WINNERS: 2017 Applied Research and Technology Report Contest

The Canadian Technology Accreditation Board (CTAB) is pleased to announce the winners of the 2017 National Applied Research / Technology Report Contest

  • 1st Place $1,000 Author: Jacob Woods
    Nova Scotia Community College (NSCC) – Annapolis Valley Campus, Middleton, Nova Scotia – Energy Sustainability Engineering Technology
    Title: “Integration of Lithium-ion Battery Storage – Analysis of storage and re-timing of solar energy for a home-heating application.”
  • 2nd Place $500 Author: Alex Tranq
    College of New Caledonia, Prince George, British Columbia – Natural Resources and Environmental Technology
    Title: “Evaluating the viability of western larch as a crop tree in the sub-boreal spruce zone: Year 19 results.”
  • 3rd Place $250 Author: Otto Akkerman, Philip Ripley and Miguel Landry
    New Brunswick Community College (NBCC) – Moncton Campus, Moncton, New Brunswick – Civil Engineering Technology – Construction Management
    Title: “Riverfront gateway project – design-build proposal.”


A very special thank you to all the institutions that submitted reports.



Candace Scott, CET
Chair, CTAB


Gordon Griffith, P.Eng., ing., FEC
Program Coordinator