Government of Canada

Government of Canada

February 21, 2013 16:20 ET

Media Advisory: Harper Government to Make Shipbuilding Announcement

NORTH VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Feb. 21, 2013) -

Date: Friday, February 22, 2013

The Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Public Works and Government Services and Minister for Status of Women, and Andrew Saxton, Member of Parliament for North Vancouver, will make an important announcement about shipbuilding.

DATE: Friday, February 22, 2013
TIME: 1:45 p.m.
LOCATION: Vancouver Shipyards
50 Pemberton Avenue
North Vancouver, BC

*Photo opportunity and media availability


  • Media should arrive no later than 1:30 p.m.
  • Media should report to security personnel at the main gatehouse.
  • Media are required to present government-issued photo identification for accreditation.
  • Media can park in the main Seaspan parking lot near the gatehouse.
  • Flat-soled shoes are recommended; steel-toed boots are preferred.

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Contact Information

  • Amber Irwin
    Office of the Honourable Rona Ambrose

    Media Relations
    Public Works and Government Services Canada