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Government awards fence boom contract

A fence boom is a temporary flotation barrier used to contain pollution spills in water


August 20, 2018
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Image: Canadyne Technologies Inc.

GATINEAU, QC—Public Services and Procurement Canada (PSPC), on behalf of the Canadian Coast Guard, has awarded a $485,381-contract to BC-based Canadyne Technologies Inc. for the acquisition of fence booms and associated services and products, including related accessory packages, boom reels, hydraulic power units and storage containers.

A fence boom is a temporary flotation barrier used to contain pollution spills in marine waters.

The contract is valid until December 31, 2020, with options to extend the term of the contract by up to five additional one-year periods, and with a total value of up to approximately $14 million.

The initial contract will create up to 10 new jobs, while maintaining 20 existing jobs.