NRC Ocean, Coastal and Rivers Engineering (NRC OCRE)

The NRC Ocean, Coastal and Rivers Engineering (NRC OCRE) facilities are located in St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador and supports a broad cross section of industry sectors by developing creative and practical solutions to engineering challenges in rivers, lakes and marine environments.

NRC OCRE offers specialized consulting and applied research services in ocean engineering, coastal engineering, solutions for water resources management, marine safety standards and technologies, as well as marine renewable energy assessments and technology. Its work supports industries that operate in harsh environments characterized by ice, wave, wind and cold temperature. OCRE serves the needs of clients in a variety of sectors, including: offshore oil and gas, marine transportation, marine and waterfront infrastructure, hydropower production, water resource management, standards and regulation, engineering design and construction. Our clients include start ups, technology innovators and global industry leaders.