Atlantic Superior left Pier 26 this morning where she spent the winter, and headed for National Gypsum in the Basin. As vessel who sails the ocean, but also spends a great deal of time in the great lakes, Superior ties up for 4 months when the St Lawrence Seaway is Icebound Inland of Montreal. The 4 month closue allows ships to undergo a period of maintinace, without affecting schedules.
The Seaway is set to open march 22. Atlantic Superior is bound for Montreal, ETA 0600 on the 22nd.
UPDATE 03/19: She sailed today National Gypsum for Montreal. (Photo Above)