b'Catalina Island has built a reputation as anCatalina Express looks forward to when theWe will continue the process of refinement environmentally-focuseddestination.Thetechnologybecomesavailabletothehigh- ofouroperationalaspectstowardbetter CatalinaIslandConservancy,anon-profitspeed ferry segment. Currently, the companyenvironmentalprotection,saidTerry land trust, manages and protects 88 percentis in discussions on how they can move to aStricklandatYankeeFreedomIII.Our of the island as a preserve. The island servesrenewable diesel called R99 in the near futureequipment choices, particularly when it comes asapremierlocationforcamping,hiking,tofurtherdecreaseemissions.Welooktime to build a new vessel, will continue to anddiving.AsCatalinaExpresscontinuesforward to collaborating with our partnersbe those with the best environmental profile tomoveinloweringcustomerscarbonto further the sustainability for the fleet asavailable. We also see our visitors as a way to footprint,CatalinaIslandisviewedasanfeasible,whilestillremainingaffordabletomakeasignificant,largerimpactonglobal environmentally-friendly choice to enjoy thetheCatalinacommunityandvisitorsthatenvironmental conditions by showing them outdoors and attracts more potential visitors. weserve,saysGregBombard,CEOandhow it can be done as we take them to a place President of Catalina Express. that showcases why it should. Iaskedthesememberswhattheiradvice wouldbetootherslookingtomaketheir operationsmoreeco-friendly.Amanda BombardatCatalinaExpressnotedthat whenplanninganewproject,itsvitalto utilize resources that can help with funding.Photo courtesy of Hy-Line CruisesTheir company received assistance from the Port of Los Angeles, Port of Long Beach, and the Carl Moyer Emissions Funding Program when they made upgraded their fleets engines in order to lower emissions. At ACL, Robertsons advice was to embrace environmentalinitiativesatthecorporate level, that believing in the changes would make them impactful. Itleads the way for everyone, atalllevels,inthecompanytoacceptand adopt new methods and ways of operating.Stricklands advice harkened back to the oldRemotely Monitor & Track Your Assetsadage that if youre not part of the solution, yourepartoftheproblem.Everyone,in Monitor from Phones, Tablets, Computerstheir professional and personal choices, need Detect Anomalies Earlyto be part of the solution to our worsening Simplify Record Keeping and Invoicingenvironmental problems, said Strickland. Fuel and Speed Reporting Receive Alert Notifications gplink.com| +1.252.504.5113Technology is constantly evolving. New ideas and methods are constantly being developed. Continuedcommitmenttoprotectingthe environmentmeansregularlyevaluating operations and looking for ways to improve. AmericanCruiseLinesisdedicatedto stayingattheforefrontoftechnology. Robertsonnotedthatadvancementsare oftenevolutionaryanditerative.Eachnew step may not solve everything, but there are always ways to do things better, to be more efficient. The company is focused on finding and investing in the best technology available.GREAT WESTERN ATTRACTIONS Their customers are a core consideration andPROTECTS THEIR INVESTMENT WITH they are always looking to better connect with their guests experiences aboard their vessels.CAT CUSTOMER VALUE AGREEMENTSACL will integrate their green initiatives into theirsalesandmarketingcommunications,We are so thrilled to have Cat engines on Orca 1 and Orca 2 and be on the Cat reaching a customer base that has a growingmaintenance program. Our captains have the comfort and peace of mind knowing interest in protecting the environment. we have the strength of Cat monitoring and maintaining our C18 marine engines.- Kyle Griffith, Vice President of Great Western Attractions.Asalternativefuelsourcesandall-electricFor more information, please visit cat.com/marinecvacontinue to advance in the maritime industry, 2022 Caterpillar. All Rights Reserved. CAT, CATERPILLAR, LETS DO THE WORK, their respective logos, Caterpillar Corporate Yellow, the Power Edge and Cat Modern Hex trade dress as well as corporate and product identity used herein, are trademarks of Caterpillar and may not be used without permission.15 MARCH 2022'