NRC facilities


The National Research Council (NRC) offers Canadian businesses access to unique research infrastructure as well as the experts to optimize its use. This includes aerospace engineering and manufacturing, astronomy, high-throughput DNA sequencing, photonics, biotechnology and nanotechnology – to name just a few. Access to these facilities allows innovative businesses to pursue blue sky R&D opportunities here in Canada, while lowering the risks associated with R&D and accelerating product development.

Research Centre: Energy, Mining and Environment
Location: Mississauga
Targeted industry: Advanced Materials, Aerospace Manufacturing, Automotive Manufacturing, Medical Devices / Systems Manufacturing, Clean Technologies, Eco-friendly Energy
Research Centre: Ocean, Coastal and River Engineering
Location: Montreal Road Campus
Targeted industry: Eco-friendly Energy, Renewable Energy, Water and Wastewater Technologies, Civil infrastructure, Modeling and Simulation Technologies, Ocean Technologies, Marine