Monday, April 30, 2018

Saginaw River Passages - April 29th & 30th

The Saginaw River has had two recent commercial vessel passages. Sunday saw the arrival of the tug Zeus, and her tank barge, Robert F. Deegan. The pair unloaded at the Port Fisher/International dock in Bay City. Monday morning saw the arrival of the John J. Boland, calling on the Port Fisher/Bay Aggregates Dock in Bay City. The Boland was unloading late in the afternoon and expected to depart by early evening.

Sunday, April 22, 2018

Saginaw River Passage - April 21, 2018

The 1000' Great Lakes Freighter, Indiana Harbor, called on the Consumers Energy Dock, in Essexville, early Saturday morning to unload coal. Later in the evening, Indiana Harbor backed from the dock and out into the Saginaw Bay, where she turned and headed for the lake. The was only the second commercial vessel delivery to the Saginaw River this season, the first being the Spartan - Spartan II way back on March 29th.