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REF NO.: 139

SUBJECT: Significant investment for new Process Engineering Design and Research Lab at Memorial University

DATE: Feb. 17

Note to editors:
There will be a news conference held on Friday, Feb. 19, to announce an investment to create a new Process Engineering Design and Research Laboratory at Memorial University.
Participants include Dr. Christopher Loomis, president and vice-chancellor pro tempore of Memorial University; Mark MacLeod, Atlantic Canada manager for Chevron Canada; Glenn Janes, chief executive officer of the Research and Development Corporation of Newfoundland and Labrador; and Dr. Faisal Khan, acting chair of process engineering at Memorial.
The event will take place at 10:30 a.m. in the Beatrice Watts Boardroom (room IIC-2014) of the Inco Innovation Centre, Memorial University, St. John’s Campus.
A reception will follow.
Media agencies are invited to send representatives to the event.
Limited parking is available. Call 691-5027 for details.

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For further information, please contact Jackey Locke, communications co-ordinator, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science, Memorial University of Newfoundland, at (709) 737-8287 or (709) 691-5027 or


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