Christine de Groot

 

Roles and responsibilities

Leader of Assessment Services

Metrology Research Centre

Responsible for the Calibration Laboratory Assessment Service (CLAS)

Current research and/or projects

In Canada, the accreditation of calibration laboratories is the shared responsibility of the Standards Council of Canada (SCC) and CLAS. My responsibilities include the assurance that CLAS continues to meet and maintain its international recognition as the assessment service provider for Canadian calibration laboratories in support of the Canadian National Measurement System.

Education

B.Eng., Building Engineering, Concordia University, Centre for Building Studies, 1991

Diploma, Architectural Technology, Vanier College, 1987

Professional activities/interests

Professional Engineers Ontario

Previous work experience

November 2005 - December 2018

Construction Research Centre

Evaluation Officer, Canadian Construction Materials Centre (CCMC)

Evaluation of innovative construction materials and products.  The evaluations include the
development of test methods to determine the performance of the product based on the
requirements of the National Building Code of Canada (NBC).  Provided opinions for innovative
products used in roofing, cladding and building envelope.  CCMC evaluations are used for
decision-making by regulatory officials and architects, engineers, contractors and specification
writers.

Christine de Groot

Christine de Groot

Leader
Metrology
1200 Montreal Road
Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0R6
Preferred language: English
Telephone: 613-998-6813

Expertise

Sciences, Engineering, Technology, Technology transfer