OTTAWA, June 14, 2011 /CNW/ - The Canadian Nuclear Association (CNA)
will hold its quarterly Board meeting in Port Hope, Ontario this Fall
to show support for the pivotal role the municipality plays in Canada's
"Port Hope is home to the longest-running nuclear processing facility in
Canada. We want to showcase the innovative role our industry has played
to build on this proud legacy of achievement, and our continued efforts
to create a prosperous future for the people in the community," said
Ms. Denise Carpenter, CNA President and CEO.
"We are very pleased the CNA has chosen Port Hope as the location for
their Fall meeting. The Municipality is proud to be a member of the
nuclear industry community and pleased to welcome the CNA Board
members. We look forward to the opportunity to showcase Port Hope as a
great place to live, work and play," said Port Hope Mayor Linda
While the agenda and details of the meeting are not yet confirmed, a
familiarization tour of Port Hope will be planned for Board members
that will focus on the licensed nuclear facilities, as well as the
areas designated for clean up as part of the Port Hope Area Initiative.
The CNA represents 95 companies who work in the Canadian nuclear
industry. Our opportunity is to build a better world by applying
nuclear science to a broad range of uses. We are more than 70,000
Canadians, supporting nuclear medicine, exploring and mining uranium,
generating power, and advancing Canada's nuclear advantage worldwide.
Please visit us online at www.cna.ca and follow us on our Blog, Twitter, and Facebook pages to participate
in our "TalkNuclear" conversation.
SOURCE CANADIAN NUCLEAR ASSOCIATION
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Canadian Nuclear Association