Daily archives: 1 March 2011

2 posts

Fleet Replacement Strategies – Searching for Best Value for Money (I)

Peter Haydon noted the “Boom and Bust” characteristic of Canadian naval shipbuilding and the consequence to Canadian ship design capability. Could another replacement strategy be better?  In an earlier post Peter noted that he had given a paper over 15 years ago to the 1993 annual meeting of Society of […]


Comments about purpose and roles

I was surprised that David Perry’s commentary “The New Marine Commando Regiment” didn’t cover several policy ideas being kicked around within several riding associations. The purpose of such a regiment is to fulfil two roles: First – the development of expeditionary forces is to protect Canada’s national security and economic […]