Friday, 18 January 2019 14:33

Contract awarded to risk assess abandoned boats

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The Government of Canada has awarded a contract to London Offshore Consultants from Dartmouth, Nova Scotia for the development of a risk assessment methodology related to hundreds of vessels of concern (abandoned, wrecked or dilapidated vessels) in Canadian waters or on Crown land. The risk assessment methodology, expected to be delivered by this summer, will help the Canadian Coast Guard assess the level of risk these vessels pose to the environment, the economy and public safety.  The contract valued at $551k is part of the Government of Canada's $1.5 billion Oceans Protection Plan.

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