Tag Archives: Icebreakers

Mark Collins – Seaspan at Work: RCN JSSs Still Sliding Right (CCG icebreaker not for now)

12 Dec

The story: Federal shipbuilding program suffers delays Reports reveal construction of supply ships, polar icebreak is behind schedule. The federal shipbuilding program has hit another setback, as g…

Source: Mark Collins – Seaspan at Work: RCN JSSs Still Sliding Right (CCG icebreaker not for now)

Mark Collins – Davie Québec Actually Going to Supply Some Icebreakers for Coast Guard?

18 Nov

Further to this post, Davie Québec Wants to Build Icebreaker for, Unload Other Vessels on, Canadian Coast Guard, Part 2 it now looks like the company (website here) has a real opening; Lord knows t…

Source: Mark Collins – Davie Québec Actually Going to Supply Some Icebreakers for Coast Guard?

Mark Collins – Davie Québec Wants to Build Icebreaker for, Unload Other Vessels on, Canadian Coast Guard, Part 2

27 Jul

Further to this post with lots of detail on the pitch and in which I wrote… … The CCG could certainly use a new polar icebreaker before 2022 and the other vessels Davie has been put for…

Source: Mark Collins – Davie Québec Wants to Build Icebreaker for, Unload Other Vessels on, Canadian Coast Guard, Part 2

Mark Collins – Canadian Coast Guard Going Down

5 Apr

Our politicians and media largely ignore–unlike their constant focus on military procurements–our mostly silent (civilian) service, to its great detriment. Now the awful facts described…

Source: Mark Collins – Canadian Coast Guard Going Down

Mark Collins – Davie Québec Wants to Build Icebreaker for, Unload Other Vessels on, Canadian Coast Guard

11 Mar

As things now stand the CCG is not supposed to get its–only one–new icebreaker, to be built by Seaspan Vancouver, until 2022 (if they’re lucky): New Canadian Coast Guard Icebreake…

Source: Mark Collins – Davie Québec Wants to Build Icebreaker for, Unload Other Vessels on, Canadian Coast Guard

Mark Collins – New Canadian Coast Guard Icebreaker: Schedule and Costs

28 Jan

Source: Mark Collins – New Canadian Coast Guard Icebreaker: Schedule and Costs

Mark Collins – Why not more Canadian Coast Guard Icebreakers Instead of RCN JSS?

28 Oct

Source: Mark Collins – Why not more Canadian Coast Guard Icebreakers Instead of RCN JSS?