S. Pacific brings wind turbine parts

That's Kirk Teschner high in gantry crane number 1 at Lake Superior Warehousing Company at the Port Terminal on Friday morning. At the other end is a wind turbine hub being lifted out of the S. Pacific. The ship loaded wind turbine parts in Spain. They will be taken from Duluth by truck to wind farms in Iowa and Illinois. They hope to complete discharging the S. Pacific late … [Read more...]

S. Pacific in Duluth

In 2005, 7 boats arrived from the BBC Chartering & Logistic Company in Leer, Germany. I doubt I was alone in wondering at first why the British Broadcasting Company had gone into the shipping business. The BBC England even made two visits here and it had nothing to do with the British Broadcasting Company. The next year, 5 BBC ships made at least one visit to the Twin … [Read more...]

S. Pacific will take wheat to Algeria

The S.Pacific came into port Monday afternoon (above) and is now loading durum wheat for Algeria. For most of Monday, the BBC Singapore was at anchor waiting for the Kwintebank to finish loading bentonite. That happened last night. The BBC Singapore replaced the Kwintebank and is now loading bentonite for Venezuela. After discharging steel coils in Burns Harbor, the Winona … [Read more...]