Maritime Engineering Journal

Canada’s Naval Technical Forum

The Maritime Engineering Journal (MEJ) has been the principal publication of the Royal Canadian Navy’s Naval Technical Community; this community includes past and present serving members of the Royal Canadian Navy and Public Servants. Since 1982, the MEJ provides unclassified discussion surrounding naval technical challenges, naval history, and human interest stories from within the Naval Technical Community. 

Feature Article

The Canadian Surface Combatant – Starting a New Conversation on Canada’s Major Warship Replacement Project [Issue 93]

Ship procurement has come a long way since the days of the Battle of the Atlantic. Between 1939 and 1945, when the Royal Canadian Navy arguably came of age, shipyards throughout England, the Maritimes and Quebec threw themselves into building small corvettes that had the range and armament to protect Allied convoys facing a deadly U-boat threat.


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