Applied Research and Innovation Services

Centre for Innovative Information Technology Solutions

What it Means to be ISO Certified

Through a $500,000 grant from the Alberta Livestock and Meat Agency, the RADLab has established North America’s first International Standards Organization (ISO)-certified RFID Test Lab. ISO certification allows us to test cattle tags that International Committee for Animal Recording (ICAR) receives…
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RFID Cattle Tracking System up for an Award

Applied Research Chair Glen Kathler is a finalist for the Innovation in Agricultural Science award from the Alberta Science and Technology (ASTech) Foundation. Kathler and his RADLab team developed an ultra-high frequency (UHF) radio-frequency identification (RFID) livestock-tracking system, including a…
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Recovering Lost Inventory in the Oilfield: Novel RFID Solution Developed at SAIT

To work in rugged and remote areas, the oil-and-gas, transmission-line and pipeline industries build temporary access roads and work sites by laying down thousands of pick-up-sized wooden mats. Often stacked to provide stable ground, these mats can easily get lost…
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