Registry and Rig Information

Registry CANADA
Official Number 383533
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 730.00
Width 76.00
Depth 47.00
Gross Tonnage 24638.00
Net Tonnage 16464.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00222

Vessel History

Rebuilds New bow Fall of 1984.
History First register issued at Collingwood, Ontario, June 22, 1982.As ATLANTIC SUPERIOR: Ran aground early on the morning of September 29, 1982 in the American Narrows section of the St. Lawrence Seaway. The ship was refloated October 1, after 2,000 of the 23,000 metric ton cargo of Canadian wheat was offloaded onto the McAllister barge MARBLEHEATH. Fog and currents are being cited as the cause of the grounding which resulted in the damage to the vessel's forward section.
One crewman suffered major burns in a flash methane fire at Port Hawkesbury, N.S. on June 24, 1984.
Grounded on Oct. 5 at Sines, Portugal, and had to be dry-docked at Setubal. (1987) (CHIPS, Vol. 16, No. 14, 12-12-1987, p.3)
Disposition Transferred to a Commonwealth port. Registry closed March 30, 1987.

Build Information

Builder Collingwood Shipyards, Ltd.
Place Built Collingwood, Ontario
Date Built 1982-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateRegistryOfficial Number
Federal Commerce & Navigation, Ltd. (Canada Steamship Lines, Ltd., Mgrs.)1982-00-00CANADA383533