First New Great Lakes Freighter in 36 Years to be Built Near Lake Michigan

First New Great Lakes Freighter in 36 Years to be Built Near Lake Michigan

A new 639-foot freighter is being built over the next three years at a sprawling shipyard at the edge of Lake Michigan. Constructed for Interlake Steamship Company, the new self-unloading bulk carrier is believed to be …
May 15, 2019 /  Vessels
Algoma Central Corporation Announces the Algoma Conveyer is Headed for Canada

Algoma Central Corporation Announces the Algoma Conveyer is Headed for Canada

Algoma Central Corporation (Algoma) (TSX: ALC), a leading provider of marine transportation services, today announced that the recently completed Algoma Conveyer, the third Seawaymax Equinox Class 740’ …
Feb 18, 2019 /  Vessels
Hartmann and CSL Join Forces on Newbuild Project

Hartmann and CSL Join Forces on Newbuild Project

The CSL Group (CSL) and Hartmann Family announced on Friday that they have formed a 50/50 joint venture to build and operate a 40,000 DWT gravity self-unloading vessel to trade in Europe. The new ship will be built at …
May 28, 2018 /  Vessels
Algoma Central Corporation Takes Delivery of the Algoma Sault

Algoma Central Corporation Takes Delivery of the Algoma Sault

Algoma Sault has departed China and scheduled to arrive in Canada in March 2018 Algoma Central Corporation (Algoma) (TSX: ALC), a leading provider of marine transportation services, yesterday announced that it has taken …
Feb 6, 2018 /  Vessels
Uljanik Group delivers self-unloading bulk carrier Algoma Innovator

Uljanik Group delivers self-unloading bulk carrier Algoma Innovator

Uljanik Hull No. 732 - Algoma Innovator, self-unloading bulk carrier, was delivered on December 14, 2017 in 3.MAJ Shipyard, Rijeka. This is the first ship from the series of five ships built by Uljanik Group for the …
Dec 15, 2017 /  Vessels
DuPont Awarded 3rd Marine Scrubber Order by Vulica Shipping for Retrofit

DuPont Awarded 3rd Marine Scrubber Order by Vulica Shipping for Retrofit

Vulica Shipping Co. Ltd. has selected DuPont Clean Technologies for the supply of a DuPont Marine Scrubber produced by DuPont subsidiary Belco Technologies Corporation (BELCO). The hybrid single-stream scrubber …
Aug 4, 2016 /  Vessels
Curious to Know and See: How Self-Unloading Ships Work (Video)

Curious to Know and See: How Self-Unloading Ships Work (Video)

Gravity-fed self-unloaders are highly specialized vessels that can quickly and efficiently discharge dry bulk cargo without the assistance of shore-side equipment or personnel. Self-unloading cargo ship - Image: …
May 16, 2016 /  Curious