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MP Cheryl Gallant Thanks Community for Participation in AECL Consultation

MP Cheryl Gallant Thanks Community for Participation in AECL Consultation

  (Above) MP Cheryl Gallant and Sam Suppiah, Manager of Hydrogen Isotope Technology,  speak with Paul Kwon, an engineer from Tyne Engineering Inc. on the important services and equipment at Chalk River Labs which allow Canadian technology companies to remain competitive in the international marketplace. Chalk River, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant MP, Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke, is pleased […]

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MP Cheryl Gallant Confirms AECL/Chalk River Laboratories Role in Nuclear Non-Proliferation

MP Cheryl Gallant Confirms AECL/Chalk River Laboratories Role in Nuclear Non-Proliferation

Ottawa, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, MP Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke, is pleased to highlight the role Atomic Energy of Canada (AECL) technology plays in supporting international nuclear security. “With the recent announcement by Prime Minister Stephen Harper in Seoul, South Korea that Canada was committing a further $367 million over five years to fund nuclear security, it is […]

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MP Cheryl Gallant Encourages Local “CREATE” Committee to Express Interest in the Future of the Chalk River Laboratories

MP Cheryl Gallant Encourages Local “CREATE” Committee to Express Interest in the Future of the Chalk River Laboratories

CHALK RIVER, ONTARIO — MP Cheryl Gallant, (Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke) recently met with members of “CREATE;” (Chalk River Employees Ad hoc TaskforcE for a National Laboratory) to encourage their participation in the “request for expression of interest” that is currently taking place regarding the future of the AECL/Chalk River Laboratories (CRL). “I am pleased to confirm that […]

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MP Cheryl Gallant Encourages Participation in AECL Consultation

MP Cheryl Gallant Encourages Participation in AECL Consultation

Chalk River, Ontario-Cheryl Gallant MP, Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke, is encouraging all employees of Atomic Energy of Canada (AECL), present and past, to participate in the request for opinions by the Government of Canada on how it should proceed in the restructuring of AECL. “I have taken this opportunity to send a letter to all current employees asking […]

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MP CHERYL GALLANT WELCOMES ANNOUNCEMENT BY GOVERNMENT OF CANADA SEEKING INTEREST IN AECL LABORATORIES

MP CHERYL GALLANT WELCOMES ANNOUNCEMENT BY GOVERNMENT OF CANADA SEEKING INTEREST IN AECL LABORATORIES

CHALK RIVER, ONTARIO — Cheryl Gallant, MP, Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke, welcomed the announcement by the Honourable Joe Oliver, Canada’s Minister of Natural Resources, on the launching of a process inviting Expression of Interest in the activities of Atomic Energy of Canada Limited’s (AECL’s) Nuclear Laboratories. This process will allow the Government to benefit from the experiences of organizations, domestic or […]

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MP Gallant Supports Integrity in National Research

MP Gallant Supports Integrity in National Research

Cheryl Gallant, MP, Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke, welcomed the response from our Conservative Government to protect the integrity of Canadian researchers. In response recently to a question from MP Gallant, Federal Science and Technology Minister Gary Goodyear confirmed that recipients of Federal research grants must waive the right not to be named in order to be eligible for […]

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Cheryl Gallant, MP welcomes Bob Izumi to the Parliamentary Outdoors Caucus

Cheryl Gallant, MP welcomes Bob Izumi to the Parliamentary Outdoors Caucus

Ottawa, Ontario… Cheryl Gallant, MP, was pleased recently to play host to Outdoors Sportsman and Television personality Bob Izumi in Ottawa recently. Bob was in Ottawa to address the Parliamentary Outdoors Caucus regarding the importance to our local economy of the multi-billion dollar sport fishing industry. Cheryl is a founding member of the Outdoors Caucus. […]

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MP Gallant Takes Action on Jobs

Laurentian Hills, Chalk River Laboratories- “It is a well established fact that communities have greater success assisting existing businesses hire additional employees than trying to attract new businesses to set up here,” stated Cheryl Gallant, MP Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke. “That was the idea behind my invitation to Ottawa Valley businesses to make a presentation to the Chalk […]

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MP Gallant Welcomes AECL Restructuring Announcement Chalk River Laboratories excluded from deal

Chalk River, Ontario… Cheryl Gallant, MP Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke, welcomed the news the uncertainty regarding the future of Atomic Energy of Canada (AECL) is over with the announcement that the CANDU Reactor Division of (AECL) has been sold. Under the terms of the agreement, SNC-Lavalin, through its wholly owned subsidiary CANDU Energy, will take over the CANDU […]

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