List of BC Engineering and Manufacturing Companies Working on Covid-19 related Medical Supplies

List of BC Engineering and Manufacturing Companies Working on Covid-19 related Medical Supplies

Please add yourselves through the comment section under the correct heading as listed below. We update this list regularly. Full list can be found at https://manufacturingbc.org/covid-19-manufacturing-responders


Headings:
  • Active Manufacturing
  • Prototyping
  • Developing Concepts
  • Expressed Interest
  • Modelling and Analysis Solutions
  • Coordinating Efforts
  • 3D Printing Suppliers Offering Help

POST EXAMPLES

ACTIVELY MANUFACTURING
Portable Electric
clean portable power for mobile clinics, temporary triage centres, and mobile UPS for backup power for ventilators, and sensitive medical equipment.


ACTIVELY MANUFACTURING
AdvanTec Global Innovations (AGI)
  • ~200,000ft2 of ISO Certified manufacturing space in BC/AB. CWB/AWS/ASME
  • 8 acres of free yard space in AB. ~250 production staff that are able to pivot quickly (in house prototyping team). In-house CNC shop and can produce modular labs, clinics, hospital beds etc.
  • CNC retooling can be done quickly to facilitate plastics and manufacturing of plastic components.
  • glass/plexiglass cutting capability
  • Tempering Oven
  • A supply chain team, of 8, can assist in procurement and sourcing as well as logistics. AGI has formed a consortium with NewPro3D, Hydra Energy and GridGear as a response to the federal government call to action by industry.
Contact: Ivan.Zivkovic@Advantecglobal.com 778-241-2211)


PROTOTYPING
UBC Engineering Physics Project Lab
  • Can make face shield in volumes of thousands starting 3/24m
  • Working on UV N95 mask sterilization cabinets for every ward
  • Working on intubation enclosure. Testing in progress at St Paul’s Hospital.
  • Delivering products to Doctors as of March 23
  • Need: professional vendors who can provide:
  • Large format laser cutters that can cut 0.5mm PETG in either 4x8’ sheet or roll format
  • Assembly staff
  • Shipping of materials and finished product to hospitals
  • Connections to hospital procurement staff