Innovative Solutions Canada awarded companies

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Phase 1 award recipients

Challenge Department Innovator City, Province or Territory Awarded amount
3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing Metal Powder Bed Density Test Equipment National Research Council Les Industries Sautech Inc. Lorraine, Quebec $135,041Footnote *
3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing Metal Powder Bed Density Test Equipment National Research Council B3D Performance Inc. St. Hubert, Quebec $150,000Footnote *
3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing Metal Powder Bed Density Test Equipment National Research Council Envisioning Labs Inc. Vancouver, British Columbia $150,000Footnote *
Additive Manufacturing for High Performance Systems Department of National Defence Dyze Design Montreal, Quebec $199,917.00Footnote *
Additive Manufacturing for High Performance Systems Department of National Defence Nanogrande Inc Montreal, Quebec $199,420.00Footnote *
Additive Manufacturing for High Performance Systems Department of National Defence 3310959 Nova Scotia Ltd. (Nova Graphene Canada) Halifax, NS $169,919,80Footnote *
Additive Manufacturing for High Performance Systems Department of National Defence 3D Currax Kelowna, BC $197,501,11Footnote *
Advanced Coatings and Materials for Personal Protective Ensembles Department of National Defence PRE Labs Inc. Kelowna, British Columbia $150,000Footnote *
Advanced Coatings and Materials for Personal Protective Ensembles Department of National Defence Applied Quatum Materiels Inc. St. Albert, Alberta $150,000Footnote *
Advanced Coatings and Materials for Personal Protective Ensembles Department of National Defence Plasmagear Inc. Montreal, Quebec $150,000Footnote *
Advanced Coatings and Materials for Personal Protective Ensembles Department of National Defence Everbond Interface Technologies Waterloo, Ontario $150,000Footnote *
Advanced Coatings and Materials for Personal Protective Ensembles Department of National Defence Biosa Technologies Limited Markham, Ontario $150,000Footnote *
Advanced Decision Support for First Responder Command and Control Department of National Defence Chaac Technologies Inc Montreal, Quebec $198,310.00Footnote *
Advanced Decision Support for First Responder Command and Control Department of National Defence Lightship Works Inc Kamloops, British Colombia $195,619.51Footnote *
Advanced Decision Support for First Responder Command and Control Department of National Defence SensorUp Inc Calgary, Alberta $198,510.86Footnote *
Advanced Decision Support for First Responder Command and Control Department of National Defence Larus Technologies Corporation Ottawa, Ontario $196,301,26Footnote *
Advanced Decision Support for First Responder Command and Control Department of National Defence CriSys Limited Markham, Ontario $199,248,00Footnote *
Artificial Intelligence and Big Data Analytics for Advanced Autonomous Space Systems Canadian Space Agency Coanda Research and Development Corporation Burnaby, British Colombia $97,803.79Footnote *
Artificial Intelligence and Big Data Analytics for Advanced Autonomous Space Systems Canadian Space Agency Effigis Geo-Solutions Montreal, Quebec $126,668.89Footnote *
Artificial Intelligence and Big Data Analytics for Advanced Autonomous Space Systems Canadian Space Agency Global Spatial Technology Solutions Inc Ottawa, Ontario $146,375.00Footnote *
Artificial Intelligence and Big Data Analytics for Advanced Autonomous Space Systems Canadian Space Agency H2O Geomatics Inc. Waterloo, Ontario $145,881.88Footnote *
Artificial Intelligence and Big Data Analytics for Advanced Autonomous Space Systems Canadian Space Agency SkyWatch Space Applications Inc. Waterloo, Ontario $138,510.40Footnote *
Coal Mine Tailings Pond Public Services and Procurement Canada BGC Engineering Inc Vancouver, British Colombia $149,937.75Footnote *
Coal Mine Tailings Pond Public Services and Procurement Canada Econse Water Purification Systems Inc Scarborough, Ontario $123,965.84Footnote *
Coal Mine Tailings Pond Public Services and Procurement Canada Terra CO2 Technologies Inc Vancouver, British Colombia $122,748.19Footnote *
Composite Material Manufacturing Simulation Software National Research Council Convergent Manufacturing Technologies Inc Vancouver, British Columbia $149,905.52Footnote *
Connected Vehicle and Engineered Surfaces Innovation, Science and Economic Development CEM Works Inc. Winnipeg, Manitoba $149,000
Connected Vehicle and Engineered Surfaces Innovation, Science and Economic Development mmSense Technologies Inc. Waterloo, Ontario $150,000
COVID-19 challenge: Low-cost sensor system for COVID-19 patient monitoring National Research Council Cloud Diagnostics Canada ULC Kitchener, Ontario $300,000
COVID-19 challenge: Low-cost sensor system for COVID-19 patient monitoring National Research Council Braebon Medical Corporation Kanata, Ontario $282,244
COVID-19 Challenge: Made in Canada filtration material for the manufacture of N95 respirators and surgical masks National Research Council Roswell Downhole Technologies Inc. Calgary, Alberta $70,253
COVID-19 Challenge: Made in Canada filtration material for the manufacture of N95 respirators and surgical masks National Research Council Stedfast inc Granby, Quebec $32,570
COVID-19 Challenge: Made in Canada filtration material for the manufacture of N95 respirators and surgical masks National Research Council Performance BioFilaments Vancouver, British Columbia $102,524
COVID-19 Challenge: Point of Care and Home Diagnostic Kit for COVID-19 Public Health Agency of Canada and the National Research Council Deep Biologics Inc. Guelph, Ontario $300,000
COVID-19 Challenge: Point of Care and Home Diagnostic Kit for COVID-19 Public Health Agency of Canada and the National Research Council Fourien Inc. Edmonton, Alberta $296,500
COVID-19 Challenge: Point of Care and Home Diagnostic Kit for COVID-19 Public Health Agency of Canada and the National Research Council Metabolic Insights Inc. Kelowna, British Columbia $300,000
COVID-19 Challenge: Point of Care and Home Diagnostic Kit for COVID-19 Public Health Agency of Canada and the National Research Council Nicoya Lifesciences Inc. Kitchener, Ontario $299,190
Detection System For Wireless Communication Correctional Services of Canada Applied Mind Inc. Ottawa, Ontario $127,919.52Footnote *
Detection System For Wireless Communication Correctional Services of Canada Detection & Interdictions Solutions Corp. Vancouver, British Columbia $149,709.00Footnote *
Earth Observation Images Processing and Management System Public Health Agency of Canada Hatfield Consultants Ltd North Vancouver, British Colombia $149,893.00Footnote *
Earth Observation Images Processing and Management System Public Health Agency of Canada 3D Planeta Inc Fredericton, New Brunswick $151,329.65Footnote *
Efficient Soil Sampling Techniques Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada Enns Brothers Ltd Oak Bluff, Manitoba $147,493.66Footnote *
Efficient Soil Sampling Techniques Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada Sirati and Partners Consultants Ltd King City, Ontario $141,875.28Footnote *
Electroencephalography (EEG) and Vital signs integrated existing virtual and augmented reality (VR/AR) headsets National Research Council Interaxon Toronto, Ontario $141,000
Electroencephalography (EEG) and Vital signs integrated existing virtual and augmented reality (VR/AR) headsets National Research Council Myant Inc. Toronto, Ontario $150,000
Engineered Surfaces Innovation, Science and Economic Development e2ip technologies (GGI Solutions) Lachine, Quebec $150,000
Engineered Surfaces Innovation, Science and Economic Development Formi 3DP Inc. London, Ontario $150,000
Enhancing Pedestrian and Cyclist Road Safety Transport Canada Brisk Synergies Tech Corp Waterloo, Ontario $144,000.00
Enhancing Pedestrian and Cyclist Road Safety Transport Canada Labforge Inc Waterloo, Ontario $150,000.00
Haptic System National Research Council Exonetik Inc. Sherbrooke, Quebec $149,820
Haptic System National Research Council Smarter Alloys Inc. Waterloo, Ontario $150,000
Haptic System National Research Council Haply Robotics Inc. Montreal, Quebec $150,000
Head Up Hands Free Fire Fighting Department of National Defence BI Expertise Inc Quebec City, Quebec $191,191.57Footnote *
Head Up Hands Free Fire Fighting Department of National Defence HumanSystems Incorporated Guelph, Ontario $199,957.00Footnote *
Head Up Hands Free Fire Fighting Department of National Defence Longan Vision Corp Hamilton, Ontario $191,296.26Footnote *
Head Up Hands Free Fire Fighting Department of National Defence Xtract Technologies Inc Vancouver, British Colombia $149,730.00Footnote *
Hybrid Ceramic Powder Processing System National Research Council PyroGenesis Canada Inc. Montreal, QC $133,892,60Footnote *
Improving Robot-Environment Interactions National Research Council Exonetik Inc Sherbrooke, Quebec $149,975.00Footnote *
Improving Robot-Environment Interactions National Research Council Vectis Drive IncF Montreal, Quebec $149,965.00Footnote *
Improving the Internet Connectivity of Canadians in Remote Locations Shared Services Canada Advanced Interactive Canada Inc Burnaby, British Colombia $149,922.63Footnote *
Improving the Internet Connectivity of Canadians in Remote Locations Shared Services Canada Green PI Inc Caledon East, Ontario $169,500.00Footnote *
Improving the Internet Connectivity of Canadians in Remote Locations Shared Services Canada iTel Networks Inc. Kamloops, BC $155,945.79Footnote *
Innovative Platform to Facilitate Evidence-informed Decision-making Public Health Agency of Canada Evenset Inc Toronto, Ontario $127,442.79Footnote *
Innovative Platform to Facilitate Evidence-informed Decision-making Public Health Agency of Canada IMRSV Data Labs Inc Ottawa, Ontario $110,746.75Footnote *
Innovative Platform to Facilitate Evidence-informed Decision-making Public Health Agency of Canada Lixar I.T Inc Ottawa, Ontario $150,000.00Footnote *
Innovative Platform to Facilitate Evidence-informed Decision-making Public Health Agency of Canada Mikata Health Inc Calgary, Alberta $92,278.92Footnote *
Kinetic Energy Harvesting on Marine Vessels Department of Fisheries and Oceans and Canadian Coast Guard Afel Technologies Incorporated Calgary, AB $166,276,63Footnote *
Kinetic Energy Harvesting on Marine Vessels Department of Fisheries and Oceans and Canadian Coast Guard Aspin Kemp & Associates inc Montague, PE $148,498,85Footnote *
Kinetic Energy Harvesting on Marine Vessels Department of Fisheries and Oceans and Canadian Coast Guard Lionwood Construction Limited Honeymoon Bay, BC $147,153,73Footnote *
Kinetic Energy Harvesting on Marine Vessels Department of Fisheries and Oceans and Canadian Coast Guard Nova Institute Inc. Oakville, Ontario $149,378,00Footnote *
Life Sign Monitoring System Correctional Services of Canada AEROSYSTEMS INTERNATIONAL INC. Saint-Laurent, Quebec $149,960.00Footnote *
Life Sign Monitoring System Correctional Services of Canada Spectronix Inc Gatineau, Quebec $149,985.00Footnote *
Logistics and Resource Management of Emergency Response Assets Department of National Defence 8779074 CANADA CORPORATION Waterloo, Ontario $199,996.09Footnote *
Logistics and Resource Management of Emergency Response Assets Department of National Defence Eracts (Eugene Rozumovich & Associates) Inc Toronto, Ontario $222,618.98Footnote *
Logistics and Resource Management of Emergency Response Assets Department of National Defence Momentaj Inc Richmond Hill, Ontario $199,120.00Footnote *
Logistics and Resource Management of Emergency Response Assets Department of National Defence Tacteris Systems Inc Calgary, Alberta $198,495.47Footnote *
Logistics and Resource Management of Emergency Response Assets Department of National Defence Risk Sciences International Inc. Ottawa, Ontario $199,309,00Footnote *
Logistics and Resource Management of Emergency Response Assets Department of National Defence Worldreach (Formerly AMITA Corporation) Ottawa, Ontario $198,425,00Footnote *
Machine learning to improve organ donation rates and make better matches Health Canada BI Expertise Inc. Quebec City, Quebec $145,000
Machine learning to improve organ donation rates and make better matches Health Canada COSIOR (French only) Boucherville, Quebec $150,000
Machine learning to improve organ donation rates and make better matches Health Canada Ortho Biomed Inc. Vaughan, Ontario $150,000
Machine learning to improve organ donation rates and make better matches Health Canada Xtract Technologies Inc. Vancouver, British Columbia $149,680
Marine Biotoxin Detection Devices for Shellfish Canadian Food Inspection Agency Sensoreal Inc. Montreal, QC $114,974,88Footnote *
Measurement of Cold Spray National Research Council Telops Inc. Quebec City, Quebec $143,767Footnote *
Mouldings of High Performance Composites Materials National Research Council NP Aerospace (Canada) Inc Burlington, Ontario $132,841.06Footnote *
Night Vision Ergonomics Enhancement Department of National Defence Brash Product Development Inc Ottawa, Ontario $148,950.00Footnote *
Night Vision Ergonomics Enhancement Department of National Defence Longan Vision Corp. Hamilton, Ontario $199,240,28Footnote *
Night Vision Ergonomics Enhancement Department of National Defence Mawashi Science & Technology Inc. Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, QC $199,498,66Footnote *
Night Vision Ergonomics Enhancement Department of National Defence Caboma Inc. Montreal, QC $189,000,00Footnote *
Plastics Challenge: Construction Waste Environment and Climate Change Canada GreenMantra Recycling Technologies Ltd. Brantford, Ontario $150,000
Plastics Challenge: Construction Waste Environment and Climate Change Canada MgO Systems Calgary, Alberta $112,500
Plastics Challenge: Development of Next Generation Bio-Based Foam Insulation Natural Resources Canada Western Maple Bio Resources Inc. London, Ontario $150,000
Plastics Challenge: Development of Next Generation Bio-Based Foam Insulation Natural Resources Canada Mecanum Inc. Sherbrooke, Quebec $150,000
Plastics Challenge: Food Packaging Environment and Climate Change Canada Copol International Ltd. North Sydney, Nova Scotia $150,000
Plastics Challenge: Food Packaging Environment and Climate Change Canada Axipolymer Inc. Saint Leonard, Quebec $150,000
Plastics Challenge: Improved Compostability of Bioplastics Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada EcoEnviro Labs Inc. Beaverton, Ontario $150,000
Plastics Challenge: Improved Compostability of Bioplastics Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada Titan Clean Energy Projects Corp. Craik, Saskatchewan $150,000
Plastics Challenge: Improved Compostability of Bioplastics Natural Resources Canada Bosk Bioproducts Inc. Quebec City, Quebec $150,000
Plastics Challenge: Improved Compostability of Bioplastics Natural Resources Canada GCUP: Technology Corp. Vancouver, British Columbia $150,000
Plastics Challenge: Recycling of Glass Fiber-Reinforced Plastic Transport Canada Jeosal Materials Research Corp Kingston, Ontario $118,625.00
Plastics Challenge: Recycling of Glass Fiber-Reinforced Plastic Transport Canada KWI Kunstsoffwerk Industries Inc Boisbriand, Quebec $150,000.00
Plastics Challenge: Recycling of Glass Fiber-Reinforced Plastic Transport Canada Pyrogenesis Canada Inc Montreal, Quebec $150,000.00
Plastics Challenge: Remove and Manage Ghost Fishing Gear and Marine Debris Fisheries and Oceans Canada Shift Environmental Technologies Ltd. Nanaimo, British Columbia $95,000
Plastics Challenge: Separation of Mixed Plastics Environment and Climate Change Canada Xtract Technologies Inc. Vancouver, British Columbia $149,800
Plastics Challenge: Separation of Mixed Plastics Environment and Climate Change Canada Sweet Gazoil Inc. Montreal, Quebec $150,000
Plastics Challenge: Sustainable Fishing and Aquaculture Gear Fisheries and Oceans Canada Ashored Inc. Debert, Nova Scotia $102,000
Plastics Challenge: Sustainable Fishing and Aquaculture Gear Fisheries and Oceans Canada Goodwood Plastics Products Ltd. Dartmouth, Nova Scotia $103,000
Plastics Challenge: Sustainable Fishing and Aquaculture Gear Fisheries and Oceans Canada Ocean Legacy Technologies Inc. Delta, British Columbia $150,000
Plastics Challenge: Sustainable Fishing and Aquaculture Gear Fisheries and Oceans Canada Plantee Bioplastics Inc. Vancouver, British Columbia $138,000
Platform Corrosion Detection and Prevention Department of National Defence Advanced Opto-Mechanical Systems and Technologies Inc Mississauga, Ontario $199,940.00Footnote *
Platform Corrosion Detection and Prevention Department of National Defence Graphene Leaders Canada Inc Edmonton, Alberta $199,532.16Footnote *
Platform Corrosion Detection and Prevention Department of National Defence Maxwellian Inc Montreal, Quebec $199,990.00Footnote *
Platform Corrosion Detection and Prevention Department of National Defence Kraken Robotic Systems Inc St. John's, Newfoundland $165,600.00Footnote *
Platform Corrosion Detection and Prevention Department of National Defence Biosa Technologies Ltd. Markham, Ontario $183,150,96Footnote *
Point of Care Diagnostics to combat Antimicrobial resistance Health Canada Galenvs Sciences Inc. Montreal, Quebec $142,000
Point of Care Diagnostics to combat Antimicrobial resistance Health Canada Sensoreal Inc. Montreal, Quebec $150,000
Point of Care Diagnostics to combat Antimicrobial resistance Health Canada Spartan Bioscience Inc. Ottawa, Ontario $150,000
Point of Care Diagnostics to combat Antimicrobial resistance Health Canada Spectra Plasmonics Inc. Kingston, Ontario $114,250
Portable Package Auto Sampler Canada Border Services Agency Thorntech Inc Thornhill, Ontario $142,717.21Footnote *
Portable Package Auto Sampler Canada Border Services Agency 2597353 Ontario Inc Waterloo, Ontario $49,693.13Footnote *
Postal Small Packet and Package Inspection Canada Border Services Agency Thorntech Inc Thornhill, Ontario $144,419.56Footnote *
Preventing contraband delivery via Air and Ground Correctional Services of Canada Drone Vision International Lévis, Quebec $149,965.79Footnote *
Preventing contraband delivery via Air and Ground Correctional Services of Canada 9374-0587 Québec Inc Sherbrooke, Quebec $150,000.00Footnote *
Robust "Beyond Line of Sight" (BLOS) Communications in Satellite-Denied Environments Department of National Defence TransEON Inc. Edmonton, Alberta $149,000Footnote *
Robust "Beyond Line of Sight" (BLOS) Communications in Satellite-Denied Environments Department of National Defence Space Strategies Consulting Kanata, Ontario $150,000Footnote *
Robust "Beyond Line of Sight" (BLOS) Communications in Satellite-Denied Environments Department of National Defence Columbiad Launch Services Inc. Kitchener, Ontario $150,000Footnote *
Scaling Down Precision Agriculture Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada Expert Systems Saskatoon, Saskatchewan $150,000
Scaling Down Precision Agriculture Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada Troo Corporation Ottawa, Ontario $150,000
Tracing the Steel Industry Supply Chain Innovation, Science and Economic Development Mavennet Systems Inc Toronto, Ontario $149,935.50Footnote *
Tracing the Steel Industry Supply Chain Innovation, Science and Economic Development PEER LEDGER INC Halifax, Nova Scotia $147,540.00Footnote *
COVID-19 Challenge: An intelligent digital clearing house National Research Council and Public Services and Procurement Canada 11983393 Canada Inc Caledon, ON $300,000
COVID-19 Challenge: An intelligent digital clearing house National Research Council and Public Services and Procurement Canada Bulky Inc Calgary, AB $221,933
COVID-19 Challenge: An intelligent digital clearing house National Research Council and Public Services and Procurement Canada Cole Webber Productions, Inc. Red Deer, AB $285,750
COVID-19 Challenge: An intelligent digital clearing house National Research Council and Public Services and Procurement Canada Optima Analytics Inc. Kingston, ON $293,000
COVID-19 Challenge: Magnetic reagents for detection of COVID-19 and other RNA based molecular diagnostic kits National Research Council Galenvs Sciences Inc. Montreal, QC $266,500
Automated redaction of video recordings for the purposes of Access to Information requests Canada Border Services Agency Iris R&D Group Inc. Burlington, ON $99,653,13Footnote *
Automated redaction of video recordings for the purposes of Access to Information requests Canada Border Services Agency F2 Technologies Inc. Whitby, ON $69,472,40Footnote *
Plastics Challenge: Development of Next Generation Bio-Based Foam Insulation Natural Resources Canada Plantee Bioplastics Inc. Vancouver, BC $146,750

Phase 2 award recipients

Challenge Department Innovator City, Province or Territory Awarded amount
Connected Vehicle and Engineered Surfaces Innovation, Science and Economic Development CEM Works Inc. Winnipeg, Manitoba $995,000
COVID-19 Challenge: Made in Canada filtration material for the manufacture of N95 respirators and surgical masks National Research Council Roswell Downhole Technologies Inc. Calgary, AB $418,641
COVID-19 Challenge: Made in Canada filtration material for the manufacture of N95 respirators and surgical masks National Research Council Stedfast inc Granby, QC $164,955
Engineered Surfaces Innovation, Science and Economic Development e2ip technologies (GGI Solutions) Lachine, QC $1M 
Enhancing Pedestrian and Cyclist Road Safety Transport Canada Labforge Inc Waterloo, Ontario $500,000
Plastics Challenge: Improved Compostability of Bioplastics Natural Resources Canada NEXE Innovations (formerly GCUP Technology Corporation) Vancouver, BC $1M
Plastics Challenge: Sustainable Fishing and Aquaculture Gear Fisheries and Oceans Canada Goodwood Plastics Products Ltd. Dartmouth, Nova Scotia $475,000
Plastics Challenge: Sustainable Fishing and Aquaculture Gear Fisheries and Oceans Canada Ocean Legacy Technologies Inc. Delta, British Columbia $360,000
Plastics Challenge: Sustainable Fishing and Aquaculture Gear Fisheries and Oceans Canada Plantee Bioplastics Inc. Vancouver, British Columbia $475,000
Plastics Challenge: Sustainable Fishing and Aquaculture Gear Fisheries and Oceans Canada Ashored Inc. Debert, Nova Scotia $702,000
Plastics Challenge: Construction Waste Environment and Climate Change Canada GreenMantra Technologies Brantford, Ontario $1M
Plastics Challenge: Construction Waste Environment and Climate Change Canada MgO Systems Calgary, Alberta $1M
Plastics Challenge: Food Packaging Environment and Climate Change Canada Axipolymer Montreal, Quebec $1M
Plastics Challenge: Recycling of Glass Fiber-Reinforced Plastic Transport Canada KWI Kunststoffwerk Industries Inc Boisbriand, Quebec $1M
Plastics Challenge: Recycling of Glass Fiber-Reinforced Plastic Transport Canada Jeosal Materials Research Corp Kingston, Ontario $765,500
3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing: Metal Powder Bed Density Test Equipment National Research Council Les Industries Sautech Inc. Boisbriand, QC $475,415,98Footnote *
3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing: Metal Powder Bed Density Test Equipment National Research Council B3D Performance Inc. St. Hubert, QC $499,973,98Footnote *
3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing: Metal Powder Bed Density Test Equipment National Research Council Envisioning Labs Inc. Vancouver, BC $500,000,00Footnote *
Haptic System National Research Council Haply Robotics Inc. Montreal, QC $500,000
Electroencephalography (EEG) and Vital signs integrated existing virtual and augmented reality (VR/AR) headsets National Research Council Interaxon Toronto, ON $1M
Electroencephalography (EEG) and Vital signs integrated existing virtual and augmented reality (VR/AR) headsets National Research Council Myant Inc. Toronto, ON $1M
Composite Material Manufacturing Simulation Software National Research Council Convergent Manufacturing Technologies Inc Vancouver, BC $1,207,400,80
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