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National Research Council Canada-NRC

October 14, 2014 09:15 ET

Media Advisory: NRC to Improve Canadian Vehicle Fleet Performance

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Oct. 14, 2014) - The National Research Council of Canada (NRC) will make an important announcement to improve the safety, efficiency and reliability of Canada's military, trucking, and public transportation vehicles. Members of the transportation industry will be in attendance. Transport Canada and the Canadian Transportation Equipment Association will offer testimonials on key initiatives.

Following the announcement, members of the media are invited to tour some of NRC's unique facilities such as the climatic testing facility, the heavy structural dynamics lab, the heavy vehicle tilt facilities, and the 9-metre wind tunnel.

Spokespeople will be available to the media and for photo opportunities throughout the event. Flat, closed-toe shoes are required. Photo identification will be required.

Date: Wednesday, October 15, 2014
Time: 1:00 p.m. ET
Location: National Research Council of Canada
Uplands campus, Building U89
2320 Lester Road
Alert Road Entrance
Ottawa, ON K1V 1S2

Twitter: @nrc_cnrc

Contact Information

  • Media Relations Team
    National Research Council of Canada
    613-991-1431
    1-855-282-1637 (24/7)
    media@nrc-cnrc.gc.ca