Tanker Safety by the Numbers Infographic

Tanker Safety by the Numbers Infographic. Canada's coastline is more than 243,000 km. Since the 1930s oil tankers moved regularly and safely along Canada's West Coast. 25.1 million tonnes of various petroleum and fuel products moved in and out of Quebec's region. 82.5 million tonnes of various petroleum and fuel products moved in and out of 23 ports in Atlantic Canada. In 2011 about 2.2 million tonnes of oil were shipped out of the Port of Vancouver. 2014-2015: 547 tankers were inspected, 2 were held until problems were fixed. Surveillance planes can detect 1 litre of oil spilled. In 2014-2015 we flew 3,842 patrol hours and tracked 253,832 vessels.
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