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:
- June 1, 2015: Port of Thunder Bay Off to Strong Start
Grain shipments through the Port of Thunder Bay are off to their strongest start since 1997. As of May 31, more ...
- April 17, 2015: Top Hat Ceremony for First Ocean-going Vessel
The Cyprus-registered vessel M.V. Tundra became the first ocean-going “Salty” vessel to enter the ...
- April 13, 2015: New CWB Vessel Loads First Grain Shipment in Thunder Bay
The Port of Thunder Bay welcomes today a new Canadian Laker built specifically for transporting grain from Thunder ...