Royal College Robotics South Laboratory
University of Strathclyde
Refurbishment and reconfiguration of a B listed building to provide a new lab facility for the University of Strathclyde.
Location: Glasgow, Scotland
Client: University of Strathclyde
Project Value: £2.5m
Specialisation: Listed Building Refurbishment
This project involved the refurbishment and reconfiguration of an existing space within the University of Strathclyde historic Royal College building for the provision of a cutting edge robotically-enabled sensing (RES) laboratory to accommodate mobile robotics operation areas, laser scanning equipment and optical tables to be run by the Centre for Ultrasonic Engineering (CUE) which is one of the largest research groups of its kind worldwide.
The new facility houses 11 robots and a group working spaces to enable collaborative working to drive research, innovation and training.
- Winner: Learning Spaces Scotland Awards 2023 – Refurbishment of the Year Award category