Research & Faculty


Glassblowing Services


The in-house glassblower constructs and repairs custom and purchased glassware. 

Equipment design and maintenance capabilities include:

  • Design, construction and repair of vacuum lines, schlenk tubes, traps, and other common laboratory glassware.
  • Design and construction of specialty cells
  • NMR tubes

Please visit Chemistry D113 to discuss how we can assist you in achieving your research and teaching objectives!


Office Hours:

The shop is staffed from 0530 to 1400.
Drop off and pick up between 1300 to 1400. 
Outside of the office hour please make arrangements via email or phone.



Brian Ditchburn, Glassblower

Chemistry D113

Tel: (604) 822-6753

Fax (604) 822-3499