Public Works and Government Services Canada

Public Works and Government Services Canada

October 04, 2013 15:00 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada to Make Shipbuilding Announcement

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Oct. 4, 2013) -

Date: Monday, October 7, 2013
Time: 9:00 a.m.
Location: Seaspan's Vancouver Shipyards
50 Pemberton Avenue
North Vancouver, British Columbia

The Honourable Diane Finley, Minister of Public Works and Government Services, will make an important announcement about shipbuilding.

Also participating are:

  • the Honourable Kellie Leitch, Minister of Labour and Minister of Status of Women;
  • the Honourable James Moore, Minister of Industry; and
  • John Weston, Member of Parliament for West VancouverΓÇÆSunshine CoastΓÇÆSea to Sky Country.


  • Media should arrive no later than 8:45 a.m.
  • Media should report to security personnel at the main gatehouse.
  • Media are required to present government-issued photo identification for accreditation.
  • Media can park in the main Seaspan parking lot near the gatehouse.
  • Flat-soled and close-toed shoes are required; steel-toed boots are preferred.

Contact Information

  • Marcel Poulin
    Office of the Honourable Diane Finley

    Media Relations
    Public Works and Government Services Canada