Our services

Applied Research Projects

Partnering with  industry to access provincial or federal applied research grants.


Knowledge to Practice Projects

  • Design, development and delivery of customized training and short courses
  • Interactive workshop/seminar sessions
  • Specialized training with industry experts
  • Experiential learning opportunities
  • A newsletter once every two-months
  • Customized technology demonstrations
  • Field site product demonstration
  • Industry-specific events and symposia
  • Networking events
  • Open houses – testing facility and personnel
  • Participation at trade shows and other venues with or on behalf of partners
  • Presentation of results at conferences
  • Publishing in peer-reviewed literature
  • Rental of space and equipment

Fee for Service Technical and Business Projects

 

  • Providing access to cutting-edge technology a company doesn’t have in-house;
  • Assessing new technologies to improve productivity;
  • Guiding the selection of specialized technical equipment;
  • Assisting the implementation of a new technology, and
  • Providing market and business/competitive intelligence.
  • Assistance with product development and commercialization
  • Process review
  • Reverse engineering
  • Field trials/simulation

 

  • Concept ideation and design review
  • Design services
  • Performance monitoring and management
  • Proof of concept
  • Scientific and technological monitoring
  • Scientific report writing
  • Technology and workflow consultation
  • Technology evaluation/validation
  • Provincial and federal grant proposal development
  • Report preparation on R&D results

Interactive Visit Program*

This program provides qualified companies up to 20 hours of access to the equipment, facilities and expertise of our centre in order to solve a specific business or technical challenge.

Potential Interactive Visits may include:

  • Providing access to cutting-edge technology a company doesn’t have in-house;
  • Assessing new technologies to improve productivity;
  • Guiding the selection of specialized technical equipment;
  • Assisting the implementation of a new technology
  • Providing market and business/competitive intelligence

*Participation in the Interactive Visit Program is subject to Tech-Access Canada Approval. Learn more about the Interactive Visit Program‚Äč


Centre Programs

  • Suncor’s Permanent Aquatic Storage Structure (PASS) Program
    • Polymer screening and validation for Suncor’s PASS Application
  • COSIA’s Membrane Technology Assessment Program (MTAP)
    • High-temperature, high-pressure membrane assessment program
  • Online Water Cut Measurement Technology Assessment Program
    • High temperature, high pressure testing of instruments (oil-in-water loop)
    • High temperature, high pressure testing of sensors (water-in-oil loop)