Media Advisory - Opening of New Facility at Chalk River Laboratories

CHALK RIVER, ON, Oct. 17, 2016 /CNW/ - Canada's Minister of Natural Resources, the Honourable Jim Carr, and the Minister's Parliamentary Secretary, Kim Rudd, will deliver remarks at the inauguration of the new, state-of-the-art nuclear research facility at Chalk River Laboratories. The announcement will be preceded by a guided tour for media.

Minister Carr and Parliamentary Secretary Rudd will take questions from the media following the announcement.

Media must register online before noon, October 18, 2016, at


Chalk River Laboratories (Head Office)

286 Plant Road

Chalk River, Ontario K0J 1J0

Date and           

Wednesday, October 19, 2016


9:00 am EDT


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SOURCE Natural Resources Canada

For further information: Media may contact: Media Relations, Natural Resources Canada, Ottawa, 343-292-6100 ; Alexandre Deslongchamps, Office of the Minister of Natural Resources, 343-998-1533


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