Algoma buys three Oldendorff ships, extends YSL newbuild options

JANUARY 18, 2019 — St. Catharines, Ontario, headquartered Algoma Central Corporation is buying three vessels from Germany’s Oldendorff Carriers for $100 million — and has extended three newbuilding options at Yangzijiang Shipyard.

Algoma Central ratifies dry bulk labor agreements with maritime unions

DECEMBER 24, 2018 — Algoma Central Corporation (TSX: ALC) reports that all of its domestic dry-bulk collective agreements with maritime unions have been ratified and will be in force until 2023. These

Algoma Innovator heads for Canada

FEBRUARY 23, 2018 — St. Catharines, Ontario, headquartered Algoma Central Corporation (TSX: ALC) reports that the recently completed Algoma Innovator, the first of two new Equinox Class 650-foot-long self unloading dry bulk

Algoma Central takes delivery of latest self-unloader from Uljanik

DECEMBER 15, 2017 — St. Catharines, Ontario, headquartered Algoma Central Corporation (TSX: ALC) has taken delivery of its latest self-unloader, the Algoma Innovator, from the Uljanik d.d. shipyard in Croatia. The vessel

Tentative agreement with union ends Algoma Central strike

OCTOBER 30, 2017 — Algoma Central Corporation (TSX:ALC) said Friday that it has reached a tentative agreement with the Canadian Merchant Service Guild, the maritime union representing navigation and engineering officers in

Algoma Central in short-sea bulk JV with Nova

APRIL 20, 2017 — Ontario, Canada, headquartered Algoma Central Corporation and Lugano, Switzerland, based Nova Marine Carriers SA have created a new joint venture, focused on short-sea dry-bulk shipping for global markets.

Latest Algoma Central Equinox bulker is headed for Canada

APRIL 3, 2017 — St. Catharines, Ontario, headquartered Algoma Central Corporation reports that the latest addition to its Equinox class of bulkers, Algoma Strongfield, has completed preparations and has now begun its

Ice floe, delayed crew response, led to laker grounding

JUNE 28, 2016 — The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) has determined that delays in responding after the vessel dragged anchor due to contact with an ice floe contributed to the

Arbitration Tribunal finds for Algoma in shipbuilding case

FEBRUARY 17, 2014 — St. Catharines, ON, based Algoma Central Corporation reports that the London, U.K.,  Arbitration Tribunal hearing a contract dispute involving three shipbuilding contracts between Algoma and Nantong Mingde Heavy

Algoma Central enters cement carrier JV with Nova Marine

JANUARY 15, 2016 — Cement carriers could prove to be one specialized sector of shipping ripe to generate a few shipbuilding orders. St. Catharines, ON, headquartered Algoma Central Corporation reported today that

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