Great Lakes fleet kicks off with ore, met coal loads

Mar 16, 2012 | 10:31 AM | Corinna Petry

Tags  iron ore, Great Lakes shipping, season opening, coal, Escanaba, Marquette, Cleveland, Glen Nekvasil

CHICAGO — The U.S.-flag Great Lakes fleet, which includes the enormous iron ore carriers, has returned to service.

The first vessel to get under way on March 5 was the tug/barge unit Dorothy Ann/Pathfinder, which is spending this month shuttling iron ore within Cleveland Harbor.....





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