Creating Impact through Innovation

Knowledge Transfer Partnerships is Europe’s leading programme helping business to improve their competitiveness and productivity through the better use of knowledge, technology and skills that reside within the UK knowledge base. KTP is funded by Innovate UK with 12 other funding organisations.

New Projects

Stream Technologies Ltd

 Stream Technologies Ltd is an M2M, data & telematics mobile network offering full 2G, 3G, 4G & Satellite services. They are currently working with the School of Engineering and Built Environment at Glasgow Caledonian University to develop a Radio-Frequency Identification (RFID) solution with energy harvesting for implementation in low power wireless sensors. 

Spirit Aerosystems (Europe) Ltd

  Spirit AeroSystems is one of the world’s largest independent producers of commercial aerostructures. Their core products include fuselages, pylons, nacelles and wing components. They are currently working with the department of Design Manufacture and Engineering Management at the University of Strathclyde to apply an advanced systems engineering approach to develop and optimise a resource planning and cost modelling tool; improving business efficiency and increasing competitive advantage.

SST Sensing Ltd

 SST Sensing Ltd design and manufacture a range of Fluid and Gas Sensing Solutions and have supplied these products to industry for over 10 years. Their primary goal is to deliver the required sensing and control solutions to customers which exactly meet their technical and commercial sensor requirements. They are currently working with the Department of Engineering at Glasgow Caledonian University to embed chemistry expertise in order to develop the next generation of gas sensor solutions.

Confederation of British Metalforming

 The Confederation of British Metalforming is the leading trade association for all UK manufacturers of fasteners, forgings, pressings and fabrications, offering both business support and representation at the highest level for the metalforming industry. They are currently working with the Department of Design, Manufacture & Engineering Management at the University of Strathclyde to embed advanced energy modelling, simulation and optimisation capability within the organisation in order to facilitate growth through an improved energy efficiency service offering to members. 

BiP Solutions Ltd

  BiP Solutions is a leading provider of cutting edge solutions and services that help optimise supply chain value. They help businesses win government contracts, and assist procurement in the public sector through effective tendering. They are currently working with the School of Computing at the University of the West of Scotland to embed key technical expertise, principally in database design and optimisation and data warehousing, modelling and analysis, in order to enable the development of the next generation of unique business intelligence products and services.

Rumbol Products Ltd

 Located in Glasgow Scotland, Rumbol Products contract-manufacture sustained release veterinary bolus products, in accordance with both FEMAS and GMP standards, for the health and wellbeing of grazing or forage fed livestock. They are currently working with the Department of Pure and Applied Chemistry at the University of Strathclyde to embed Polymer Chemistry expertise within the business and develop the next generation of cattle boluses.

William Grant & Sons Ltd

 William Grant & Sons Ltd. is an independent, family-owned company which distills Scotch whisky and other selected categories of spirits. It was established in 1887 by William Grant, and is now run by the descendants of the founder. They are currently working with the Department of Strategy and Organisation at the University of Strathclyde to embed innovative project management knowledge and expertise in order to deliver multiple strategic change projects, enhancing operational efficiency and delivering business growth. 

QTS Group Ltd

 QTS Group Ltd provides an extensive range of infrastructure services to major organisations across the Rail, Utilities, Construction and Public sectors. They are currently working with the School of Engineering at the University of Glasgow to develop an improved design technique for rock catch fence systems. 

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