COs were divided into crews, each working on different parts
of the project. A professional pipe fitter was hired to
install the refrigeration pipes to keep the ice frozen.
Once completed the ship was pushed into a shed or building to
keep the sun off of it but also to hide the secret project.
Credit: Mennonite Heritage Centre,
with David D. Goerzen by Donovan Giesbrecht, Edmonton, Alberta
June 9, 2003.