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Photos - June 2009 | Capacity Plans/All Drawings | Purchase Agreement | Court Order
Important Notice of Claims Bar Date: Pursuant to an order of the Federal Court of Canada, any claim against
the vessel, “Maritime Trader”, the shares therein and the assets owned by Voyageur Maritime Trading Inc. and
located thereon or otherwise relating to the operation thereof or the proceeds of its sale
must be filed by affidavit in any Registry Office of the Federal Court in Court File No.  T-416-11
on or before June 6, 2011 at 4:30 p.m. (Toronto, Ontario time), failing which the claim shall be barred.
Such affidavit shall provide particulars of the claim and any and all exhibits thereto in support of the alleged claim. 
Further information, including a copy of the Federal Court order, may be obtained by contacting Marcon.


17,000 DWT BULK VESSEL AVAILABLE
FOR IMMEDIATE SALE VIA OPEN BID

June 24th, 2011 – NEW COURT BID DEADLINE

PREVIOUSLY CANCELLED DATE OF MAY 9TH, 2011 HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO 24th June 2011

Marcon International, Inc. is please to announce that it has been appointed by order of the Federal Court of Canada dated April 4, 2011 (the “Order”) as the exclusive representative of the court to solicit offers to purchase the vessel described below.  Such offers are to be received not later than 5pm, Eastern Daylight Time, June 24th, 2011 BID DATE.  Full details, including an offer sheet and a copy of the Order that governs the sale process are available by contacting this office or by visiting our Website and sourcing under File GS17934 “More Information”. 

File GS17934 Great Lakes Bulk Carrier 'MARITIME TRADER’ (ex – Teakglen, Mantadoc)

All welded steel, mono-hull displacement Great Lakes Bulk Carrier.  She was built in accordance with LR Class requirements and maintained this class until previous lay-up as a grain storage unit.   Her LR Class was restored after an extensive rebuild in 2005 and has been continually maintained while the vessel has been engaged in the seasonal grain trade in the Canadian Great Lakes.

  • REGISTRY:  GROSS & NET TONS:   10,901 /  7,788.  Official No. 325744.  IMO No. 6702301.  Call Sign:  CFN 4312.
  • Class:  LR +100A1, +LMC Great Lakes, St. Lawrence Seaway & Rivers (SS passed October 2005 with fresh 5 yr. Class certificates issued).   The vessel is now due for a 5 yr. Special Survey for Hull and Machinery in October 2010, including dry-docking.  Some of these items have been extended with Class at this time.  Repairs and certifications related to the continuous machinery items on the vessel are currently being undertaken.  In 2010 the Owner spent upwards of USD $400,000 in steel renewals in anticipation of the LR 5 Yr. Class special Survey, and an extension for dry-docking was granted by LR Class at that time.  Please see LR Status for review. 
  • Light Weight of the Vessel – 4,600 Metric Tons.  DWT – about 17,934 mt @ Mid summer draft - 26.5’.
  • BUILT:  December 1967 by Collingwood Shipyards, Ltd., Collingwood, ON. (Hull# 187).  Rebuilt 2005.
  • GENERAL PARTICULARS:  LENGTH: 607.83' (LBP 593.35’)  BREADTH:  62.0'  DEPTH: 36.00’
  • Fuel -   320.6 mt.  Ballast Water – 6,567.5 mt.   Fresh Water – 60 mt.
  • MAIN ENGINES:  4 x Fairbanks-Morse (type: 8-38 D-1/8) with total combined of 5332 BHP @ 750 rpm clutched into a single shaft via one FARNEL (6:1) reduction gear (4 into one) driving a single KaMeWa CPP wheel.  Service speed of about 13.5 knots.   Bowthruster – 500HP (Tunnel thruster).
  • 3 – 350kW / CATD379 diesel powered auxiliaries, 60Hz, 3 PH.
  • 18 Hatch Covers / 6 Holds with total capacity of 761,400 cuft (grain), or about 16,431 mt of wheat.
  • Quarters for about 15 crew / Full Galley / Air-conditioned, etc.
  • Anchor Windlass forward with Double Wildcat / 2 – 5mt anchors with about 6 shots of chain each side.  1 – Thirge Stern anchor winch with anchor (abt. 8,000#);  Mooring Winches / 1 – Collomatic elect.-Hydraulic on stern; 2 – Collomatic just forward of the aft house; 2 – Collomatic just aft of the forward house )12.5 mt max pull each and 11 mt @ 50 ft. / min.).

The vessel has been working on a grain contract in the St. Lawrence Seaway and Great Lakes for the past several years.  The vessel will be sold strictly “as is, where is”, with no representations or warranties whatsoever, but will be sold free and clear of any and all liens under Canadian maritime law and other claims and encumbrances. Please contact this office to arrange an inspection or to obtain further information.

Revised: June 2011

Photos - June 2009 | Capacity Plans/All Drawings | Purchase Agreement | Court Order
Important Notice of Claims Bar Date: Pursuant to an order of the Federal Court of Canada, any claim against
the vessel, “Maritime Trader”, the shares therein and the assets owned by Voyageur Maritime Trading Inc. and
located thereon or otherwise relating to the operation thereof or the proceeds of its sale
must be filed by affidavit in any Registry Office of the Federal Court in Court File No.  T-416-11
on or before June 6, 2011 at 4:30 p.m. (Toronto, Ontario time), failing which the claim shall be barred.
Such affidavit shall provide particulars of the claim and any and all exhibits thereto in support of the alleged claim. 
Further information, including a copy of the Federal Court order, may be obtained by contacting Marcon.


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Marcon International, Inc., P.O. Box 1170, 9 NW Front Street, Coupeville, WA 98239 USA
Phone: 360-678-8880 | Fax: 360-678-8890 | email info@marcon.com