Bluewing is a new saltie, built in Japan, registered in Cyprus, with a Ukrainian crew.
She is one of a group of ships built specifically for trade into the Great Lakes,
sized to just fit through the Welland locks.
The painted propeller symbols imply that she has both bow and stern thrusters.
Bluewing upbound in Lock 3, Welland Canal - 2002
Lyman Burk & Associates has developed a sophisticated GPS system
for precise positioning of dredges.
Copyright 2002 North East Systems