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The STV Pathfinder, a 72-foot Vintage Vessel Recommissioned at Heddle Shipyards

On Thursday, July 9th, 2022, Hamilton’s 176th birthday, Heddle Shipyards was honoured to host the recommissioning ceremony of the STV Pathfinder, a legacy sail training vessel operated by Brigs Youth Sail Training.


In November of 2021, Heddle Shipyards was awarded the new build contract for the Simcoe Islander II Cable ferry for the Frontenac township, and we are thrilled to report that construction is well underway at our Hamilton Shipyard.

Heddle’s Support of Humanitarian Efforts in Ukraine

As the humanitarian crisis in Ukraine worsens, we are working diligently to support the people who have been impacted by the war.

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Where Water Meets Mettle – The Mission, Vision and Values of Heddle Shipyards

For any organization, defining their Mission, Vision and Values is a key element for success.

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Heddle Shipyards Solidifies Future of the Thunder Bay Shipyard by Acquiring Fabmar Metals Inc.

Heddle Shipyards (Heddle) is proud to announce the acquisition of fabrication, machining, and marine repair specialist Fabmar Metals Inc.


Heddle Shipyards to Support Seaspan Shipyards in Building Polar Icebreaker for Canadian Coast Guard

May 6th, 2021 – Hamilton, Ontario – As part of the National Shipbuilding Strategy, the Government of Canada announced that Seaspan Shipyards will build a Polar Icebreaker, the flagship of the Canadian Coast Guard’s icebreaking fleet.

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In an effort to support the humanitarian efforts in Ukrainian, we have created a dedicated webpage as a resource for Canadian businesses that would like to help. We will update the webpage daily. We are also developing a plan to support refugees and will share all of the information as we gather it. To access the webpage please go to our