Hawboldt - Inshore Science Vessels
Chester, Nova Scotia - Hawboldt Industries is pleased to announce that have been chosen as the supplier of various deck equipment for the 22m and 25m Inshore Science Vessels built for the Canadian Coast Guard by Méridien Maritime Reparation in Matane, Quebec.
Hawboldt supplied a series of Anchor and Trawl winch systems as well as the propeller and thrust shafts to each of the three vessels which are to be delivered in l2012. The vessels will host Fisheries and Oceans Canada fisheries researchers and scientists who conduct critical oceanographic and scientific research in Canadaís inshore waters. The supply of over 30 pieces of deck equipment on the three vessels continues the partnership Hawboldt Industries has with the Canadian Coast Guard of the past 30 years.
About the Canadian Coast Guard
The Canadian Coast Guard owns and operates the federal governmentís civilian fleet, and provides key maritime services to Canadians. As a Special Operating Agency of the Department of Fisheries and Oceans Canada, the Canadian Coast Guard helps DFO meet its responsibility to ensure safe and accessible waterways for Canadians. The CCG also plays a key role in ensuring the sustainable use and development of Canadaís oceans and waterways. The Canadian Coast Guard helps the government meet the publicís expectation of clean, safe, secure, healthy and productive waters and coastlines.
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About Hawboldt Industries Ltd.
Hawboldt Industries Ltd., a member of the Timberland Group of companies offers integrated design and manufacturing capabilities to deliver innovative engineered solutions for marine deck equipment, line-handling and lifting applications. Founded in 1906 and located in beautiful Chester, Nova Scotia, Hawboldt has a rich history of supplying marine equipment to the fishing industry in Canada. Hawboldt serves customers in the general shipbuilding, national defense, offshore oil & gas, oceanographic, scientific and undersea research industries. Hawboldt is a preferred supplier for the specialized winch systems, ROV and AUV launch and recovery systems, reels, windlasses and capstans that drive the efficiency and productivity of critical ocean-based technologies today. Hawboldt is also a leading manufacturer and servicer of propellers and nozzles.
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