The Midas Lab in Trail has just secured another major funder.
Community Futures Greater Trail is donating over $300,000 into the centre for manufacturing research and prototype design.
It will enable companies, entrepreneurs and students across the west kootenay to bring their ideas to fruition.
Community Futures GM Don Freschi says the lab will have state of the art equipment
The centre is set to open in September.
Industrial company Fenix Advanced Materials is the major anchor tenant and funding has also come from the CBT and the Federal Government.