WINNERS: 2018 Applied Research / Technology Report Contest

The Canadian Technology Accreditation Board (CTAB) is pleased to announce the winners of the 2018 National Applied Research / Technology Report Contest:

  • 1st Place $1,000 Authors: Ahmed Saleh Al-Baker, Ahmed Ibrahim Al-Heidous,
    Mohammed Ahmad Al-Enazi

    College of the North Atlantic - Qatar – Chemical Processing Engineering Technology
    Title: “Natural Gas Liquid Recovery Plant Design, Simulation and Optimization.”
  • 2nd Place $500 Author: Dan Chaisson
    New Brunswick Community College (NBCC) – Moncton Campus, Moncton, New Brunswick –
    Electrical Engineering Technology – Alternate Energy
    Title: “Turbulent Flow Solar Water Heater Project.”

  • 3rd Place $250 Author: Mike Rushton
    New Brunswick Community College (NBCC) – Miramichi Campus, Miramichi, New Brunswick –
    Environmental Technology
    Title: “Petroleum Hydrocarbon (PHC) Contamination Attributed to Asphalt Leachate in Soil.”

Honourable mention is given to the following two submissions (in no particular order) rounding
off the top 5:

Authors: Haseeb Ahmed and Mouhsin Hassan
College of the North Atlantic – Qatar – Process Automation Engineering Technology
Title: “Design a Safety Control System for the Instrument Air Supply in a Qapco Plant.”

Authors: Matthew McLaughlin and Andrew Jantzen
Nova Scotia Community College (NSCC) – Ivany Campus – Electronic Engineering Technology
Title: “Muscle Unit Action Potential Data Acq

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