$269,000 donation helps fund new lab at BCIT

Written by  Mike Edwards Wednesday, 07 January 2009 09:20
BURLINGTON, ON - Terming it an investment in engineers of the future, Endress+Hauser Canada ( is donating $269,000 in hardware and software to fund a new measurement laboratory for students in the Automation and Instrumentation program at the British Columbia Institute of Technology ( in Burnaby. The 2008 contribution by the Burlington, ON-based process measurement engineering services and solutions provider extends over three years.

The new, 867 square-foot laboratory will consist of six student work stations and contain such equipment as advanced flow technologies, “Time of Flight” level measurement instrumentation, pressure and temperature measurement and liquid analysis.
Mike Edwards

Mike Edwards

Editorial Director: Ryerson Polytechnical Institute electronic engineering technologist with over a decade of manufacturing experience and 20-plus years in technical publishing, is also trained in hydraulics, electro-pneumatics, bearings, mechanical CAD software, sensors, motor drives and electric motors.


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