Canada Awards for Excellence

Recipient Profile

Quebec Metallurgy Center

2023 Silver Recipient
Excellence, Innovation and Wellness®

Leader in applied research, the Quebec Metallurgy Center brings together a team of 49 employees to support the competitiveness of businesses, in a collaborative approach. Its expertise follows recent technological advances in metallurgy and sustainable metal transformation (ISO 9001 and 17025 environment) to offer concrete solutions to industrial problems as well as specialized training for workers, including non-destructive testing. Each year, the CMQ serves more than 200 manufacturing companies, 70% of which are SMEs. It offers research infrastructure on an area of approximately 60,000 square feet, worth nearly $40M.

Highly technological expertise and infrastructure, 4 areas of applied research and Energy Transition as a priority.

Metallurgy and Metal Processing


49 Employees

Building rehabilitation and phase 4 completed (2019); Phase 5 completed (2023); Some sectors of our customers.

“Mr. Marin and I are proud of the whole team. With audacity and hard work, the CMQ shines and becomes a key player in the development of Canada’s metallurgical industry and metal processing. Our centre is a success story to which everyone has contributed in their own way, over the years, months and weeks, starting with “choosing the CMQ” to achieve oneself.”

Mr. Nicolas Giguère , Deputy Manager and Research Director

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