In The Media

How far behind schedule is Canada’s shipbuilding program? Ottawa won’t say

by Murray Brewster (feat. David Perry)

CBC News
May 16, 2018

Federal officials running the country's multi-billion dollar shipbuilding program are refusing to say how badly off-track the schedule is for the delivery of new naval supply ships and the Canadian Coast Guard's planned heavy icebreaker — even though they've known since last fall.

A revised schedule has been presented to Public Services and Procurement Canada (PSPC) by executives at Seaspan, one of two go-to shipyards for the federal government.

There's a reference to the new schedule in an information paper, obtained by CBC News under the access to information law, which analyzes anticipated production gaps at the two shipyards.

CLICK HERE TO READ THE FULL ARTICLE AT CBC NEWS


Be the first to comment

Please check your e-mail for a link to activate your account.
SUBSCRIBE TO OUR NEWSLETTERS
 
SEARCH
EXPERTS IN THE MEDIA

Defence Procurement’s Effectiveness Dissected at Ottawa Conference

by James Carless (feat. Gavin Liddy), Canadian Defence Review, November 21, 2019

Thomas S. Axworthy: As Russia and China step up their Arctic activity, Canada misses the boat

by Thomas S. Axworthy (feat. Rob Hubert), The National Post, November 21, 2019

'Dynamic' Francois-Philippe Champagne set to be tested as foreign minister in new cabinet

by Mike Blanchfield and Jordan Press (feat. Colin_Robertson), The Canadian Press, November 20, 2019

Slow economic growth bad for Canada’s foreign policy goals, experts say

by Mike Blanchfield (feat. Sarah Goldfeder), The Canadian Press, November 19, 2019


LATEST TWEETS

HEAD OFFICE
Canadian Global Affairs Institute
Suite 1800, 421-7th Avenue SW
Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2P 4K9

 

OTTAWA OFFICE
Canadian Global Affairs Institute
8 York Street, 2nd Floor
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1N 5S6

 

Phone: (613) 288-2529
Email: contact@cgai.ca
Web: cgai.ca

 

Making sense of our complex world.
Déchiffrer la complexité de notre monde.

 

© 2002-2019 Canadian Global Affairs Institute
Charitable Registration No. 87982 7913 RR0001

 


Sign in with Facebook | Sign in with Twitter | Sign in with Email