Seaway delaying full opening to April 1 because of high Great Lakes water levels

Seaway delaying full opening to April 1 because of high Great Lakes water levels

By Alex Binkley The delay in opening the St. Lawrence Seaway system this spring because of high water levels in the Great Lakes has generated understandable frustration among shipping lines and their customers. It also presents an opportunity for the waterway to test...
Great Lakes cruising quietly gaining momentum – will Covid-19 spoil upcoming season?

Great Lakes cruising quietly gaining momentum – will Covid-19 spoil upcoming season?

By Alex Binkley While it doesn’t yet attract the attention that ocean tours on massive floating hotels do, cruising on the Great Lakes has been gaining popularity during the last two decades, and could become even more fashionable during the next few years as other...

Montreal Gateway Terminals celebrating its 50th with new equipment and technology

By Brian Dunn Montreal Gateway Terminals Partnership (MGT) is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year as it prepares to tackle new challenges in a changing industry environment. The company has been operating since 1970 under different auspices, including Cast...