Thunder Bay Port Authority hosted its annual Opening of Navigation Luncheon marking the opening of the shipping season in the port of Thunder Bay. The Luncheon featured a presentation from a leader in marine logistics solutions on the Great Lakes, Blair McKeil, Chairman and CEO of McKeil Marine Limited. Tim Heney, Chief Executive Officer of Thunder Bay Port Authority, also provided a brief update on the 2016 shipping season.

The Opening of Navigation Luncheon is a platform for the Port Authority to keep stakeholders informed about marine transportation in our port and throughout the Great Lakes / St. Lawrence Seaway System.