Many Michigan shipping ports, particularly the Port of Monroe on Lake Eric, rely on the St.
History and other scholars from Canada and the US discuss how environments were modified to facilitate mobility and the challenges and opportunities people faced, such as the transformation of the Nova Scotian spruce forests into ships and the impact of the shipbuilding industry on Maitland, the use of the Intercolonial Railway, lakeside mobility in the Muskoka region in Ontario, the use of ice roads in northern Saskatchewan, the construction of the St.
With strong increases in iron ore and other cargo, total tonnage shipped via the St.
McKeil provides services for customers and industry sectors across the Great Lakes, St.
manufacturing and construction sectors has kept St.
Despite difficulties clearing severe winter ice resulting in a late season start, shipping on the St.
In 2013, then Minister of Natural Resources Joe Oliver invoked the historic importance of projects such as the CPR and St.
President Dwight Eisenhower signed a bill authorizing construction of the St.
With the minor exception of a few lock operators, prosperity didn't come to the St.
The six-day trip to Quebec City requires passage of all 19 locks on the system, as well as requiring pilots from each of the five pilot districts: Western Great Lakes Pilots Association, Lake Pilots Association, St.
Larry and Marilyn vonSeeger of Eugene celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception at the Valley River Inn, and will take a cruise this fall on the St.
Categories: May 13, 2010, Assets, Best practices, Budgeting, Canada, Cost analysis, Data integrity, Facility maintenance, Inland waterways, International agreements, International cooperation, International relations, Joint ventures, Marine transportation, St.