hwy H2O in a booth.
  • The Hwy H2O brand is a platform from which we can all promote the economic, social, and environmental advantages that marine transportation in the Great Lakes St. Lawrence Seaway System has to offer. With your involvement and support, Hwy H2O will continue to move forward!

For more information about becoming a HWY H2O member, email:
Download our Membership Application here »

A big THANKS to all of our wonderful members who provided us with amazing photographs. See us in action by visiting our gallery.