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Media Advisory: Harper Government to Make Shipbuilding Announcement

Mar 6 2013 12:00AM



HALIFAX, NOVA SCOTIA -- (Marketwire) -- 03/06/13 -- The Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Public Works and Government Services and Minister for Status of Women, and the Honourable Peter MacKay, Minister of National Defence, will make an important announcement about shipbuilding.

Date: Thursday, March 7, 2013Time: 9:00 a.m.(Atlantic)Location: Irving Shipbuilding's Halifax Shipyard Yard Training Room 3099 Barrington Street Halifax, Nova Scotia

(i)Photo opportunity and media availability


-- Media should arrive no later than 8:45 a.m.-- Media should report to security personnel at the gatehouse. A government-issued ID must be presented at the gatehouse.-- Media can park in Irving Shipbuilding's main Halifax Shipyard parking lot. Please note that parking is limited.-- Flat-soled shoes are recommended; steel-toed boots are preferred.

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Amber Irwin
Office of the Honourable Rona Ambrose

Media Relations
Public Works and Government Services Canada

Source: Marketwire

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