University of Waterloo Selects AdvanceTEC for Tool Install at the Lazaridis Quantum-Nano Centre

Selection driven by AdvanceTEC’s technical expertise and proven project performance

Richmond, VA, August 15, 2013 –AdvanceTEC, a leader in cleanroom design and construction, today announced that it has been selected as the turn-key design builder for cleanroom fitout and process tool installation at the University of Waterloo’s Mike and Ophelia Lazaridis Quantum-Nano Centre. The Quantum NanoFab facility, originally constructed by AdvanceTEC, houses state of the art nanofabrication equipment for quantum and nanotechnology devices, materials and process research.

AdvanceTEC is currently in the design phase with construction to start in September and completion in December. As part of this project, AdvanceTEC will design and perform installation of the high purity piping, electrical distribution, DI water distribution, life safety and toxic gas systems, as well as perform the rigging and installation of the University’s multi-million dollar fabrication toolset.

“Throughout construction of the Quantum NanoFab cleanroom, AdvanceTEC demonstrated their high level of technical expertise and business ethics to the University.” commented Vito Logiudice, Director of Operations at the Institute for Quantum Computing. “When it came time to select a partner to perform the facility fitout design, construction and tool installation, AdvanceTEC was the clear choice. They have proven their ability to get the job done right, on-time, and to our high expectations.”

“AdvanceTEC is excited to once again be working with the University of Waterloo on the Lazaridis Centre Quantum NanoFab,” noted Bryan Phelan, AdvanceTEC managing partner and director of sales, marketing and preconstruction services. “Repeat and referral business is a majority of our business at AdvanceTEC, and is a testament to the great relationships we build with our customers, and the successful projects we deliver for them.

About AdvanceTEC
AdvanceTEC is a leader in cleanroom design and cleanroom construction, serving clients in the Nanotechnology, Microelectronics, Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology industries. Since its founding in 2000, AdvanceTEC has successfully constructed facilities for research, pilot production and high volume manufacturing applications. The company works with leading technology companies, general contractors, architectural engineering firms, lab planners and developers to estimate, value engineer, design and construct state-of-the-art cleanrooms. Its services range from full turn-key design/build to plan & spec construction only scopes of work. For more information, please visit

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