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Tracking the Nordic Orion

Earlier this month, the ice-strengthened bulk carrier Nordic Orion was loaded with coal at a Vancouver terminal. From there, it headed to Finland via the Northwest Passage, undertaking a voyage that would make it the first commercial bulk carrier to traverse the route since the SS Manhattan broke through in 1969.

For the full story on the Nordic Orion, check out this article in the Globe and Mail and for additional news on the Nordic Orion, check out this article from The Maritime Executive.