Vancouver-based Vard Marine has been awarded an engineering services contract for concept exploration with the Canadian Coast Guard that will focus on the service’s future fleet renewal programme.
The work scope includes parametric concept design, feasibility studies and operational analysis, system design studies, trade-off analysis, and cost modelling.
The work is intended to explore requirements for multiple future fleet ship types and could stretch over several years.
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