SIMTReC – Centre for Structural Innovation and Monitoring Technologies Inc. (formerly know as ISIS Canada Resource Centre) was established to address the system wide application of structural health management by producing wireless sensor network technology and structural and data analysis tools.

The objective of the SIMTReC Resource Centre is to provide a national service for the advancement of SHM as a means of establishing the safety and useful life of existing bridges, structures and buildings and to employ the use of FRPs as a reinforcing and strengthening material for civil infrastructure. The SIMTReC Resource

Centre provides industrial and institutional support not otherwise available in Canada.

The Resource Centre Provides:

  • SHM system design
  • System construction
  • Sensor installation
  • Live data site maintenance
  • Data management and processing
  • Field testing
  • Web-based monitoring
  • Design Manuals (Civionics Specifications)
  • Assistance of demonstration projects
  • System performance assessment
  • Structural performance assessment
  • Technical support
  • Independent testing facilities
  • Field training and workshops
  • Materials testing