Great Lakes Trader was built in 2000, is 740 feet long and flies a U.S. flag
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|Click below to her whistle on October 30, 2011|
|Above, the Great Lakes Trader departs Duluth on June 2, 2013 after discharging limestone and then loading iron ore pellets.|
|The barge Great Lakes Trader was built in 2 sections in Mississippi and then combined in New Orleans in 2000. She has a self unloading boom on her deck. She is pushed by the tug Joyce L. Van Enkevort, built in 1998. She usually loads iron ore pellets when she is in Duluth-Superior. The Great Lakes Trader made 17 trips to the port of Duluth-Superior in the 2012-13 season.
Picture below taken October 30, 2011
|Picture above taken October 12, 2007; below taken Christmas Day, 2006|
|Picture below taken December 25, 2005|