Great Canadian Gaming Corporation

Great Canadian Gaming Corporation

June 03, 2005 11:00 ET

Great Canadian Gaming Corporation/Media Advisory: Helicopter to be Used for Major Construction Lift at Coquitlam Casino

COQUITLAM, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - June 3, 2005) - Great Canadian Gaming Corporation (TSX:GCD) -

Great Canadian Casino Coquitlam, located at 2080 United Boulevard will be the site of a rare construction event on Sunday, June 5th from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm when a helicopter will be used to lift up 12 roof-top air units.

"This is truly a unique occurrence for our Company as we received special permission from a number of levels of government to allow for this to happen," said Great Canadian Vice President of Media and Entertainment, Howard Blank.

Media are invited on to the property to film this rare event. Media are requested to contact Kelly Phelan at (778) 885 2413 to confirm attendance.

Great Canadian's Coquitlam Casino is currently going through a $100 million dollar redevelopment that, when complete, will include a lounge, a 1200 seat multi-purpose state of the art "Red Robinson" theatre, a parkade, meeting and convention space, and additional dining options.


Howard Blank, Vice President, Media & Entertainment

Contact Information

  • Great Canadian Gaming Corporation
    Howard Blank
    Vice President, Media & Entertainment
    (604) 512-6066