The NRC’s Professional commitment to you

The National Research Council of Canada (NRC) is the Government of Canada’s premier research organization supporting business innovation, the advancement of scientific knowledge, and delivering policy solutions for government. At the NRC’s Construction Research Centre, our diverse research facilities, expertise, and customized technical advice make us an important collaborator in addressing critical challenges facing the Canadian construction industry such as climate and disaster resilience, sustainability and lifecycle performance, the flexibility and liveability of the built environment and the well-being of occupants.

We have business advisors available to help advise you on the range of support available at the NRC for your projects from acoustics to building envelope, fire safety, human factors, energy performance and indoor environmental conditions. We approach your projects with integrated expertise in materials and building science, and performance evaluation to examine holistic effects of the built environment.

Work with us if you’re interested in:

  • advancing the development and commercialization of innovative products and systems to achieve a better built environment
  • collaborating on strategic research projects to help de-risk your innovative ideas
  • improving your organization’s products, validating their compliance and/or increasing their market accessibility
  • accessing the NRC’s facilities and expertise to advance your innovations


Christopher Pezoulas, Business Advisor
Telephone: 613-993-9502