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Maritime labor organizations on the Great Lakes-St. Lawrence Seaway system

Eric Schenker

Maritime labor organizations on the Great Lakes-St. Lawrence Seaway system

by Eric Schenker

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Published by University of Wisconsin Sea Grant College Program in [Madison] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Lakes Region (North America),
  • Saint Lawrence Valley.
    • Subjects:
    • Merchant mariners -- Labor unions -- Great Lakes Region (North America),
    • Stevedores -- Labor unions -- Great Lakes Region (North America),
    • Merchant mariners -- Labor unions -- Saint Lawrence Valley.,
    • Stevedores -- Labor unions -- Saint Lawrence Valley.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 94-98.

      Statementby Eric Schenker, Harry C. Brockel, Wayne R. Wendling.
      SeriesTechnical report - University of Wisconsin Sea Grant College Program ;, #233, Technical report (University of Wisconsin--Madison. Sea Grant College Program) ;, no. 233.
      ContributionsBrockel, H. C., joint author., Wendling, Wayne R., joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD6515.S42 G737
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 98 p. ;
      Number of Pages98
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4572654M
      LC Control Number77093596

      Due to ice forming on the waterway during winter months, the seaway remains open, on average, days per year. The size of the canals also prohibits larger ships from using the watercourse. In , the Great Lakes St. Lawrence Seaway System experienced its greatest use, with more than eighty million tons of products traveling along the seaway. Great Lakes-St. Lawrence Seaway Transportation System in North America against the background of recent global economic developments, and is drawn up in conjunction with an economic analysis of the system’s potentials by Verboon (). Despite plenty of transit capacity and access to major.

      Great Lakes - St. Lawrence Seaway System Announces Maximum Draft Maximum Allowable Drafts – Montreal Lake Ontario Section - SEAWAY NOTICE NO. 9 - This page is only available to subscribers. At the St. Lawrence Seaway Management Corporation, you’re in the heart of the action! With our extensive marine transportation network, you will have the opportunity to expand your abilities and talents in an environment that embraces leading-edge technology, a strong business and customer service focus, and a team dedicated to safety and environmental protection.

      Strategy for the Great Lakes - St. Lawrence River 1 Maritime Transportation System The Great Lakes-St. Lawrence River maritime transportation system (MTS) has been and continues to be a backbone of our regional economy. This regional economy generates more than US$5 trillion annually and would be the third largest. St. Lawrence Seaway-A system of canals that connects all of the Great Lakes-maintained jointly by the US and Canada-Ships could now travel from .


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