West CaRD and EnviroTREC announced in October 2011 that they had signed a Memorandum of Agreement. WestCaRD is a Not-For-Profit, which partners Standard Aero and General Electric in a unique facility at the Winnipeg Airport. The object of WestCaRD is to promote, perform, support, enable, or otherwise facilitate both R&D and technology development activities in aerospace. EnviroTREC welcomes the addition of WestCaRD to Manitoba and to the gas turbine engine test world. This partnership began with a co-hosting of a Business to Business procurement development event on November 28th, followed by a partnering of the Aerospace Ice Crystal Testing Conference on November 29th and 30th.