Newcastle MP Tim Owen visits HMRI

Aug 17 2011

The State Member for Newcastle, Tim Owen, paid his first official visit to HMRI today to catch up on research developments and tour the new building site.

He was briefed by HMRI Chairman Bob Kennedy, Foundation Chairman Glenn Turner, Director Maree Gleeson, HMRI economist Chris Doran and researchers Paul Foster (VIVA), Stephen Ackland (cancer) and Nikola Bowden, among others.

Construction workers were preparing the HMRI Building roof for a major concrete pour during the MP’s visit.