• Need a productivity and industrial competitiveness expert?

    For more than 45 years,
    CRIQ has been providing
    the broadest range of
    innovation services in Québec.

  • Interested in becoming a partner?

    Work with CRIQ and help
    create a leverage effect across
    the manufacturing industry!

  • You’re a public body looking for a neutral expert?

    Choose CRIQ to save
    time and money!

  • SME or multinational?

    It pays to choose CRIQ!

  • Immunity TestPerform specialized tests and trials at CRIQ

    CRIQ provides the broadest range of specialized tests and trials available in Québec, making state-of-the-art equipment available to you in its laboratories. In addition , CRIQ is able to provide you with personalized support, customized training, a choice of flexible scheduling and timeliness.

    For more information, contact France Auger: 418-659-1550 / 1-800-667-2386, ext. 2248,  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .



    EMC Tests



    Mechanical, Acoustic, Climate, and Vibration Tests 



    Qualification Testing in Hostile Environments 



    Acceleration Testing 



    Chemical and Microbiological Analyses

  • R&D ProjectInnovate with us

    CRIQ carries out R & D projects in almost all sectors of economic activity. Our experts deliver projects that match your ambitions, always with an eye to profitability and technology development. R&D projects that might be helpful to other Québec businesses may be eligible for CRIQ’s research and innovation program (PRI).

    For more on what our team of experts can do for you, please contact one of our industrial advisers today.



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  • Partenaires de rechercheWorking together to create a stronger industry

    CRIQ is the driving force behind ambitious projects that aim to come up with solutions to issues deemed priorities. These include energy efficiency and boosting the forest industry. Thanks to a tried-and-tested project management approach, CRIQ has delivered large-scale projects bringing together industry stakeholders, government representatives, research centres, and educational institutions.

    For more on large-scale projects, contact Laurent Côté today: 418-659-1550 / 1-800-667-2386, ext. 2271,  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .



    Carbon monoxide biosequestration and energy-repurposing project using microalgae



    Making better use of wood fiber



    Squeezing the goodness out of wild blueberries through anthocyanin production


    Forest Biomass Extracts



  • LaboratoryCRIQ carries out its R&D projects, tests, demonstrations, and specialized analyses using state-of-the-art facilities and equipment:

    - 3D Printing laboratory
    - Extraction laboratory
    - Electromagnetic compatibility tests laboratory
    - Artificial vision laboratory
    - Biofiltration laboratory
    - Aerospace testing and certification laboratory



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    of CRIQ’s facilities.


November 20, 2014
CRIQ-ADRIQ partnership: A new innovation prize for the manufacturing sector

CRIQ and Association pour le développement de la recherche et de l’innovation du Québec (ADRIQ) awarded its first Prix Manufacturier to the Ecorad company at the 24th annual Prix Innovation gala held last night in Montréal. This new award is given to a manufacturi... Read more

November 20, 2014
Technology partnership prize awarded to CRIQ and Resolute Forest Products at the 24th Annual ADRIQ Prix Innovation Gala

CRIQ and Resolute Forest Products were jointly awarded the ADRIQ Prix Partenariat technologique for their conversion of the Resolute plant in La Doré, Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean into a sawmill of the future. They received this distinction at the Association pour le dév... Read more