BCIT renames energy education centre to honour contributions of industry partner

October 14, 2016

BCIT has renamed its Centre for Energy Education and Research the Spartan Controls Centre for Energy Education and Research in recognition of a $2.5M contribution and 25-year collaborative relationship with the industrial solutions company Spartan Controls. BCIT notes that the facility is a key resource for energy education and research, supporting cross-disciplinary, hands-on learning and innovative research. “This new name symbolizes the significant connection between BCIT and Spartan Controls—and it speaks to a robust partnership that brings together advanced technology and thought leadership to push the boundaries of knowledge well into the future,” says BCIT President Kathy Kinloch. BCIT