May 2017

Tour of AGAT Laboratories

Organized by the Vancouver Branch of APEGBC

Status: This seminar has been cancelled due to low registration.
Date: Tuesday, May 30, 2017
Time: 9:00 AM–10:15 AM
Location: Unit 120 - 8600 Glenlyon Parkway, Burnaby, BC
Cost: $9.53 + GST = $10.00
Contact: If you have any questions, please contact the Event Coordinator,Tim Smiley at [email protected] or 604.690.3834 . 
Note: Please wear closed-toe shoes.
Join us for a tour of AGAT Laboratories’ facility. AGAT Laboratories is a highly specialized science and laboratory service provider with 12 scientific divisions that offer full-service solutions to multiple industry types within the environmental, energy, mining, industrial, transportation, agri-food and life sciences sectors. The tour will start with a short seminar on ´Understanding Laboratory Quality’ then finish with a tour through the laboratory to observe some of the testing equipment and techniques.

Please see below for more information.


9:00 AM–9:15 AM: Registration
9:15 AM–9:45 AM: Seminar – Understanding Laboratory Quality
9:45 AM–10:15 AM: Laboratory Tour  

Tour Host

Andrew Garrard has over 14 years of experience in the Environmental Laboratory sector across Western Canada. As the General Manager for AGAT Laboratories’ location in Burnaby, BC, he oversees all operations for the Environmental Division in BC. He leverages his extensive experience and knowledge to act as a client resource for complex chemistries, research and development, methods development, and troubleshooting client challenges.  


  • Please wear closed-toe shoes.
  • Guest/Non-member registration: Due to the low number of seats available, we are not offering guest registrations for this tour. Thank you for understanding.
  • Photography and Video Disclaimer: APEGBC will take photographs and video at this event may use those in APEGBC news or promotional material in print, electronic, or other media, including the APEGBC website. By attending this event, you grant APEGBC the right to use your name, video, and photograph for such purposes. Should you wish to avoid being photographed or filmed, please notify an event volunteer at the onsite event registration desk.

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