Building Envelope Research and Testing

 Windows & Doors

 Computer Simulation

 Energy Star

 Insulating Glass Units

 Safety Glazing

 Security Glazing

 Test Equipment


 Curtain Wall

 Cladding Systems


 Air Barriers

 Moisture Control

 Building Systems

 Quality Monitoring

 Quality Management



 Technology Transfer

 Standards writing

 Test Method Development





CAN-BEST, The name says it all...

Company Profile

Established in 1985 by Mr. Elie Alkhoury, CAN-BEST (Canadian Building Envelope Science and Technology) is an independent, wholly Canadian owned research and testing company engaged in providing the following services:

 Certification testing (fenestration and insulating glass units)

 Construction research and testing

 Building systems research and development

 Test methods and standards preparation

 Technology transfer, licensing, education and training

 Quality management services - ISO 9000 Quality Systems implementation

 Building envelope design and specifications reviews

 Failure analysis and field investigations

 Retrofit solutions, innovative and functional detailing

 Performance monitoring

 Advanced instrumentation and equipment for research, testing, monitoring and control




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