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- Ottawa, Ontario

Research Centre: Automotive and Surface Transportation
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- London, Ontario

Research Centre: Automotive and Surface Transportation
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- Ottawa, Ontario

Research Centre: Automotive and Surface Transportation
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- Ottawa, Ontario

Research Centre: Automotive and Surface Transportation
Industry: Bioproducts
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- Ottawa, Ontario

Research Centre: Automotive and Surface Transportation
In the automotive industry, new technologies are constantly being developed to respond to increasingly stringent regulations and manufacturing requirements. To successfully compete on the global stage, auto manufacturers must find new ways of controlling design and development costs, streamlining fabrication processes and responding quickly to rapidly changing market needs.
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- Ottawa, Ontario

Research Centre: Automotive and Surface Transportation
Passengers travelling on sleek, high-speed trains around the world may soon find new models lighter and faster due to a surprising new fabric reinforcing their components: flax fibres. Used around the globe in clothing, table linens and stationery, these fibres are three times as strong as cotton and just as strong as—but considerably lighter than—glass, a prominent component in parts used in ground transportation vehicles.