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22nd Annual Winter Lay-up List: 2015 - 2016

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Vessel Name

Lay-up Port

Dock

Lay-up
Date

Sailing
Date
 A.B.M. Marine
 McAllister 132 (barge) Thunder Bay, ON Smurfit-Stone Dock 4 Oct 2008  
 W.N. Twolan (tug)        

Algoma Algoma Central Corp.
(Algoma Tankers*)

 Algocanada* Nanticoke, ON   Dec 2015 21 Mar 2016
 Algolake Hamilton, ON Pier 11W 27 Dec 2015 3 Apr 2016
         
 Algoma Dartmouth Halifax, NS Bunkering Tanker    
 Algoma Discovery Montreal, QC Section 34 31 Dec 2015 22 Mar 2016
 Algoma Enterprise Port Colborne, ON Wharf 16, R & P Coal dock 8 Jan 2016  
 Algoma Equinox Hamilton, ON Pier 25 29 Dec 2015 23 Mar 2016
 Algoma Guardian Port Weller, ON PWDD 28 Dec 2015 5 May 2016
 Algoma Hansa* Toledo, OH Ironhead Marine 19 Dec 2015  
 Algoma Harvester Thunder Bay, ON Keefer Terminal 29 Dec 2015 24 Mar 2016
 Algoma Transport Sarnia, ON Government Dock 7 Feb 2016 29 Apr 2016
 Algoma Mariner Les Mechins, QC Verreault Shipbuilding 11 Dec 2015 3 Mar 2016
         
 Algoma Olympic Owen Sound Inner Harbr East Wall 21 Mar 2016 22 Mar 2016
 Algoma Spirit Thunder Bay, ON Keefer Terminal 26 Dec 2015 30 Apr 2016
 Algonova (2)* Great Lakes trading as weather permits
 Algorail (2) Sarnia, ON Sidney Smith Dock 24 Dec 2015 23 Sept 2016
 Algoscotia* Chartered Ocean Trades
 Algosea (2)* Great Lakes trading as weather permits
         
 Algosteel (2) Toronto, ON Pier 51 31 Dec 2015 26 Aug 2016
 Algoway (2) Owen Sound, ON West Wall 1 Jan 2016  
 Algowood Hamilton, ON Pier 26 31 Dec 2015 24 Mar 2016
 Capt. Henry Jackman Port Colborne, ON Wharf 12, Stone Dock 26 Nov 2015 22 Mar2016
 G3 Marquis Hamilton, ON Pier 22 1 Jan 2016 8 Apr 2016
 John B. Aird Hamilton, ON Pier 26 28 Dec 2015 26 Mar 2016
 John D. Leitch Hamilton, ON Pier 26 26 Dec 2015 2 Apr 2016
 Radcliffe R. Latimer Goderich, ON North Dock 27 Jan 2016 29 Mar 2016
 Tim S. Dool Montreal, QC Shed 3, Jetee Alexandra 8 Jan 2016 23 Mar 2016

ASCAmerican Steamship

 Adam E. Cornelius Huron, OH Slip #2, former ore dock 6 Jan 2015  
 American Century Duluth, MN Port Terminal Berth 6/7 14 Jan 2016 30 Mar 2016
 American Courage Sturgeon Bay, WI Bayship Berth #4 15 Dec 2015  
 American Integrity Toledo, OH CSX Dock #2 18 Jan 2016 9 Apr 2016
 American Mariner Toledo, OH CSX #1, West Wall 2 Jan 2016  
 American Spirit Sturgeon Bay, WI BayShip Berth #15 3 Nov 2015 29 Mar 2016
 American Valor Toledo, OH Torco Ore Dock 13 Nov 2008  
 American Victory Superior, WI Moved to Elevator M - 2013 12 Nov 2008  
 Buffalo (3) Toledo, OH CSX Dock #3 1 Jan 2016 26 Mar 2016
 Burns Harbor (2) Milwaukee, WI Port Authority dock 18 Jan 2016 23 Mar 2016
 H. Lee White (2) Toledo, OH CSX Dock #4 1 Jan 2015 6 Apr 2016
 Indiana Harbor Superior, WI Enbridge Dock 3 Nov 2015 30 Nov 2016
 John J. Boland (4) Huron, OH Slip #2, former ore dock 9 Jan 2015 2 Apr 2016
 Sam Laud Toledo, OH former Interlake Iron dock 10 Jan 2016 9 Apr 2016
 St. Clair Toledo, OH CSX #2 9 Nov 2015  
 W. J. McCarthy, Jr. Toledo, OH Midwest Terminal 22 Nov 2015 7 Apr 2016
Ken Boothe Sr./ Lakes Contender - Tug/Barge Milwaukee, WI Bay Street dock 12 Jan 2016 2 Apr 2016
                 Andrie, Inc.
A-390 (Tank barge) Muskegon, MI      
A-397 (Tank barge) Detroit, MI River Rouge 15 Jan 2016  
A-410 (Tank barge)        
Barbara Andrie (tug) Muskegon, MI      
Michigan (Tug) Sturgeon Bay, WI BayShip 21 Jan 2016  
Great Lakes (Barge)
Karen Andrie (Tug)   Lake Michigan Trading, Weather Permitting    
Endeavor (Tank Barge
Rebecca Lynn (Tug)        

CSLCanada Steamship Lines
 Atlantic Huron        
 Baie Comeau Midland, ON ADM Milling 30 Dec 2015 26 Mar 2016
 Baie St. Paul Montreal, QC Hangar 3, Jettee Alexander 1 Jan 2016 29 Mar 2016
 Cedarglen (2) Thunder Bay, ON former CN Ore Dock 24 Dec 2015 24 Mar 2016
 CSL Assiniboine Thunder Bay, ON Keefer Terminal 7 Jan 2016 23 Apr 2016
 CSL Laurentien Sarnia, ON Cargill Elevator 23 Jan 2016 1 Apr 2016
 CSL Niagara Port Colborne, ON Lock 8, Southeast Wall 7 Jan 2018 20 Mar2016
 CSL Tadoussac Thunder Bay, ON Intercity Site 17 Jan 2015  
 CSL St-Laurent Montreal, QC Section 29 6 Jan 2016 27 Mar 2016
 CSL Welland Montreal, QC Section 27 27 Dec 2015 28 Mar 2016
 Frontenac (5) Goderich, ON Inner Harbor 23 Dec 2015  
 Oakglen (3) Montreal, QC Section 56 South 30 Dec 2015  
 Pineglen (2) Thunder Bay, ON PIerre Gagne Dock 4 Jan 2016 10 Sept 2016
 Rt. Hon. Paul J. Martin Owen Sound, ON Inner Harbor, East Wall 16 Jan 2016  
 Salarium Les Mechins, QC   4 Feb 2016  
 Spruceglen (2) Toronto, ON Berth 514 21 Dec 2015 5 Aug 2016
 Thunder Bay Port Colborne, ON Wharf 16, R & P Coal dock 10 Jan 2016 17 Mar 2016
 Whitefish Bay Thunder Bay, ON former CN Ore Dock 31 Dec 2015 25 Mar 2016
CMLCentral Marine Logistics
 Edward L. Ryerson

  Superior, WI

Moved to Barko Dock - 5 Sep 2013

18 May 2009

 
 Joseph L Block Sturgeon Bay, WI BayShip 17 Jan 2016 17 Mar 2016
 Wilfred Sykes Sturgeon Bay, WI BayShip 13 Jan 2016 13 Dec 2016
 

Canadian Wheat Board
 

 G3 Marquis Operated by Central Corp.    
 

Essroc Canada inc.

 Stephen B. Roman Toronto, ON Essroc Cement dock 17 Jan 2016 17 Mar 2016
 Metis        
Great Lakes Fleet
 Arthur M. Anderson Sturgeon Bay, WI BayShip 5 Mar 2015 27 Mar 2016
 Cason J. Callaway Sturgeon Bay, W BayShip 3 Jan 2016 27 Mar 2016
 Edgar B. Speer Toledo, OH Midwest Overseas Terminal 15 Jan 2016 23 Mar 2016
 Edwin H. Gott Duluth, MN Port Terminal Berth 1 14 Jan 2016 22 Mar 2016
 Great Republic Toledo, OH Torco, Slip #2 4 Jan 2016 1 Apr 2016
 John G. Munson (2) Sturgeon Bay, WI BayShip - Repowering 17 Dec 2015 13 Dec 2016
 Philip R. Clarke Duluth, MN Port Terminal Berth 4 15 Jan 2016 22 Mar 2016
 Presque Isle (2) Tug/barge Erie PA Mountfort Terminal 8 Nov 2015 23 Mar 2016
 Roger Blough  Erie, PA Donjon Marine 3 Nov 2015 22 Mar 2016
Groupe Desgagnes Inc.
 (Transport Desgagnes Inc., Desgagnes Tankers Inc., Desgagnes Shipping Int. Inc. & Croisieres Nordik Inc.)
 Amelia Desgagnes Quebec, QC Section 27 1 Jan 2016  
 Anna Desgagnes Montreal, QC Section M-3 7 Nov 2015  
 Bella Desgagnes   Rimouski-Blanc-Sablon    
 Camilla Desgagnes Montreal, QC Section M-2 11 Nov 2015  
 Claude Desgagnes Ocean Trades - Reflagged Barbados
 Dara Desgagnes Les Mechins, QC Verreault Ship Building 9 Jan 2015  
 Espada Desgagnes

St. Romuald - Montreal service

 Esta Desgagnes East Coast/St. Lawrence River trading as ice and weather conditions permit
 Jana Desgagnes East Coast/St. Lawrence River trading as ice and weather conditions permit
 Laurentia Desgagnes

St. Romuald - Montreal service

 Maria Desgagnes East Coast/St. Lawrence River trading as ice and weather conditions permit
         
 Nordik Express Quebec, QC Section 19   Long Term
 Rosaire A. Desgagnes Ocean Trades - Reflagged Barbados
 Sarah Desgagnes

Ocean Trades - Canadian Flagged

   
 Sedna Desgagnes

Ocean Trades - Reflagged Barbados

 Zelada Desgagnes

Ocean Trades - Reflagged Barbados

Inland Lakes Management
Alpena (2) Sturgeon Bay, WI BayShip 5 Dec 2015 21 May 2016
 J.A.W. Iglehart  Superior, WI  Lafarge dock (storage barge)

 5 Nov 2006

 Long term

 Paul H Townsend  Muskegon, MI  Mart Dock

12  Dec 2005

 Long term

 S.T. Crapo  Green Bay, WI  Lafarge dock (storage)

 4 Sep 1996

 Long term

Interlake Steamship Company
 (incl. Interlake Leasing III* & Interlake Transportation Inc.**)
 Hon, James L. Oberstar Ecorse, MI Nicholson's 2 Jan 2016 29 Mar 2016
 Herbert C. Jackson Superior, WI Fraser Shipyard, repowering 11 Dec 2015 25 Sep 2016
 James R. Barker Sturgeon Bay, WI BayShip 16 Jan 2016  
 Kaye E. Barker Superior, WI Fraser Shipyards 15 Jan 2016 30 Mar 2016
 Lee A. Tregurtha Sturgeon Bay, WI BayShip 24 Jan 2016  
 Mesabi Miner Sturgeon Bay, WI BayShip 14 Jan 2016 30 Mar 2016
DorothyAnn/Pathfinder(3) Tug/Barge** Erie, PA DonJon Shipbuilding & Repair 10 Jan 2016 1 Mar 2016
 Paul R. Tregurtha Superior, WI Midwest Energy Resources Co. 18 Jan 2016 24 Mar 2016
 Stewart J. Cort* Milwaukee, WI Heavy Lift Dock 15 Jan 2016 23 Mar 2016
 John Sherwin

 DeTour, MI

 Interlake Dock

17 Oct 2009 Long Term
 

 KK Integrated Shipping, LLC (affiliate of KK Integrated Logistics)

 Viking I Menominee, MI KK Dock

 18 Jan 2003

 Long term

 
AndrieLafarge Canada Inc.
 English River Toronto, On LaFarge dock 4 Jan 2016 19 Mar 2016
AndrieLafarge North America Inc.
 Samuel de Champlain/ Innovation Tug/barge Milwaukee, WI LaFarge Cement 23 Jan 2016 13 Mar 2016
 G. L. Ostrander/ Integrity Tug/Barge Milwaukee, WI Salt Dock 15 Jan 2016 14 Mar 2016
 Lake Express LLC
 Lake Express Milwaukee, WI  

Nov 2015

2 May 2016
LMCLake Michigan Car Ferry
 Badger Ludington, MI LMC Slip #1 15 Oct 2016  
 Spartan  Ludington, MI  LMC Slip 3

 7 Nov 1979

 Long term


Lake Service Shipping Co., Muskegon, MI
 
Invincible/McKee Sons
 Tug/Barge
Muskegon, MI
Sturgeon Bay, WI
Barge -
Tug - BayShip
20 Dec 2014
21 Dec 2014

 
llt.gif (2348 bytes)Lower Lakes Towing, Lower Lakes Transportation & Grand River Navigation
 Defiance/Ashtabula Tug/Barge Cleveland, OH Old River Channel 15 Jan 2016 28 Mar 2016
 Calumet (3) Sarnia, ON North Slip 20 Dec 2015  
 Cuyahoga Sarnia, ON North Slip 24 Dec 2015 27 Mar 2016
 CTC No. 1 S. Chicago The Sheds 11 Nov 1981  
 Invincible Sturgeon Bay, WI BayShip 20 Dec 2014  
 Kaministiqua Windsor, ON ADM Terminal 30 Dec 2015 26 Mar 2016
 Manistee Toledo, OH Torco 22 Dec 2015  
 Manitoba Hamilton, ON Pier 25 18 Dec 2015  
 Manitoulin (6) Sarnia, ON North Slip 19 Jan 2016 10 Apr 2016
 Manitowoc Cleveland, OH Old River Channel 13 Jan 2016  
Michipicoten Soo, ON Essar Steel dock 17 Jan 2016 22 Mar 2016
 Olive L. Moore/
Lewis   J. Kuber -
Tug/barge
Toledo, OH Torco Dock 30 Nov 2015 28 Apr 2016
Victory/James L. Kuber Tug/barge Toledo, OH Torco 1 Jan 2016  
 Mississagi Hamilton, ON Pier 14W 4 Jan 2016 9 Apr 2016
 Ojibway Hamilton, ON Pier 12 N 30 Dec 2015 25 Apr 2016
 Robert S. Pierson Hamilton, ON Pier 25 18 Dec 2015 25 Apr 2016
 Saginaw (3) Sarnia, ON North Slip 14 Jan 2016 10 Mar 2016
 Tecumseh Windsor, ON Morterm Terminal 2 Jan 2016 24 Mar 2016
 McAsphalt Industries, Sterling Fuels (Hamilton, ON)
 Everlast/ Norman McLeod Tug/barge Hamilton, ON   27 Dec 2015 4 Apr 2016
   Victorious/ John J. Carrick Tug/barge        
 Hamilton Energy** Hamilton, ON Pier 24 31 Dec 2013  
 Provmar Terminal**  Hamilton, ON  Eastport Pier 24 (fuel storage barge)  6 Apr 1985  Permanent
 Sterling Energy Hamilton, On Pier 24    
 

 McKeil Marine Ltd. (partial listing only - Tugs only)

Beverly M Sidney, NS Stand By    
Blain M Sidney, NS McKeil dock 4 Dec 2015  
Ecosse Hamilton, ON Stand By    
Evans McKeil Hamilton, ON Pier 10 4 Dec 2015  
Jarrett M Hamilton, ON Stand By    
Leonard M        
Lois M Argentia, NL Stand By    
Molly M Hamilton, ON Pier 10 ?  
Salvor Hamilton, ON Pier 10 18 Dec 2015 21 Mar 2016
 Seahound Port Colborne, ON Stand By    
Sharon M 1 Sorel, QC Town Dock 26 Dec 2015  
Evans Spirit Sorel, QC Town Dock 25 Dec 2015  
 Stormont Windsor, ON Cross River weather permitting    
Tim McKeil Sidney, NS Stand By    
 Vac Port Dover, ON Stand By    
Vigilant 1 Hamilton, ON Stand By    
Wilf Seymour Hamilton, ON Pier 15 25 Dec 2015 25 Mar 2016
Wyatt M Jersey, NL Stand By    
 

Ontario Northland Transportation Commission

 Chi-Cheemaun Owen Sound, ON Inner Harbor, East Wall 19 Oct 2015
 

Pere Marquette Shipping

 Undaunted/Pere Marquette 41 Tug/barge Ludington, MI Badger Dock 15 Jan 2016 21 Mar 2016
 

Port City Tug Company, Muskegon, MI.

Cleveland Rocks barge Muskegon, MI Mart Dock 1 Dec 2012  

 

Port City Shipping (mgr.)

Prentiss Brown/
St. Marys Challenger

tug/barge
       
Bradshaw McKee/
St. Marys Conquest Tug/Barge
Chicago, IL   7 Jan 2016  
stmary.gif (719 bytes)St. Marys Cement
 Petite Forte/ St. Marys Cement Tug/barge) Hamilton, On   26 Dec 2015 19 Mar 2016
 Sea Eagle II/St. Marys Cement II Tug/barge Hamilton, ON   30 Dec 2015 18 Mar 2016
 St. Marys Cement IlI Green Bay, WI   1 Sep 2000 Storage
 
TGL Marine Holdings
 Tug Jane Anne IV/ 
Barge
Sarah Spencer
Toledo, OH Nicholson Terminal-2009, ADM-Toledo - May 2014, Toledo Frog Pond Oct. 2015 For Sale

 Van Enkevort Tug and Barge Inc.
 Joyce L. Van Enkevort/Great Lakes Trader Tug/barge Escanaba, MI Kobasic Dock 17 Jan 2016 25 Mar 2016
Joseph H. Thompson & Jr. Tug/barge Escanaba, MI Kobosic Dock 15 Jan 2015 28 Mar 2016
 

 

Scrapped or Sold Off-Lakes
 Algoma Navigator

27 May 2016 - Departed Montreal under tow of tug Boulder for Turkey scrapping.

Algomarine

18 May 2016 - Departed Montreal under tow of tug Diavlos Pride for Turkey scrapping

 Peter R. Cresswell

17 May 2016 - Left Port Colborne on final trip to Turkey.

 
Algosar (2)* 17 May 2016 - Towed to Port Colborne for scrapping.  
 William H. Donner

 Marinette, WI

 Marinette Fuel & Dock 

 Last operated 1969  Being scrapped at dock
Melissa Desgagnes August 2016 - Sold Tanzanian
J.B. Ford 8 Oct 2015 - Towed from Superior to Azcon Metal, Duluth for scraping  
 Algosoo (2) 1 Oct 2016 - Arrived Port Colborne, under her own power, for stripping and scrapping
 Atlantic Erie

4 Nov 2016 - Towed from Montreal, QC toward Turkey for scraping

 
Yankcanuck 18 Nov 2016 towed to Purvis scrap yard above Soo Locks.
Thalassa Desgagnes 5 Dec 2016 - Reported to be retired and for sale.  
 


Note: Lay-up ports, docks and times are subject to change at any time.
Disclaimer: The information presented here is for the non-commercial use and entertainment of the viewer.  Accuracy is strived for but not guaranteed!

Please send any updates, corrections or new information to news@boatnerd.net, Subject: Winter lay-up
Compiled by the BoatNerd.com staff.

Last Update: December 16, 2016

A sincere thanks to: Roger LeLievre, Daniel Lindner, Tristen W., Holly Jorgenson, Jim Hoffman, J. Benson, Denny Dushane, Angie Williams, Jim Zeirke, Dick Holbert, Ian McFaul, Jamie Osborn, Brian Rutkay, Matt Taylor, Simon LaBerge, Jim Conlon, Ross Acton, Janet & Jim Northan, Campbell Ferenbach,
 

 
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