Shortly after the tanker docked APA pilot Capt. Elias Dorey guided the self-unloading bulker Atlantic Erie alongside the Strait Superport dock at Mulgrave and discharged a portion of its cargo (17,000 tons) before moving over to the Georgia-Pacific dock at Point Tupper.
Today the tug Evans Mckeil skippered by isle Madames' Capt. Ron Lejeune returned from a trip to prince Edward Island ,transitted Canso Lock with APA Capt. Tony Pierce assisting and docked at the Martin Marietta loading facility in Aulds Cove to take on another 9000 tons of gravel.the tug Strait Raven with Capt. Earle Tibbo at the wheel was the assist tug.
At the NS Power coal dock the self=loading bulker Caroline Oldendorff had finished discharging part of its cargo of coal and was taken off the dock by APA Capt. Elias Dorey and will next dock in Sydney to finish unloading.it is expected the caroline Oldendorff will be back in the Strait shortly for a load of gravel from Martin Marietta.