Western Economic Diversification Canada



Western Economic Diversification Canada

January 21, 2013 14:14 ET

Media Advisory: Minister Yelich to Participate in Western Canada's Shipbuilding Action Plan Events on January 22, 2013

VICTORIA, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Jan. 21, 2013) -

9:30 a.m. - The Honourable Lynne Yelich, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification, will announce support to strengthen training and work opportunities in the shipbuilding industry.

Location:

Applied Research/Trades Shop
Drysdale Building, Camosun College
4661 Interurban Campus
Victoria, BC

ESQUIMALT, BRITISH COLUMBIA

11:00 a.m. - The Honourable Lynne Yelich, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification, will participate in a grand opening ceremony for the Industrial Marine Training and Applied Research Centre.

Location:

Adjacent to Esquimalt Graving Dock
#1 Maplebank Road
Esquimalt, BC

Due to space limitations, media must RSVP to maria.ivancic@wd-deo.gc.ca in advance.

Contact Information

  • For more information (media only):
    Jerra Kosick
    Office of the Minister
    Western Economic Diversification
    613-954-8097

    Logistics only: Jaime Burke
    Regional Communications Manager
    Western Economic Diversification Canada
    604-666-1318