Irving Shipbuilding recently confirmed a new contract for Shelburne Ship Repair.
March 25, 2013: Atlantic Towing Limited's Atlantic Spruce, a Z-drive reverse tractor tug, has arrived in Shelburne for the following work:
Sea valves overhaul
Propulsion thrusters and propellers inspection
Switchboard and power distribution system maintenance work
The work is expected to take two to three weeks and employ 25 people. Atlantic Towing Limited has a fleet of modern Z-drive tugs, all Canadian-built by Irving Shipbuilding; and Shelburne Ship Repair is proud to ensure they remain in peak condition.