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.
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.
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.
4 November 2022
Let’s Talk Science Profiles Seaspan Shipyards Innovation Manager, Jennifer BuslerRead More
4 October 2022
Seaspan Shipyards Quarterly Update: Three Cruise Ships Highlight Busy Summer Months Across Three ShipyardsRead More
29 June 2022
Seaspan Shipyards Quarterly Update: Steady Pace at All Three Shipyards Leads Us Into a Busy SummerRead More
21 June 2022
National Indigenous Peoples Day: Creating Meaningful Partnerships Within our CommunitiesRead More
21 April 2022
Seaspan’s Commitment to Environmental Leadership Marked by More than 10 Years of Green Marine CertificationRead More
31 March 2022
Projects Underway at North Vancouver Sites to Support Business Growth and Increasing Demand for Services and ExpertiseRead More
29 March 2022
National Engineering Month: Meet the Engineers Driving the Canadian Shipbuilding IndustryRead More
17 March 2022
Sparking Inclusion – Seaspan Builds Custom Welding Bench for Local Secondary SchoolRead More
3 March 2022
Two Seaspan Shipyards Employees Among 2022 Women in Defence & Security Emerging LeadersRead More
25 November 2022
CANADIAN COAST GUARD OFFSHORE OCEANOGRAPHIC SCIENCE VESSEL ACHIEVES IMPORTANT CONSTRUCTION MILESTONE
Keel laying ceremony for Canada’s most modern science research ship at Seaspan’s Vancouver Shipyards North Vancouver, BC – Seaspan Shipyards (Seaspan), Canada’s long-term, strategic shipbuilding…Read More
20 October 2022
Seaspan Secures Multi-Year Agreement to Provide Engineering Support Services for the Canadian Coast Guard
Work to include lifecycle engineering support for the Coast Guard’s current fleet October 20, 2022 – North Vancouver, BC – Seaspan’s Vancouver Shipyards (VSY) has been…Read More