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Media Advisory: Minister Sorenson and MP Chong to Tour Local Manufacturer and Make Announcement About New Mapping Technology

MONTREAL, QUEBEC -- (Marketwired) -- 08/15/14 -- On August 18, the Honourable Kevin Sorenson, Minister of State (Finance), and local Member of Parliament Michael Chong (Wellington-Halton Hills) will tour Communications and Power Industries Canada Inc. and announce an investment to support an innovative mapping technology that will help Canada more efficiently manage water, prepare for potential flooding, and avoid costly damage from flooding or drought.


Date:     Monday, August 18, 2014

Time:     3:30 p.m. (EDT)

Who:      The Honourable Kevin Sorenson, Minister of State (Finance)
          Member of Parliament Michael Chong, Wellington-Halton Hills
          CSA President, Walter Natynczyk

Where:    Communications and Power Industries Canada Inc.
          45 River Drive
          Georgetown, Ontario

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