Algoma Tankers Limited

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The Algonova one of the freighters in Algoma Tankers' fleet.

Algoma Tankers Limited is a subsidiary of Algoma Central, Canada's largest inland shipping company.[1] The firm's fleet has seven vessels, including the Algosea, Algonova, Algoma Hansa, AlgoCanada and Algoma Dartmouth.[2]

Some of the vessels are built to withstand traveling through moderate ice, and operate in the winter.[3][4]


  1. ^ "Algoma Tankers". Algoma Central. 
  2. ^ "Algoma Central Corporation Acquires New Vessel Algoma Dartmouth". Canada Newswire. 2010-02-02. The Algoma Tankers fleet now consists of seven vessels, including the new product tankers, Algonova and AlgoCanada which joined the fleet in late 2008 and early 2009. This fleet is the newest and most technologically advanced product tanker fleet operating within the Great Lakes and St Lawrence River system and on the Canadian east coast. This fully double-hulled tanker fleet operates to the highest standards required under fully compliant ISO 14001 Environmental Management and ISO 9001 Quality Management Systems and the International Safety Management Code. 
  3. ^ "Great Lakes Fleet Page Vessel Feature - Algonova". Boatnerd. Retrieved 2012-01-07. 
  4. ^ Mike Fornes (2009-01-30). "Mackinaw shuffles off to Buffalo". Cheboygan Daily Tribune.