The Canadian Coast Guard (CCG) Vessel Procurement sector manages the acquisition of new vessels for the department of Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO). Working collaboratively with procurement experts from the government and the marine industry, Vessel Procurement ensures Canada will continue to have access to vessels that will support its maritime priorities into the future.
Vessel Procurement is currently managing procurement projects such as:
Air Cushion Vehicle
Offshore Fisheries Science Vessel
Offshore Oceanographic Science Vessel
Together with other federal partners, the Department of Fisheries and Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard are participating in the implementation of the National Shipbuilding Procurement Strategy (NSPS).