Manufacturing and Fabrication


The Surface Engineering team develops new industrial materials, material processing technologies, and provides technical services for Alberta’s manufacturing and resource industries. The team serves more than 100 customers.

 Technology Development

  • Design and development of coatings and overlays for oil and gas
  • In-house PTAW and GMAW facilities
  • Process development

Additive Manufacturing

  • De-risking and selecting technologies
  • Consumable design and development – metals, polymers and composites
  • Equipment and process development


  • Technical training courses
  • Operator training courses