National Research Council Canada-NRC

National Research Council Canada-NRC

August 17, 2009 16:18 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada Recognizes Systemes Easyblok Inc. of Alma, Quebec as a Canadian Innovation Leader

ALMA, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Aug. 17, 2009) - On August 18, the Honourable Jean-Pierre Blackburn, Minister of National Revenue and Minister of State (Agriculture), on behalf of the Honourable Gary Goodyear, Minister of State (Science and Technology), will present a Canadian Innovative Leader Certificate to Systemes Easyblok Inc.

Systemes Easyblok is an innovative start-up company from Alma, Quebec, that has developed a dry construction system that allows for simpler, easier and faster building construction.



Date: Tuesday, August 18, 2009

Time: 2:00 p.m.

Place: Systemes Easyblok Inc.
830 av. Tanguay Nord
Alma, Quebec


Following the event, media is invited to join Minister Blackburn on a tour of Systemes Easyblok's facility where they will see a model of a cement prefabricated house.

Contact Information

  • National Research Council Canada
    Media Relations
    613-991-1431
    media@nrc-cnrc.gc.ca
    or
    Office of the Honourable Gary Goodyear
    Minister of State (Science and Technology)
    Gary Toft
    Director of Communications
    613-943-7599