The Olympic Mentor sat at anchor off the Duluth piers …

… between the Calliroë Patronicola (left) and the Rebecca (right) as the week before Thanksgiving began in Duluth Minnesota. The Olympic Mentor is waiting to load barley for Tunisia at both the Gavilon (formerly Peavey) and CHS2 (formerly Harvest States) terminals in the harbor. The Calliroe Patronicola is waiting to load durum wheat for Italy at CHS1 and the Rebecca is waiting … [Read more...]

Olympic Mentor to come in from anchor

The Olympic Mentor is at anchor off the Duluth piers and will likely come into port to load spring wheat on Monday. Above, it is entering the harbor with a tug assist in August, 2003. On that visit, the ship had a crew of 24, 10 from Honduras, one from Russia and the rest from Greece. The ship is owned by a Greek company operating from Monte Carlo. It flies a Greek … [Read more...]