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University of Manitoba – Advanced Satellite Integration Facility (ASIF) – funding announcement

May 20, 2014
Winnipeg, Manitoba

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Minister Rempel attends the federal funding announcement for the University of Manitoba’s Advanced Satellite Integration Facility.

Minister Rempel announces funding to the University of Manitoba’s Advanced Satellite Integration Facility (ASIF), co-located with Magellan Aerospace.

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Minister Rempel attends the federal funding announcement for the University of Manitoba’s Advanced Satellite Integration Facility.

L-R: Lawrence Toet, Member of Parliament for Elmwood—Transcona; Dr. Jonathon Beddoes, Professor and Dean of Engineering, University of Manitoba; Minister Rempel; Don Boitson, Vice President and General Manager, Magellan Aerospace, Winnipeg; Dr. David Barnard, President and Vice Chancellor, University of Manitoba

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Minister Rempel attends the federal funding announcement for the University of Manitoba’s Advanced Satellite Integration Facility.

Minister Rempel and Don Boitson, Vice President and General Manager, Magellan Aerospace, Winnipeg, review schematics during a tour of the facilities.

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Minister Rempel attends the federal funding announcement for the University of Manitoba’s Advanced Satellite Integration Facility.

L-R: CNC Machine operator at Magellan; Don Boitson, Vice President and General Manager, Magellan Aerospace, Winnipeg; Dr. Jonathan Beddoes, Professor and Dean of Engineering, University of Manitoba; and Minister Rempel viewing a state-of-the-art high speed CNC precision machining centre.

Today the Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification announced $2.4 million in support of the University of Manitoba (U of M) to increase skills development and technology commercialization in Winnipeg through the Advanced Satellite Integration Facility (ASIF). News Release >