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St. Lawrence Seaway System Reports Gains in Traditional Cargoes in May

June 13, 2018

Continued Demand for Raw Materials Keeps Seaway Traffic Above 5-Year Average Washington, DC (June 13, 2018) – The St. Lawrence Seaway reported overall gains in traditional cargoes through the month of May, with shipments of coal, grain, liquid bulk and general cargoes totaling 4.67 million metric tons (mt) – keeping Seaway traffic above the five-year…

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Protecting the Great Lakes & St. Lawrence Seaway

May 10, 2018

WASHINGTON D.C. (MAY 10, 2018) – The Great Lakes – St. Lawrence Seaway system is the longest deep-draft waterway in the world, and this year marks its 60th shipping season. This marine highway is home to some of North America’s most important ports that promote trade and commerce for the Great Lakes region and America’s…

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Hands-Free Mooring For St. Lawrence and Great Lakes

March 27, 2018

In what is being hailed as the greatest positive development for St. Lawrence Seaway and Great Lakes-shipping in more than a half-century, a soon-to-be-completed hands-free mooring program will open access to 10 times as many vessels while delivering impressive time, money and safety benefits. From port executives and Seaway marketers to carrier operations managers and…

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Potential for a Large Cruise Ship on the Upper Great Lakes

March 8, 2018

While the ocean going cruise ship industry has undergone spectacular growth in recent years, the inland waterway cruise industry has undergone steady but less spectacular growth. The cruise vessels that sail the St Lawrence River and Great Lakes are comparatively small compared to ocean going cruise ships. However, there are prospects to develop a much…

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Opening of the 2018 Navigation Season and Maximum Allowable Drafts

March 1, 2018

The opening of the 2018 navigation season is scheduled to take place on the following dates and times: • Welland Canal: March 29, 2018 – 0800 hours (D.S.T.) • Montreal / Lake Ontario Section: March 29, 2018 – 0800 hours (D.S.T.) Vessel transits will be subject to weather and ice conditions. Restrictions may apply in…

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2017 HWY H2O Conference

November 17, 2017

Collaboration for Economic Prosperity “Together we will share ideas on how to grow opportunities that promote greater economic activity in our region and increase maritime freight movement throughout the Great Lakes St. Lawrence Seaway System,” said Craig Middlebrook, Deputy Administrator, Saint Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation, during his opening remarks at the 13th annual HWY H2O Conference in Toronto, Ontario,…

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Ian Hamilton named new President & CEO, Hamilton Port Authority

December 2, 2016

Ian Hamilton named new President & CEO, Hamilton Port Authority

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Port of Oshawa welcomes local Chamber members

October 26, 2016

Port of Oshawa welcomes local Chamber members

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City and Port partner to study food-sector warehouse facility in Hamilton

October 25, 2016

City and Port partner to study food-sector warehouse facility in Hamilton

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Strongest September shipments in 20 years

October 6, 2016

Strongest September shipments in 20 years

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Port of Oshawa supports Ontario’s diverse economy

September 30, 2016

Port of Oshawa supports Ontario’s diverse economy

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Why Canada’s ports are worth the investment

August 30, 2016

Why Canada’s ports are worth the investment

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Port of Oshawa rail spur pulls its weight

July 27, 2016

Port of Oshawa rail spur pulls its weight

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Port of Oshawa meets growing demands of businesses

June 22, 2016

Port of Oshawa meets growing demands of businesses

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McKeil Marine expands fleet with additional ship

June 16, 2016

McKeil Marine expands fleet with additional ship

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