Blue Water Agencies Limited business begins operations.
Ship Chandlering business opens in Newfoundland.
Supply Chain and Warehousing business opens in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia for Sable Project.
Mobil Lubricant Distribution for packaged product begins in Nova Scotia and Newfoundland.
Edge Marine Disposal Services is purchased.
Blue Water rebrands as Blue Water Group.
Shorebase Supply Chain Warehousing opens in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia.
Operators for the offshore supply base in support of Sable Gas & Deep Panuke natural gas projects in Nova Scotia.
This remarks Blue Water’s first integrated full-service logistics operation in support of the energy sector.
Mobil Lubricants Bulk Plant opens in Atlantic Canada.
Mobil Lubricant Distribution opens in Edmonton, Alberta.
Ship chandlering business opens in Montreal, Quebec.
Operators of the offshore supply base for Shelburne Basin Deepwater exploration campaigns, Nova Scotia.
Supply Chain logistics facility opens in Conception Bay South, Newfoundland and Labrador. This facility supports two production assets in the North Atlantic via a 13 acre, 125,000 square foot logistics center.
In support of the activity, the team includes dedicated workers on the offshore installations.
State of the art Blue Water Alberta bulk plant operations commence. 100,000 Square foot facility containing over 3.2 million litres of bulk storage and over 600 Mobil products as Mobil supply point for Western Canada.
Operators of the offshore supply base for Scotian basin deepwater exploration campaign, Nova Scotia
Blue Water Supply Chain is awarded contracts to support 8 Western Canada locations in upstream and downstream Oil and Gas projects. This includes a footprint of over 400,000 square feet of warehousing and an additional 120 staff in support of the work.
Marine stevedoring company, Universal Marine is purchased in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia.
Founded in 1974, Blue Water is Atlantic Canada’s Largest Ship Supplier and Canada’s Largest Independent supplier of Mobil lubricants. An ISO 9001:2015 registered company; Blue Water is a full-service logistics provider specializing in marine and industrial supplies. We utilize a wide variety of local and worldwide suppliers in our supply chain to offer a wide variety of quality products to our customers. Our dedicated staff bring in-depth purchasing and technical sales experience to our customers. We have many long-term customers who use our services and partner with us because “we make it happen”. Aligning our company with quality product and quality companies such as Imperial Oil, ExxonMobil, Encana, Unitor chemicals, we are able to offer a healthy choice for your Lubricant and Ship Chandlery needs. We will do everything within our influence to ensure that our customer is provided with the best product and services in a timely and professional manner.
Blue Water has provided marine and industrial supplies and supply chain services throughout Atlantic Canada for almost 40 years. We have accumulated significant experience and knowledge of offshore activities in Atlantic Canada and have cultivated an excellent reputation as a company that knows our business. Service and integrity is what has helped us achieve success and it is important for all of our employees to conduct themselves in the best interest of the company. We have taken steps to broaden our product offering to our customers by adding value added services such as Mobil Lubricants, freight forwarding, sufferance warehousing, yard space, international waste disposal and fuels.
Our Vision & Values
Blue Water Group will adapt to our customers’ and relevant parties’ needs by continually reviewing our processes and implementing procedures that minimize operating inefficiencies and maximize customer satisfaction in a safe, ethical and environmentally responsible manner. We will continually improve upon our level of quality service to ensure that our products come from quality suppliers and react immediately to complaints through positive interaction and thorough investigation.
“Our people are the difference. What truly makes us distinctive is our desire to respond urgently to customer requirements.”
Customer Driven, Solution Focused
Health Safety, Security & the Environment
Operating across Canada and in all conditions, our clients expect the highest standards of safety and environmental practices.
At Blue Water, we deliver all of this and more. Our goal is to offer the highest quality service, with ZERO harm to people or the environment. Our reputation for safety is built on innovation and supported by disciplined processes and highly skilled people. The same approach has made us a leader in Security, Quality, and Environmental outcomes. The ISO 9001:2015 certification at our Halifax, Moncton, and St. John’s locations proves we hold ourselves to an incredibly high standard.
Safety By Design
It’s no accident that Blue Water has consistently had an industry-leading safety record throughout our operations over the past 40 years. That’s because safety is a core value of our business and is reflected throughout our operating procedures and business objectives from the very start.
Caring for the Environment
At Blue Water, we conduct our business in a number of always-changing conditions. Our commitment to environmental awareness and preservation is reflected throughout our business.
We are committed to conducting business in a manner that manages environmental issues responsibly. We fulfill this commitment by:
- Complying with environmental regulations
- Conducting operations in an environmentally sound manner
- Promoting environmental responsibility among our employees
- Striving to ensure that suppliers agree to comply with environmental regulations
- Pursuing continuous improvement in our environmental performance
We are committed to conducting ourselves in a matter consistent with the highest standards of integrity. We are honest, ethical and fair in all our activities. We keep our word, deliver on our promises and acknowledge our mistakes.
We aspire to maintain a positive attitude by always expecting the best possible outcome in every situation. We exhibit a can-do attitude as we perform our responsibilities and interact with our colleagues and clients.
We believe that a collaborative and client-centric approach by each team member both for internal clients as well as external clients, is a key factor in our long-term success.
We accept responsibility for our actions. We make and support business decisions through our skills and good judgement. We hold ourselves and others accountable to a high standard of safety.
We relentlessly pursue continuous improvement and excellence in projects, products, processes, and services and define success as getting the right things done well.