Marbase and Miawpukek First Nation Sign MOU for Lumpfish Hatchery
Marbase and Newdock executive Paul Antle is seeing much-needed development in his business ventures in 2023.
Marbase, an aquaculture supply company, recently partnered with the Miawpukek First Nation to develop a lumpfish hatchery in Marystown, N.L. The hatchery, based out of the former Marystown shipyard, has been in the cards for Marbase since 2020. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the project was delayed.
“We haven’t started construction as we ran into some problems during COVID — ...
NEWDOCK Wins Contract for Canadian Coast Guard Ship Edward Cornwallis Refit
The Department of Fisheries and Oceans recently awarded a $2.6-million contract to NEWDOCK St. John’s Dockyard Limited for important refit and maintenance work for the CCGS Edward Cornwallis.
The Canadian Coast Guard Ship (CCGS) Edward Cornwallis is a high-endurance multi-tasked vessel, light icebreaker and buoy tending vessel based in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia. It was named for Lieutenant General Edward Cornwallis, the first Governor of Nova Scotia and founder of Halifax, Nova Scotia.