Cornelia in, to replace the departing Federal Maas

The Cornelia came in from her anchorage (above) this afternoon (November 10, 2016). After a short wait at the Port Terminal, she will move over to Riverland Ag this evening to replace the Federal Maas, that left the dock about an hour later going off to deliver her cargo. … [Read more...]

Federal Maas here for grain

Built in 1997, the Federal Maas first came here on December 1, 1998. She arrived on   November 7, 2016 (above) to load grain at Riverland Ag in Duluth (below). On July 24, 2012, she brought mining machinery she loaded in France for Saskatchewan to discharge at the Port Terminal. She was back in September, 2014 with more machinery. Today is her 11th trip to the Twin … [Read more...]

Federal Maas and the city

The Federal Maas came under the Lift Bridge on Tuesday afternoon, sharing the skyline with downtown Duluth while two tugs moved her to a dock at CHS 1 in Superior. The bright red ship is loading spring wheat for Italy. *submitted to the Duluth News Tribune for publication on 09-08-2005 … [Read more...]