Grade 12 student Alexandre Harvey of Temiskaming Shores in northeast Ontario, used open source 3D modeling software to illustrate the results of his research in developing a method to naturally decontaminate wood waste at a recently closed forestry processing facility. The owners of the plant are proceeding with a detailed design phase to implement his findings, eliminating the need to ship waste water to southern Ontario for decontamination.
Even though HPCS 2007 is still a recent memory, it won’t be long before it’s time to start thinking seriously about HPCS 2008. Next year’s event is being hosted at Universite Laval. The timing is excellent, as Quebec City will be celebrating its 400th anniversary!