Engineering Aspects of the St. Lawrence Seaway

CIM Bulletin, 1957


THE St. Lawrence Seaway Project ranks with the greatest engineering undertakings of all time. A summary of major materials going into the construction of this project, shown in Table I, will assist in an appreciation -of this fact. These data relate to Seaway construction only, and it should be remembered that two large-scale power projects a re in the construction stage on the St. Lawrence river concurrently with construction of the Seaway.
Keywords: Construction, Cornwall, Island of Montreal, Lake Ontario, St. Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation, Design, Development, Developments, Montreal, Ontario, Power, Projects