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Brandon University upgrades research facility to support clean technology in Manitoba

Brandon University is currently upgrading the Micro-analytical facility’s building, equipment, and software to expand its analytical testing services and other supports to industry. In particular, upgrades will further support the environmental, construction, and mining resource industries to test and research sustainable clean technology solutions.

While in Brandon, Terry Duguid, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Economic Development and Official Languages (Western Economic Diversification Canada), announced an investment of $335,000 to assist BU with upgrades to the Micro-analytical facility and create up to 16 jobs. Delivered through Western Economic Diversification Canada in Manitoba, this announcement was made on behalf of Mélanie Joly, Minister of Economic Development and Official Languages.