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Record 1 2005-04-20


Subject field(s)
  • National Bodies and Committees (Canadian)
  • Scientific Research Facilities
  • Construction

The Institute for Research in Construction (IRC), part of the National Research Council, is the leader in research, technology and innovation for the Canadian construction industry, the country's largest industrial sector. Through its research and in partnership with industry, the Institute works to improve the safety, durability and comfort of Canadian workplaces, homes and public infrastructure while helping builders become more competitive.


  • Organismes et comités nationaux canadiens
  • Installations de recherche scientifique
  • Construction

L'Institut de recherche en construction, qui fait partie du Conseil national de recherches, est le chef de file en recherche, en technologie et en innovation pour l'industrie canadienne de la construction, qui est le plus grand secteur industriel du pays. Grâce à ses travaux de recherche et en association avec l'industrie, l'Institut contribue à accroître la sécurité, la durabilité et le confort des lieux de travail, des habitations et des infrastructures publiques du Canada, tout en aidant les constructeurs canadiens à devenir plus compétitifs.


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