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What We Do

We build ships, we repair ships, we convert ships.

Located on the Pacific Northwest Coast, Seaspan Shipyards operations include Vancouver Shipyards, Vancouver Drydock and Victoria Shipyards. As a result of its diversity and capacity, Seaspan Shipyards is unique in its ability to provide a complete range of shipyard services including new construction, conversion, refit, repair, life-cycle maintenance and refurbishment work for naval, research and commercial vessels including cruise-ships, deep-sea vessels and submarines.

Our Shipyards
Our Programs

Canada's Ships, Built by Canadians

Seaspan Shipyards is proud to be Canada’s long-term, strategic shipbuilding partner for the Canadian Coast Guard and Royal Canadian Navy. As a direct result of this work, Seaspan Shipyards is delivering on the promise of ships built in Canada, by Canadians, while creating jobs and rebuilding our domestic shipbuilding industry.

Our Role In The NSS

Building an Industry

As a strategic partner under Canada’s National Shipbuilding Strategy, and a growing reputation as a centre of excellence in shipbuilding, repair, conversion and service, Seaspan Shipyards is a significant economic engine for BC and for Canada.

Economic Impact

Press Releases

Seaspan Shipyards

Land Based Testing Site (LBTS) Groundbreaking at Seaspan

28 June 2023

Seaspan breaks ground on new land-based testing facility as part of driving improvements in shipbuilding

Subscribe to our e-newsletter Seaspan is the first shipyard in Canada to bring this capability in-house June 28, 2023 – North Vancouver, BC – To further…

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13 June 2023

Seaspan Victoria Shipyards completes maintenance and upgrade work on HMCS Regina

Subscribe to our e-newsletter June 13, 2023 – Victoria, BC – Seaspan Victoria Shipyards (Seaspan) officially delivered HMCS Regina back to the Royal Canadian Navy on…

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31 May 2023

Seaspan Shipyards has cut steel on a ‘Prototype block’ setting a course for building the first Polar Icebreaker in Canada in more than 60 years

Subscribe to our e-newsletter May 31, 2023 – North Vancouver, BC – Today, Seaspan Shipyards cut steel to build a ‘Prototype Block’ marking a critical step…

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