1977                                          Algolake                                                             

Steel self-unloading Great Lakes bulk freighter

Built at Collingwood ON by Collingwood Shipyards Ltd., Hull 211
Launched Oct 29, 1976

730’ LOA, 711’ LBP, 75’ beam, 46’6” depth
1 deck, arch cargo hold construction, hatches @ 24’, oil-fired diesel engines, 9000 BHP

Enrolled at
720.0 x 75.0 x 43.0, 22852 GT, 16621 NT     Can 318430     to:
Algoma Central Railway, Sault Ste. Marie ON (home port Sault Ste Marie ON)

Entered service April 17, 1977 clearing Owen Sound ON light for Stoneport MI.

Management transferred 1993 to Seaway Self-Unloaders, St. Catharines ON, a vessel operation and management joint venture of Algoma Central Railway and ULS Corporation to operate their self-unloading vessels, ULS Corporation, Mgr.

Self-unloader and straight deck management organizations of these firms merged 2000 into a single firm, Seaway Marine Transport, St. Catharines ON

IMO 7423093

In service 2011 for Algoma Central Corp.









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