Since its inception in 2004, AR&C has attracted over $25 million in capital investment to the College, which has helped to support over 50 research partnerships. These investments in research facilities and equipment have been matched with the human resources required to effectively serve the applied research needs of the region and its industry. With industry support, RRC has established, or is in the process of establishing the following applied research centres:
AR&C is your gateway to the vast base of knowledge, capabilities, facilities, and industry networks that reside at Manitoba’s most comprehensive institute of applied learning. Also, we are always seeking out and evaluating new opportunities to collaborate with industry on applied research projects.
Red River College (RRC) is a Canadian college leader in applied research and commercialization. AR&C is the engine that drives this capacity for innovation by matching industry problems and needs with College expertise, resources, capabilities, and facilities. This coordinated effort delivers practical solutions and innovation to industry, while enriching the experiences of student, faculty, and staff.
Based on existing expertise, resources, facilities and regional socio-economic demand, AR&C has identified the following research priorities:
1. Advanced Manufacturing and Design
2. Advanced Transportation and Energy
3. Human Care Services
4. Biotechnology and Life Sciences
5. Information and Communications Technology and Digital Multimedia
6. Sustainable Infrastructure Technology
In addition to acting as the portal through which external partners may plug into RRC, AR&C is also the College’s “One-Stop Shop” for: