REMINDER/Media Advisory: Minister Oliver to Discuss Benefits of Keystone XL
March 5, 2014 - Ottawa, Ontario
The Honourable Joe Oliver, Canada's Minister of Natural Resources, will tour the pipe yard for TransCanada's Houston Lateral Project tomorrow. The Houston Lateral Project, which will transport oil to Houston refineries, will become an integrated component of the Keystone Pipeline system. The Minister will be joined by the Honourable Diana McQueen, Alberta's Minister of Energy and Russ Girling, President and CEO of TransCanada Corporation.
A media availability and photo opportunity with the Minister will follow the tour. A mandatory safety briefing will be required to enter the facility. Closed-toe shoes are required. Photo identification will be required.
Media should pre-register for the tour by 5:00 p.m. EST Tuesday, March 4, at 613-992-4447 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Date: Wednesday, March 5, 2014
Location: Transportation for registered media to the event will depart
from the following address. Please note transportation will
leave promptly at 8:00 a.m. CST.
The Hilton Americas Hotel
Avenida de las Americas entrance (East entrance)
1600 Lamar Street
Director of Communications
Office of Canada's Minister of Natural Resources
Natural Resources Canada