Archives for July 2004

Sundstraum makes 1st visit to Duluth

The Sundstraum is a Norwegian flagged vessel making its first visit to the Twin Ports. Built in 1993, it is only 322 feet long. It is a tanker discharging liquid calcium carbonate. Photo taken July 29, 2004. *submitted to the Duluth News Tribune for publication on 07-31-2004 … [Read more...]

Canadian Progress takes coal to Nanticoke

The Canadian Progress will be here to load about 30,000 tons of low sulfur coal brought in by train from Wyoming and Montana. It is a regular visitor to the Midwest Energy Resources coal dock, coming here 13 times already this year. It takes the coal to Ontario Power Generation in Nanticoke each time. *submitted to the Duluth News Tribune for publication on 07-30-2004 … [Read more...]

Algoville arrives Duluth

The Canadian flagged Algoville will be here today to load wheat. This is the vessel's first trip here this year; she was here only once last year. It is a straight deck bulk carrier launched in 1967 as the Senneville. Photo taken October 1, 2002. *submitted to the Duluth News Tribune for publication on 07-29-2004 … [Read more...]

Moezelborg

The Dutch flagged Moezelborg discharged 2,050 metric tons of plate steel from Svendborg, Denmark, for shipment by truck to West Fargo, North Dakota. They will be used in the construction of wind turbine towers, otherwise known as windmills. *submitted to the Duluth News Tribune for publication on 07-28-2004 … [Read more...]

Anderson enters Duluth canal

The Arthur M. Anderson was built in 1952 by the American Shipbuilding Company at Lorain, Ohio, lengthened by 120 feet at the Fraser Shipyard in Superior in 1975 and converted to a self-unloader in 1982 when a 250-foot self-unloading boom was added to the deck. *submitted to the Duluth News Tribune for publication on 07-27-2004 … [Read more...]