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State-of-the Art Cold Weather Testing Centre officially opens in Thompson, Manitoba

October 29, 2010
Thompson, Manitoba

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The Honourable Lynne Yelich, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification.
Minister Yelich speaking at the Grand Opening of the GLACIER/EnviroTREC facility.

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The Honourable Lynne Yelich, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification.
Bob Hastings, EnviroTREC; John R. McDougall, NRC Canada; Minister of State Lynne Yelich; David Ayton, Rolls-Royce Canada; Walter Di Bartolomeo, Pratt & Whitney Canada Limited; Minister Peter Bjornson, Minister Steve Ashton; Mayor Tim Johnston; John Jastremski, MDS.

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The Honourable Lynne Yelich, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification.
Minister Yelich joining with federal, provincial and industry leaders for the official GLACIER/EnviroTREC ribbon cutting.

The Honourable Lynne Yelich, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification and the Honourable Peter Bjornson, Manitoba Minister of Entrepreneurship, Training and Trade today joined Rolls-Royce Canada Limited, Pratt & Whitney Canada, the National Research Council Canada (NRC), and other aerospace industry representatives to celebrate the grand opening of the Global Aerospace Centre for Icing and Environmental Research (GLACIER) facility and the not-for-profit Environmental Test, Research and Education Center (EnviroTREC).  News Release >