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Irving Shipbuilding Inc. (ISI) provides shipbuilding and repair, drill rig construction and conversion, offshore fabrication, industrial manufacturing, engineering, supply chain management and quality and technical services.

From plans to delivery to a final product, ISI is your one stop solution.


facilities_home-pg ISI’s five facilities can provide you with one of the most exceptional combinations of shipbuilding, offshore fabrication, ship repair and engineering services in North America.

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CareersWhy work with Irving Shipbuilding Inc. (ISI)? You can have a dynamic, diverse, family-career and be part of the J.D. Irving, Limited family of companies, dedicated to your success, health and wellness and safety.

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Job creation and economic growth continues with National Shipbuilding Procurement Strategy

February, 6, 2014  Halifax, Nova Scotia -- The Honourable Diane Finley, Minister of Public Works and Government Services, along with the Honourable Peter MacKay, Minister of Justice and Regional Minister for Nova Scotia, today announced that two new tasks with a potential value of $53.5 million have been authorized for the construction of the Arctic/Offshore Patrol Ships (AOPS) under Canada’s National Shipbuilding Procurement Strategy (NSPS). These two tasks are part of the definition contract awarded to Irving Shipbuilding Inc. in March 2013. Pleaseclick here for more information.

Irving Shipbuilding Awards Additional $28.2M in New Contracts to Canadian Companies to Modernize Halifax Shipyard
$175M Invested to Date in Preparation to Build Canada’s New Combatant Fleet

Halifax, NS, Dec 10, 2013:  Today Irving Shipbuilding announced $28.2M in additional contract awards to Canadian-based suppliers as part of the Halifax Shipyard Modernization Program, a 2-year engineering and construction investment to prepare the company’s facilities to build Canada's future combatant ships. Please click here for more information.




Irving Shipbuilding Welcomes Auditor General Report on the National Shipbuilding Procurement Strategy

Halifax, NS, Nov 26, 2013: Today Irving Shipbuilding reviewed with interest the findings of the Auditor General on the National Shipbuilding Procurement Strategy.  Please click here for more information.

Clean Nova Scotia installs artificial reefs in Halifax Harbour

Dartmouth, N.S., October 29, 2013 -  Clean Nova Scotia is expanding their restoration work beyond freshwater habitat and into marine coastal environments through the launch of the Atlantic Reef Ball Program. Please click here for more information..



Irving Shipbuilding Wins New Commercial Projects
Requiring up to 140 Employees in Halifax 
Halifax, NS, September 23, 2013: Irving Shipbuilding confirmed two new commercial ship repair contracts for Halifax Shipyard today; contracts that will require up to approximately 140 hourly employees. Please click  here for more information.











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