The Building Performance Centre is one of the leading UK centres for applied research, knowledge transfer and consultancy for the built environment.
The Centre for Geotechnics undertakes research and provides consultancy, expert witness and professional development to a range of organisations.
The Scottish Energy Centre has a pre-eminent record in the development of renewable energy systems and sustainable design in construction.
The Centre for Sustainable Communities focuses on networking, innovation and creative partnerships in sustainable developments.
The Centre for Timber Engineering supports the increasing use of timber for high value engineering and construction applications.
We work on understanding the physical and mechanical properties of wood and how these affect its performance in different applications.
Placing research in engineering at the forefront of our activities, contributing to and working with industry and enterprise.