Parisien, Jean

1977                                  Jean Parisien                                                               

Steel self-unloading Great Lakes bulk freighter

Built at Lauzon QC by Davie Shipbuilding Ltd., Hull 684
Launched July 7, 1977

730’ LOA, 720’6” 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, 22772 GT, 16351 NT     Can 368347     to:
Canada Steamship Lines, Montreal QC (home port Collingwood ON) (owned by parent company Power Corporation of Canada Ltd.)

Entered service Dec 9, 1977 clearing Quebec QC light for Sandusky OH.  Up Welland Canal Dec 16, 1977.

Rebuilt 2005 at St. Catharines ON by Port Weller Dry Docks with new forebody built to take advantage of the new maximum dimensions allowed for transit through the St. Lawrence Seaway and renamed CSL Assiniboine.

IMO 7413218

In service 2011 for Canada Steamship Lines








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