December 06, 2012 11:00 ET
OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Dec. 6, 2012) - The Honourable Peter MacKay, Minister of National Defence, today announced five contract awards for general maintenance at Canadian Forces Base Esquimalt. The overall value of the contracts is approximately $4.47 million.
"The Government of Canada is continuing to revitalize defence infrastructure to ensure the Canadian Armed Forces have the facilities they need to support operations, activities and equipment at home, and abroad," said Minister MacKay.
The contract awards for general maintenance include:
"Investments such as the ones announced today demonstrate our Government's commitment to our men and women in uniform and to the economic growth of our community," said the Honourable John Duncan, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development and Member of Parliament for Vancouver Island North.
The Canadian Armed 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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