Science Workshop

Welcome to the Science Workshop

The Science Workshop provides technical support to many researchers and teachers in the Faculty of Science, in addition to other University units. The Workshop has five highly skilled technicians who have access to an excellent complement of machine tools providing complete CNC and manual machine shop services, Computer-Aided Design and welding. The technical staff have experience on campus and a thorough knowledge of University needs. Assistance can be provided at any stage of a project, from design through selection of materials and process of fabrication. The department also operates a technical stores area, giving the Faculty easy access to a wide variety of hardware, fasteners, metals, plastics, etc.

Contact us

Science A Building
Room 07 (SA 07)

Hours of Operation
Monday through Friday
8:00am to 4:00pm

Phone: (403) 220-5576
Fax: (403) 220-0599

Available Equipment and Services

CNC Lathe

CNC 3 Axis milling Machines

CNC 5 Axis milling Machines

3D Printing

Conventional Lathes and Milling Machines

Radial Arm Drill Press

Sheet metal fabrication

4-Foot Hydraulic Sheet Metal Shear

4-Foot Sheet Metal Brake

4-Foot Sheet Metal Rollers

Surface grinding machine

Leak Detection

Sand Blasting


Welding (MIG, TIG, SMAW, Oxy Fuel welding (OFW))

Precision machining

Cad Cam programming

Vacuum techniques

High pressure systems


Cryogenic techniques

Scientific equipment maintenance and installation

Vacuum pump repair

Numerous years of experience in R/D fields



Heat Treatment


Large Sheet Metal Work

Cylindrical Grinding

Laser Cutting

Water Jet Cutting