Joint Support Ship (JSS)

Project Name: Joint Support Ship

Project Description: The Joint Support Ship (JSS) – of which at least two will be built – will provide support to the Royal Canadian Navy’s task groups when they are deployed around the globe. With the JSS, the Navy will have access to essential supplies anywhere they are required.

Production Design Services: Genoa Design International is providing full 3D modelling and production design services.

Designer: Alion Canada
Builder: Seaspan Vancouver Shipyards
Owner: Royal Canadian Navy


Length overall: 173.7 m

Beam: 24.0 m

Draft: 7.4 m

Speed: 20 knots

Power: 2 x 7200kW engines