Canada’s next Auxiliary Oiler Replenishment ship MV Asterix has arrived in Levis

LÉVIS, QC, Oct. 8, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ – “Chantier Davie Canada Inc (CDCI) and Federal Fleet Services (FFS) are pleased to announce that the MV Asterix has been delivered in Levis Quebec and that the vessel’s acquisition from its former owners is now complete. The arrival of this modern containership marks another important step in Project Resolve’s program to convert the vessel in order to provide interim at-sea support services to meet the  Royal Canadian Navy’s operational requirement for at-sea replenishment. The vessel conversion will take place at Davie Shipbuilding in Lévis and features a pan-Canadian team of world class suppliers. Pending a signed agreement with the Government, the converted vessel will be delivered for service in the summer of 2017. For more information, please visit


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