Research Partnerships

The Department of Civil & Mineral Engineering partners with industry and government to build more livable cities, with an eye toward supporting sustainable economies. We can bring the same energy to your industry. Whether you’re a sector-leading company, a nimble start-up or a visionary entrepreneur, U of T delivers solutions to help you succeed. We have a strong track record – of success, of entrepreneurship, of patents, of inventions, of solutions.

What partnering with U of T Engineering Delivers to your business:

  • an inside track to breakthrough technologies
  • customized solutions to industry-relevant problems
  • an extra spark of innovation to your company
  • collaboration with world-leading researchers, including top graduate students, undergraduate and alumni
  • access to short-courses and professional development

Current Industry Partnerships

  • Anglo Operations Ltd, Mining&Tec
  • Canada Automobile Association
  • Cement Association Canada
  • Ellisdon
  • Energi Simulation
  • Ford Motor Company
  • General Electric Canada
  • Hatch Inc.
  • IBM Canada Ltd.
  • Ontario Power Generation Inc.
  • Purolator Courier Ltd.
  • RESCON
  • Resource Systems Group, Inc.
  • WSP


Info on Partnering with our Researchers

In addition to the expertise that exists within the Department of Civil & Mineral Engineering, our faculty collaborate on a variety of multidisciplinary research initiatives, several of which will be housed in the new Myhal Centre for Engineering Innovation & Entrepreneurship, including: