Natural Resources Canada

Natural Resources Canada

April 10, 2013 15:07 ET

Media Advisory: Minister Oliver Highlights Support for Canadian Workers and Efforts to Move Canadian Oil to the East

MONTREAL, QUÉBEC--(Marketwired - April 10, 2013) - The Honourable Joe Oliver, Canada's Minister of Natural Resources, will visit Suncor Energy's Montreal refinery to highlight how the Harper Government's plan for Responsible Resource Development is supporting Canadian workers, protecting the environment, and helping to bring Canadian oil to eastern markets. The Minister will witness first-hand the benefits that Canadian energy is providing for jobs and growth in Quebec.

Minister Oliver will deliver brief remarks at the completion of the tour.

All members of the media are invited to tour the refinery with Minister Oliver and attend the Minister's speech following the tour.

Media should pre-register at 613-992-4447.

Visit Location:
Suncor Energy - Montreal refinery
11701 Sherbrooke Street East
Montreal, Quebec
Date and Time:
April 11, 2013 at 8:45 a.m. (EDT)

Note: A mandatory safety briefing will take place prior to the tour. Personal protection equipment such as hard hats and safety goggles will be provided on site.

Contact Information

  • David Provencher
    Press Secretary
    Office of Canada's Minister of Natural Resources

    Media Relations
    Natural Resources Canada, Ottawa