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Facilities and Equipment


Laboratoire du CTGN

  • NGTC has a modern, well-equipped laboratory space of nearly 750 m2 (~8000 ft2) and provides accredited services that meet the requirements of international standard ISO/EIC 17025: 2017
  • Laboratory facilities:

Natural gas feed of up to 60 psig
Electrical outlets: 120V, 240V, 480V and 600V
Compressed air feed of up to 120 psig
Cooling systems with liquid cooling temperatures ranging from -5°C to 80°C
Fume hood

  • Secure work areas and test areas to ensure client confidentiality

  • Instruments with state-of-the-art technology, including an infrared camera, remote data acquisition systems, gas combustion analyzers and measuring equipment (flow meter, gas meter and temperature, humidity and pressure gauges).

  • Specialized test benches

Climate chamber to produce temperature ranging from -30°C to 40°C

Thermal comfort test bench with an exterior wall simulator linked to the climate chamber

North America's only infrared workstation for characterizing the heating profiles of infrared equipment
Test bench
for tools used in natural gas distribution networks

  • Mechanics workshop

  • Calibration test station to validate instruments