As Executive Vice-President, Operations and Technical, Steve Wright is responsible is responsible for the Operations, Engineering and Technical teams at Algoma. Mr. Wright focuses on Algoma’s key strategic and optimization priorities including green house gases, ballast water treatment systems, fleet optimization, contractor relationships, newbuild program as well as initiatives that develop our talent and culture.  Steve has 35 years of experience in the marine industry in both operating and technical positions.

Prior to becoming part of the Algoma team Steve was Director Technical (Projects), and Director Operations with Seaway Marine Transport.  Steve started his career as a Marine Engineer with Upper Lakes Shipping and was General Manager Special Projects prior to joining Seaway Marine Transport.

Steve holds a 1st Class Combined Marine Engineering Certificate and spent 13 years as an Engineering Officer, 6 as a Chief Engineer, prior to moving into shore based management positions.

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