Natural Resources Canada



Natural Resources Canada

May 14, 2014 11:57 ET

Media Advisory: Minister Rickford to Announce New Pipeline Safety Measures

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - May 14, 2014) - The Honourable Greg Rickford, Canada's Minister of Natural Resources and Minister for the Federal Economic Development Initiative for Northern Ontario will be joined by the Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, to make an important announcement about additional actions the Government of Canada is taking to enhance Canada's world-class pipeline safety system.

A brief media availability will follow Minister Rickford's announcement.

A technical briefing will be held prior to the announcement with an official from Natural Resources Canada.

Location:
Westin Bayshore
1601 Bayshore Drive,
Vancouver, British Columbia
Technical Briefing:
Room: Marine Room
Date and Time:
Wednesday, May 14, 2014, at 2:30 p.m. PDT
Dial-in #: 613-960-7526 / 877-413-4814
Passcode: 1188830
Announcement:
Room: Marine Room
Date and Time:
Wednesday, May 14, 2014, at 3:30 p.m. PDT
Dial-in# (audio only): 613-960-7527 / 877-413-4815
Passcode: 5045256

The technical briefing is not for attribution and is for background information only. No cameras or recording devices will be allowed.

Contact Information

  • Media may contact:
    Alexandra Lemieux
    Press Secretary
    Office of Canada's Minister of Natural Resources
    613-996-2007

    Media Relations
    Natural Resources Canada, Ottawa
    613-992-4447