The Ledcor Group of Companies

The Ledcor Group of Companies

March 26, 2015 09:00 ET

Media Advisory: Ledcor to Christen New Tugboat and Barges, Signaling Rapid Marine Fleet Expansion

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - March 26, 2015) -

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This week, The Ledcor Group of Companies will welcome the arrival of two new 80 metre flat-deck heavy cargo barges and one 1,200 horsepower tugboat. Jackie Jacob, Executive Director, British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT) Foundation and BC MLA Naomi Yamamoto will be on-hand to christen the new vessels at a traditional marine ceremony held in North Vancouver.

The arrival of the new tug and barges signifies rapid growth for Ledcor's marine division, which aims to nearly double its fleet by the end of 2016.

Following the ceremony, the tugboat and barges will be available for on-site photo opportunities, with dignitaries and industry experts available for media interviews.

Date: Thursday, March 26, 2015

Time: 1:40 PM

Location: Burrard Dry Dock Pier

15 Wallace Mews

North Vancouver, BC

About Ledcor

The Ledcor Group of Companies is one of North America's most diversified construction companies, serving the building, oil & gas, infrastructure, mining, power and communications sectors. We also own operations in wastewater treatment, property investment, forestry, and transportation services. Ledcor employs over 8000 people across 20 offices. Since 1947 we have been growing with our clients and partners: Forward. Together. Find out how at www.ledcor.com

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