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The LaSalle Laboratory was founded in 1956 in LaSalle (Quebec). Named Neyrpic Canada at the time, the company later became LaSalle Hydraulic laboratory in 1960 and the LaSalle Consulting Group in 1991. In 2014 the company becomes Lasalle | NHC, an independent subsidiary of Northwest Hydraulic Consultants.

Lasalle | NHC is part of the largest network of laboratories in North America and is the only private hydraulic laboratory in the province of Quebec. Located in LaSalle, the building covers an area of 3000 m2 and includes offices, the main testing hall and a fully integrated workshop facility.

  • Pumping capacity of 1000 L/s.
  • Experimental flumes (waves and two-dimensional flows).
  • Wave and tide generators.
  • Hydraulic flume for microclimate studies.
  • Workshop equipped for the complete construction of models in plexiglas, steel, aluminium, plastics, extruded polystyrene foam, wood and concrete, fiberglass
  • Extensive instrumentation equipment to accurately measure pressures, forces, velocities, levels, etc.