The construction of the six repeat Restigouche has started on all six ships. You asked for the location. The construction of the MacKenzie was commenced in October, 1958 by Canadian Vickers Limited of Montreal. That was the pilot vessel of this type. The Saskatchewan is being constructed at the Victoria Machinery Depot and that contract is being split between the Victoria Machinery Depot and Yarrows Limited, both of Victoria, British Columbia. Construction commenced in August, 1959.
With regard to the Yukon, construction commenced in October, 1959, at the Burrard Drydock Company Limited of North Vancouver. Regarding the Qu'Appelle, construction started in January, 1960 at the Davie Shipbuilding Limited yard at Lauzon, Quebec. Regarding the Annapolis, construction was started by the Halifax Shipyard, Halifax, Nova Scotia, in April, 1960. In regard to the Nipigon, construction was started in July, 1960 by Marine Industries Limited, Sorel, Quebec.