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Rio Tinto Alcan Inc.

February 27, 2014 13:07 ET

Media Advisory: The National Research Council of Canada to Announce a Partnership with Rio Tinto Alcan

SAGUENAY, QUÉBEC--(Marketwired - Feb. 27, 2014) - The Honourable Denis Lebel, Minister of Infrastructure, Communities and Intergovernmental Affairs and Minister of the Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec, on behalf of the Honourable Greg Rickford, Minister of State (Science and Technology), will announce a five-year partnership between the National Research Council of Canada and Rio Tinto Alcan.

Media are invited and will have the opportunity to visit the research facilities.

Date: Friday, February 28, 2014
Time: 10:00 a.m. ET
Location: Aluminium Technology Centre
National Research Council of Canada
501 University Boulevard East
Saguenay, Quebec G7H 8C3

Twitter: @nrc_cnrc

Contact Information

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

    Claudine Gagnon
    Senior Advisor, Media Relations
    Rio Tinto Alcan
    514-377-4914

    Scott French, Director of Communications
    and Parliamentary Affairs Office of the Minister of State
    (Science and Technology) (Federal Economic Development
    Initiative for Northern Ontario)
    613-943-6177