Registry and Rig Information

Registry CANADA
Official Number 176115
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 601.58
Width 68.16
Depth 34.50
Gross Tonnage 12595.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00146

Vessel History

Rebuilds Converted from tanker to dry bulk carrier, 1958, by Port Arthur Shipbuilding, Ltd., Port Arthur, Ont., and lengthened (673.58 x 68.16 x 31; 13274 gross - 9712 registered). Deepened at Thunder Bay, 1981; (14824 gross - 11262 net).
History As NIPIGON BAY: Struck Whaleback Shoals while upbound in the St. Lawrence River, about eighteen miles above Ogdensburg, NY, on October 16, 1980, tearing at least one hole in her hull. After temporary repairs were made, she proceeded to Thunder Bay, Ontario.
Disposition Sold for scrap in 1989. Arrived in Aliaga, Turkey, September 19, 1989.

Build Information

Builder Collingwood Shipyards, Ltd.
Place Built Collingwood, Ontario
Date Built 1951-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateRegistryOfficial Number
NIPIGON BAY1955-00-00CANADA176115

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
Pipeline Tankers, Ltd. (Imperial Oil Co., Ltd., Mgrs.)1951-00-001956-00-00CANADA176115
Pipeline Tankers, Ltd. (Canada Steamship Lines, Ltd., Mgrs.)1956-00-001972-00-00CANADA176115
Canada Steamship Lines, Ltd.1972-00-001976-00-00CANADA176115
Power Corp. of Canada, Ltd. (Canada Steamship Lines, Ltd., Mgrs.)1976-00-00CANADA176115