Case Studies

Bioforce (UK) Ltd. & Queen Margaret University

Establishing an in-house clinical trial capability to take herbal products through licensing and on to the mainsteam pharmaceutical market.


Caledonian Alloys Ltd & Heriot-Watt University

Identifying & implementing a means of reducing volatile organic compound emissions within the existing alloy de-greasing process, whilst improving the effectiveness of the process.


Canan Ltd & Napier University

Establishing a multimedia department to develop an online platform for the delivery of British minority language e-learning materials.


Cyclacel Ltd & The University of Edinburgh

Developing a new anti-cancer compound within a reduced timeframe, through the introduction of advanced nuclear magnetic resonance techniques.


Digit Site Services Ltd & Napier University

Researching, developing & implementing cost effective safe waste disposal and remediation methodologies to meet SEPA, UK and EU regulations for a range of waste materials.


Electro-Flow Controls Ltd & Edinburgh Napier University

To develop and implement a strategic marketing capability within its business.


Johnson & Johnson Medical Ltd & Edinburgh Napier University

Aimed to identify sources in suture manufacture and embed innovative analytical processes for continual waste reduction.


Martec Engineering Ltd & The University of Edinburgh

Redesigning the manufacturing process for security doors and side screens and developing an enhanced range of security doors.


NCR Financial Solutions Group Ltd & Edinburgh Napier University

A collaboration aimed to prototype and evaluate new interactions between bank customers and Automatic Teller Machines.


Simmers of Edinburgh Ltd & Queen Margaret University

Creating a new product range, exploiting the growing demand for wheat-free products.


NHS Fife & University of Stirling

Develop, implement and assess a variety of process mapping and modelling tools to support the redesign of a range of healthcare services.


Oregon Timber Frame Ltd & Napier University

Implementing improved design and manufacturing processes that reduce the cost of timber frames for house construction.


Vibration Technology Ltd & Napier University

Designing, testing and manufacturing modules to further develop the radio-based onshore seismic data acquisition and recording system products.