Research & Teaching 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 0630 to 1500.
Drop off and pick up between 1300 to 1400. 

Wondering if the glass blower is in? The shop's schedule is here: Glass shop Schedule



Brian Ditchburn, Glassblower

Chemistry D113

Tel: (604) 822-6753

Fax (604) 822-3499