November 21, 2012 11:00 ET
OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Nov. 21, 2012) - The Honourable Peter MacKay, Minister of National Defence, today announced the contract award for the construction of seven explosive storage magazines at Canadian Forces Ammunition Depot Bedford. The contract was awarded to Three "C" Contractors Limited for over $13.4 million. In addition, Canadian Forces Base Halifax will also see general maintenance improvements through several other contract awards valued at approximately $935 293.
"Our Government is committed to revitalizing defence infrastructure, thus giving our men and women in the Canadian Forces the facilities they need to support operations, activities and equipment at home, and abroad," said Minister MacKay.
Each of the seven explosive storage magazines will be approximately 328 m2 and will help address the deficiencies in storage capability at the site for all types of ammunition used by the Canadian Forces.
The other contract awards for Canadian Forces Base Halifax include
The Canadian Forces is a first-class, modern military delivering excellence at home and is a strong and reliable partner in the defence of North America making meaningful contributions to international security.
The Government of Canada conducted open, fair, and transparent competition processes to award contracts for these projects.
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