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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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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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Fednav Receives Environmental Protection Award

November 14, 2017

Fednav Limited, a Great Lakes Seaway Partnership member, was presented the IBJ Bulk Ship Operator Environmental Protection Award on November 13, 2017 at a gala dinner organized by the International Bulk Journal and held at historical Beurs Van Berlage of Amsterdam. This award spotlights Fednav’s excellence in environmental stewardship in the maritime trade, along with…

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Ports of Indiana, Port of Trois-Rivieres partner to launch market study

October 18, 2016

Ports of Indiana, Port of Trois-Rivieres partner to launch market study

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Indiana maritime trade mission visits Quebec

October 17, 2016

Indiana maritime trade mission visits Quebec

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Fednav welcomes new ship featuring innovative ballast system at Port of Indiana

August 29, 2016

Fednav welcomes new ship featuring innovative ballast system at Port of Indiana

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Fednav Limited announces leadership changes

August 19, 2016

Fednav Limited announces leadership changes

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The M/T Damia Desgagnes is successfully launched

June 17, 2016

The M/T Damia Desgagnes is successfully launched

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Green Marine and RightShip collaborate to advance environmental sustainability in the maritime sector

June 3, 2016

Green Marine and RightShip collaborate to advance environmental sustainability in the maritime sector

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Green Marine participants continue to advance their environmental performance

May 31, 2016

Green Marine participants continue to advance their environmental performance

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BMO Special Report on the Great Lakes

April 27, 2016

BMO Special Report on the Great Lakes

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Soo Locks open for the 2016 season

March 25, 2016

Soo Locks open for the 2016 season

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Soo Locks closed for the season

January 14, 2016

Soo Locks Closed for the season

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