North Vancouver, British Columbia – The Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, the Honourable Jonathan Wilkinson, will attend the launch of the second Offshore Fisheries Science Vessel built at Seaspan Shipyards, in Vancouver. The vessel is being constructed for the Canadian Coast Guard under the National Shipbuilding Strategy, and will support important scientific research by Fisheries and Oceans Canada.
The Minister will be available to speak with media after the ceremony.
Date: Wednesday, 5 June, 2019
Time: Arrive by 11:00am for access through security
Ceremony starts at 12:00pm
Location: Vancouver Shipyards
50 Pemberton Avenue
North Vancouver, BC