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Full-service solutions, on time and on budget.

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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Government of Canada and Irving Shipbuilding Mark Installation of Last Steel in Facility to Build Navy’s New Combat Fleet-3,000 Jobs across Canada Generated from Irving’s NSPS Commitments


Halifax, NS, September 3, 2014:  Today the Government of Canada and Irving Shipbuilding marked the installation of the final piece of steel frame for the Assembly and Ultra Hall Production facility that will produce the Navy’s newest combat fleet starting in September 2015.  The Honourable Diane Finley, Minister of Public Works and Government Services Canada and the Honourable Peter MacKay, Attorney General and Minister of Justice of Canada and Minister Responsible for Nova Scotia joined Irving Shipbuilding’s executive team and provincial and municipal leaders to celebrate this important National Shipbuilding Procurement Strategy (NSPS) milestone. Please click here for more information.


Last Steel Truss Installed on Irving Shipbuilding’s New Production Building

Halifax, NS, August 6, 2014: Representatives from Irving Shipbuilding, Walters Steel, Ironworkers Local 752, Hatch Mott MacDonald, EllisDon, and Irving Equipment gathered on August 6, 2014 to celebrate the installation of the last steel truss on Irving Shipbuilding’s new Production Building, under construction at Halifax Shipyard and where Canada’s new naval combat ships will be built starting in 2015. Please click here for more information.


Irving Shipbuilding Awards Student Scholarships

Halifax, NS, July 11, 2014: Cody McGregor, son of Rodney McGregor, Halifax Shipyard Machinist, and Lydia Hayward, daughter of Jonathan Smith, Halifax Shipyard Welder, were the first two recipients of the Irving Shipbuilding Scholarships.  Kevin McCoy, President of Irving Shipbuilding, presented the $1,000 post-secondary scholarships at the company’s quarterly employee information meetings. Please click here for more information. 













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