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July 24, 2016
Great Lakes cargoes down in June
The U.S. Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx visited the Duluth port last week and heard local industry leaders talk about the importance...
July 24, 2016 - 10:00pm
July 8, 2016
Shipping companies sue U.S. Coast Guard over ship pilot rate increase
Foreign and domestic shipping companies have filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Coast Guard for increasing ship pilot rates on the Great Lakes, a rate increase the Coast Guard called necessary for safety reasons. The rate increase aims to add more pilots and reduce safety risks due...
July 8, 2016 - 6:56pm
May 2, 2016
Foreign delegates to descend on Duluth port
Nearly 20 delegates from foreign consulates based in Chicago will tour Duluth on Thursday as local and state officials showcase the city as a...
May 2, 2016 - 6:57pm
April 23, 2016
Time-lapse video shows unique view of Twin Ports
Spring in Duluth signals the start of the shipping season on Lake Superior. From the pier in Canal Park one can see salties and 1,000-footers...
April 23, 2016 - 1:10pm
March 27, 2016
'Capacity to spare': Port aims to diversify while relying on staple cargoes
Along with last week's start to the shipping campaign came a familiar refrain from leaders along the Great Lakes St. Lawrence Seaway System:...
March 27, 2016 - 10:00pm
January 14, 2016
Several more ships coming for winter layup in Twin Ports
The signals of winter layup seem to be everywhere. Icebreaking is underway on the Great Lakes and four vessels are scheduled to arrive in the...
January 14, 2016 - 6:31am
December 20, 2015
Superior coal dock reaches milestone
A Superior coal dock in the St. Louis Bay reached a shipping landmark earlier this month when Midwest Energy Resources Co. transshipped its 500 millionth ton of coal on Dec. 14. MERC passed the milestone with the loading of the Interlake Steamship Co.’s freighter Paul R. Tregurtha...
December 20, 2015 - 5:35pm
October 25, 2015
Ore shipments fall again in September
Iron ore cargoes decreased 20 percent in September compared to the same month a year ago, as the U.S.-flag freighters on the Great Lakes continued to see numbers that are both good and bad in the 2015 shipping season. The Great Lakes freighters, in numbers released last week by the...
October 25, 2015 - 11:58pm
August 30, 2015
Kwik Trip sets its sights on Two Harbors
Rumors of a Kwik Trip coming to Two Harbors have been making the rounds since November. Though the rumors turned out to be false last fall, the...
August 30, 2015 - 10:10pm
August 23, 2015
Iron ore shipping continues to dip
While the failure late last month of one of the Soo Locks didn’t affect July’s shipping numbers, iron ore cargos carried by U.S.-flag Great Lakes ships fell again, the Lake Carriers’ Association reported last week. Loadings totaled 4.7 million tons in July, a decrease...
August 23, 2015 - 6:13pm
August 4, 2015
Out-of-service Soo Lock slows shipping on Great Lakes
When it comes to the shipping industry, "summer sailing" is the best sailing on the Great Lakes. Not yet braced for November's gales and free...
August 4, 2015 - 6:42pm
July 20, 2015
Shipping link to Europe off to sluggish start, but Port Authority still optimistic
An arrangement that would connect the Port of Duluth-Superior with western Europe is off to a slower start than expected. Originally billed...
July 20, 2015 - 10:14pm
July 19, 2015
Iron ore shipments down in June
Shipments of iron ore on the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence Seaway totaled 6.2 million tons in June, a decrease of 6 percent compared to May, and nearly 5 percent below the level of a year ago, the Lake Carriers’ Association said in a news release. Loadings at U.S. ports totaled...
July 19, 2015 - 5:13pm
July 5, 2015
CN exec to speak at Duluth chamber’s annual meeting
Forget the politicians. The scheduled keynote speaker at the Duluth Area Chamber of Commerce’s biggest event of the year — its annual meeting...
July 5, 2015 - 6:24pm
April 16, 2015
Fednav fleet adding ballast treatment to ships
Canada’s Fednav Ltd. fleet of saltwater ships that visit Great Lakes ports is installing ballast-water treatment systems in 12 of its new ships now under construction. The announcement, made Wednesday, puts Fednav at the forefront of ballast-water treatment as federal and state...
April 16, 2015 - 2:52pm