Algosteel


 Algosound

Algosteel was built in 1966, is 730 feet long and flies the Canadian flag

Algoway
Previous names:
A.S. Glossbrenner: 1966-1987
Algogulf (1): 1987-1990
Algosteel (2): 1990-

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The Algosteel was built in 1966 as the A. S. Glossbrenner. She has 16 hatches above deck that feed 6 cargo holds below deck. She also sailed under the name Algogulf until 1990 when a self unloader was added to her deck and she became the Algosteel. Before 2017, she made 71 trips here since 1996, three of them in 2015. She is due Duluth around October 9, 2017 to load iron ore pellets at the CN in Duluth. This is her third trip here in 2017.
2015
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Above, she arrived under the Duluth Aerial Lift Bridge at 10am on December 14, 2015 and made her way over to the Compass Minerals salt dock, formerly the North American Salt dock. After discharging her salt, she went to the Calumet Fuel dock for fuel and then to BNSF to load iron ore pellets.
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2014
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Above, on April 4, 2014, she brought salt in to discharge at the North American Salt Dock (above) before moving over to the CN to load iron ore pellets. Below, she departed Duluth on July 5, 2014 after loading iron ore pellets at CN.
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2009
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Picture above and below taken Monday, October 4 2009 as she entered the Duluth ship canal to load iron ore pellets at the CN in Duluth.
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2004
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Above, she departed Duluth on April 14, 2004 with a cargo of coal she loaded at Midwest Energy Resources.
2000
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Above, she arrived Duluth on June 24, 2000
1996
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Above, she is loading pet coke at the Hallet #6 dock on August 1, 1996