Machine Shop

We offer a large variety of machine shop services to the university community, such as feasibility evaluation, conception, development, production planning, and fabrication of experimental prototypes or scientific mechanical components.


  • Precision machining
  • Cad Cam programming
  • Numerical controlled machining
  • Specialised welding techniques (orbital,mig,tig,oxy)
  • Vacuum techniques
  • Helium leak checking
  • High pressure systems
  • Metallurgy
  • Cryogenic techniques
  • Scientific equipment maintenance and installation
  • Vacuum pumps repair
  • Sheet metal fabrication
  • Cabinet making
  • Numerous years of experience in R/D fields

Contact Information

STEM Complex, room 020
150 Louis-Pasteur Pvt
Ottawa, ON, Canada K1N 6N5

Telephone: (613) 562-5800, extensions 6778 and 6765

Hours of Operation

September to May:

Monday to Friday, 8:00 a.m. to noon and 1:00 p.m. to 4:15 p.m.
June to August:
Monday to Friday, 8:00 a.m. to noon and 1:00 p.m. to 3:15 p.m.

Hourly Rates

Internal: $25/hour
External: $60 - $100/hour


  • Hervé Beaudoin, Shop Supervisor,
  • Benoît Raymond, Mechanical System Specialist
  • Brent G. Cotter, Mechanical System Specialist
  • Roch Thibault,  Technical Agent
  • Lee Sorensen, Scientific System Specialist
  • Olivier Demers, Shop Technician
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