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: Aquatic and Crop Resource Development
Location: SAS-1
Targeted industry: Biomanufacturing, Agricultural Technologies, Crop Development, Food Safety and Quality, Indoor Farming / Greenhouse Technologies, Nutrition and Nutritional Properties, Value Added Food Ingredients, Human Nutrition, Natural-compound Bioactives