May 18, 1933 (17th Parliament, 4th Session)

UFA

Mr. GARDINER:

United Farmers of Alberta

1. For what purpose was the Canadian government steamship Citadelle built?
2. Upon whose representations or requests was this boat constructed?
3. What type of boat was requested?
4. Who prepared the plans and under whose instructions were they prepared?
5. Were the parties responsible for the representations or requests consulted and their approval of the plans secured before this construction was commenced?
6. How were tenders called?
7. Who tendered and for what price?
8. Who was the successful tenderer?
9. What was the price?
10. What moneys have been paid to them to
date?
11. Were there any extras? If so, what were they and what did they cost?
12. Was any work done for private interests in the port of Quebec last fall?
13. If so, for whom and what amount was paid by these private interests for the services rendered by this boat?
14. Upon whose request was this boat trans-fei'red to the port of Saint John last fall and for what purpose?
15. While at Saint John was any work done for private interests?
16. If so, for whom, what payments were made by these private interests and to whom were the moneys paid?
17. Upon whose request was the boat brought back to the port of Quebec this spring. 1933?
18. For what purpose was it brought back?
19. Has the Department of Marine or the government made any arrangements, tacit or otherwise, to do work for private interests in the port of Quebec?
20. If so, what are they-viz-for whom and what consideration?
21. Has the government gone into the towing business?
22. If so, for what reason?

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURN
Subtopic:   CANADIAN GOVERNMENT STEAMSHIP CITADELLE
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