Facilities

The Research Institute and its affiliated Schools are equipped with state-of-the-art facilities accessible to affiliated researchers and stakeholders.

Overview of the Water Space

Water innovation space

The Water Innovation Space provides stakeholders and academics with a space to co-design research and solutions.

Landscape showing Llyn Brianne reservior in autumn

Llyn Brianne Observatory

The Llyn Brianne Observatory in central Wales is one of the longest-running catchment projects anywhere in the world.

Confocal microscopy at the Bioimaging Research Hub

Technology hubs

We are one of the UK's leading centres for teaching and research in biosciences and have benefited from a £4m extension providing a range of new facilities.

HyderHydraulics

Hyder Hydraulics Laboratory

Analysis of flow, solute (including pollutant) and sediment transport processes in coastal, estuarine and river basins and contact tanks.

Building information modelling and virtual reality laboratory

This facility is used for BIM based integrated/collaborative design and large scale optimisation/decision making for water, energy and infrastructure management.

Characterisation Laboratories for Environmental Engineering Research (CLEER)

A wide range of equipment for the preparation and analysis of chemical compositions of aqueous, solid, liquid and gaseous materials.