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November 19, 2018
Seaway announces closing dates of 2018 navigation season
The St. Lawrence Seaway Management Corporation announced the projected closing dates for the 2018 navigation season.
The Corporation reminds mariners that there is always a possibility that severe climatic conditions may occur during the closing period. Should this happen, there is a chance that the dates outlined below, for the Montreal-Lake Ontario Section or the Welland Canal, may change.
Montreal-Lake Ontario Section
The Corporations have decided to waive the operational surcharges on December 21, 22, 23 and 24.
Any transits of the Welland Canal after 23:59 hours, December 26th, if permitted, will be subject to prior written agreement. Arrangements are to be made at our St. Catharines office.
Sault Ste. Marie Locks and Canal (United States)
Closing of the Sault Ste. Marie Locks (U.S.A.) is currently scheduled for January 15, 2019. Please note the Notice to Navigation Interests released by the US Army Corps of Engineers for further information.
Source: St. Lawrence Seaway
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