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CoastLab 2016 Organizers

Technical Tour

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The National Research Council of Canada (NRC) is the Government of Canada's premier research and technology organization (RTO).  Working closely with clients and partners, NRC provides innovation support, strategic research, scientific and technical services. 
 
A technical tour of the National Research Council’s Ocean, Coastal and River Engineering Ottawa research facilities will be organized on Thursday afternoon, May 12th.  The NRC facilities include three large 3D wave basins, 3 wave-current flumes, and a refrigerated ice tank.  For many decades NRC’s Ottawa labs have been a centre of excellence in Canada for physical modelling applied to coastal, port and offshore engineering and science.