Port of Thunder Bay
The Port of Thunder Bay is located at the head of the Great Lakes/St. Lawrence Seaway System, a dynamic navigable waterway that stretches 3700 kilometres into the heart of the North American continent.
A one-way voyage through the Seaway to Thunder Bay takes about five days with ships 228.6 metres in length, 23.8 metres in width with a draft of 8.2 metres being elevated some 180 metres through 16 of the most efficient locks in the world.
The Latest News:
- September 3, 2014: Port Sustains Large Grain Volumes
Strong grain shipments continue to make waves in the Port of Thunder Bay. Nearly 1.1 million tonnes of Western ...
- June 2, 2014: Port of Thunder Bay has Strongest Month since the 1990s
The Port of Thunder Bay handled more than 1.5 million tonnes of cargo during May – the largest tally in ...
- April 30, 2014: Top Hat Ceremony for First Ocean-Going Vessel
The Cyprus-registered vessel M.V. Federal Elbe became the first ocean-going “Saltie” vessel to enter ...