Direct C

Direct-C helps extend the life of critical infrastructure by detecting and alarming structural changes or failures using large area intelligent nano-coatings.

2019 highlights:

  • Raised $2 million in equity and non-dilutive financing.
  • Achieved first customer sales, installations and revenue in the oil pipeline sector (initial market).
  • Secured significant technology development partnerships with Henkel, Airbus, and Dunlop.

Next up in 2020:

  • Increase customer acquisition and sales.
  • Establish and refine manufacturing processes and facilities to facilitate scale-up.
  • Advance the technology partnerships to commercial revenue generating agreements.
  • Research product opportunities in other market verticals.

“Direct-C has had a longstanding and useful engagement with TEC Edmonton. More recently, we received significant support during our financing due diligence process, in particular with a bottom-up market analysis, an actionable go-to-market customer list, and strategic support and advice. I look forward to continue working with TEC Edmonton during our scale-up phase.” – Adrian Banica, CEO, Direct-C

Direct-C has been a TEC client since 2016 and is currently also a TEC Center company in residence. 

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