Winona discharges steel coils

Two ships are expected today that have never visited the Twin Ports. The S. Pacific will be here to load durum wheat for Algeria and the BBC Singapore will be here to load bentonite for Venezuela. The Kwintebank likely arrived last night, also to load bentonite. That would leave the BBC Singapore waiting at anchor until the Kwintebank finishes, probably late tonight. Meanwhile, … [Read more...]

Winona here

A ship called the Vermontborg was built in Romania in 2003. In early January, 2004, it was being towed to the Netherlands to go into service when the tow line broke. The ship was grounded on rocks off an English island called Guernsey, in the English Channel just off the coast of France. Freed 15 days later, it was brought to a shipyard in the Netherlands but was sold to a … [Read more...]

Winona will load grain

A ship called the Vermontborg was built in Romania in 2003. In early January, 2004, it was being towed to the Netherlands to go into service when the tow line broke. The ship was grounded on rocks off an English island called Guernsey, in the English Channel just off the coast of France. Freed 15 days later, it was brought to a shipyard in the Netherlands but was sold to a … [Read more...]