Dredge 250

The Dredge 250 is a ship built specifically for its work here in Northern Alberta. It was in continual operation through spring and summer months, keeping the rivers navigable. It was decommissioned along with the CCGS Miskanaw in 1996. It is 32 metres (105 feet) long, has a beam or width of 8 metres (26 feet) and weighs about 254 tonnes.