North of Scotland KTP Centre

Robert Gordon University University Highlands and Islands University of Aberdeen James Hutton Institute Abertay University

Case Studies

      

Balmoral Tanks Ltd and The University of Aberdeen partnered in a KTP Project to bring specialist engineering knowledge in composite materials and structures into the company to enhance its products and develop new applications. Case Study   

 

Genius Foods and The University of Aberdeen partnered in a KTP Project to gain on-going understanding of the science behind gluten free foods on quality of life and gut health, enabling the development of strategic business opportunities.  Case Study 

 

Grampian Housing Association and Robert Gordon University partnered in a KTP Project to conduct a full hygrothermal and behavioural analysis of a complete Aberdeen Granite Tenement, in occupation and determine a strategy for carbon reduction and improved energy efficiency by determining appropriate insulation solutions. Case Study

 

James Jones & Sons Ltd and Robert Gordon University partnered in a KTP Project to develop 2D/3D visualisation and engineering platform for I-Joist structures and timber products.   The software provides users with 3D drawing/modelling tools. Case Study 

 

Nautronix and The University of Aberdeen partnered in a KTP Project to deliver a robust underwater acoustic network based on the established NASNet acoustic positioning and communication system.  Case Study 

 

Oil and Gas UK and the Robert Gordon University partnered in a KTP Project to develop and embed a scanning protocol within the industry, providing the knowledge and capability primarily for safety applications. Case Study

 

Opus Plus and the Robert Gordon University partnered in a KTP Project to enhance the provision of ecotoxicological chemical testing that could be offered as a commercial service. Case Study 

 

Shetland Aquaculture Producers Organisation (SAPO) and the University of the Highlands and Islands partnered in a KTP Project to develop a range of management/husbandry protocols ensuring the efficacy and welfare of wrasse used for the control of sea lice in the aquaculture industry. Case Study 

 

Sylvan Stuart and the Robert Gordon University partnered in a KTP Project to develop, design and construct a new range of "all-Scottish timber", affordable, rural housing. Case Study 

 

Zenith Oilfield Technology and the University of Aberdeen partnered in a KTP Project to develop a sensing system, based on time domain reflectometry, which would show the composition of fluids within a production oil well. Case Study