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Western Canada’s Shipbuilding Action Plan

February 13, 2012
Esquimalt, British Columbia

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Western Canada’s Shipbuilding Action Plan announcement
Minister Yelich tours the Esquimalt Graving Dock alongside MP James Lunney (L) and Malcolm Barker, VP and GM of Victoria Shipyards (R).

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Western Canada’s Shipbuilding Action Plan announcement.
Minister Yelich makes an announcement in Esquimalt, as shipyard employees look on.

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Western Canada’s Shipbuilding Action Plan announcement.
Speaking party at Esquimalt Graving Docks [(L-R) George MacPherson (Resource Training Organization of BC), Malcolm Barker (Victoria Shipyards), John Shaw (Seaspan), Minister Lynne Yelich, and Dr. James Lunney (MP for Nanaimo – Alberni)].

The Harper Government is taking a concrete step towards positioning Western Canada’s shipbuilding industry as internationally competitive and sustainable through Western Canada’s Shipbuilding Action Plan, announced today by the Honourable Lynne Yelich, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification.  News Release >