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News: Lieutenant Governor of Nova Scotia Visits Grantec For Facility Tour

March 30, 2011

On March 30, 2011, Grantec Engineering Consultants Inc. was very honoured to host a visit at Grantec by the Lieutenant Governor of Nova Scotia, The Honourable Mayann E. Francis, O.N.S., DHumL. During the facility tour, Richard M. Grant, M..Eng., P.Eng., President of Grantec Engineering, briefed Her Honour on several of Grantec's leading edge projects, including the work performed for the analysis and design of the Sequoia Detector Vessel for the Spallation Neutron Source (SNS) Project at Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL), in Oak Ridge, Tennessee. In addition, Rick also briefed Her Honour on the work that has been performed in regard to offshore safety and the critical revisions to the Canadian and International offshore standards in the area of fire and explosion safety. Photographs from the visit now follow.

Richard M. Grant, M.Eng., P.Eng. and Her Honour, The Lieutenant Governor of Nova Scotia, The Honourable Mayann E. Francis, O.N.S., DHumL Rick showing Her Honour one of the recent computer simulations performed by Grantec.

Richard Grant Grantec Engineering Lieutenant Governor

Lieutenant Governor Grantec Facility

The Honourable Mayann E. Francis, O.N.S., DHumL at Grantec during the presentations by Richard M. Grant on the Spallation Neutron Source (SNS) Project and Offshore Safety.

The Honourable Mayann E. Francis, O.N.S., DHumL at Grantec examining a component from a Safety Critical System on an Offshore Production Platform, during the presentation by Richard M. Grant on Offshore Safety.

Lieutenant Governor Grantec Facility

From Left to Right: Bradley Poirier, EIT (Grantec), The Lieutenant Governor of Nova Scotia The Honourable Mayann E. Francis, O.N.S., DHumL, and Richard M. Grant, P.Eng. (Grantec)

Lieutenant Governor Grantec Facility Richard Grant

We would like to express our most sincere gratitude to the Lieutenant Governor of Nova Scotia, The Honourable Mayann E. Francis, O.N.S., DHumL for honouring us with her visit to Grantec and her interest in our initiatives.  We would also like to sincerely thank Her Honour's staff for making Her Honour's visit with us possible.

Photos by: Alex MacAulay, Alex MacAulay Photographers www.amphoto.com

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