Prime Minister announces renewal of Canadian Coast Guard fleet
The Canadian Coast Guard saves lives, protects the environment, and helps our economy grow, while keeping our waters safe, secure, and open. But the Coast Guard fleet is aging, with most ships beyond their normal life expectancy. There is an urgent need to renew the fleet to ensure the Coast Guard can continue its essential and, often, life-saving work.The Coast Guard fleet is supported by Canada’s shipbuilding and marine industry, which fuels innovation and skills development, and creates new opportunities for Canadian workers and businesses across the country. The Government of Canada is...
Vancouver, British Columbia - May 22, 2019