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Abertay University

  • Abertay University
  • Recycling, Fermentation Science, Technology Transfer, Environmental, Consultancy Services, Bioinformatics, Ag-Biotech

  • Bell Street Dundee Dundee DD1 1HG
  • www.abertay.ac.uk
  • 01382 398640
  • 01382 308663


The University of Abertay Dundee houses the Scottish Universities leading Environmental Research Group comprising ACE (Abertay Centre for the Environment) together with the water and environmental management consultancy (UWTC – Urban Water Technology Centre) and SIMBIOS (a mathematical biology centre). These three groups can offer solutions to environmental problems for companies large and small though ACE has a particular brief to assist with SM E’s. ACE Composting Services provides practical advice, training and testing services to the industry. Whilst, Sports Turf Solutions is providing advice to golf courses throughout Scotland.

  • Research Expertise
  • Environmental Management
  • Water purification technology
  • Recycling technology
  • Soil Biophysics
  • Plant Biotechnology
  • BioModelling, Bioinformatics
  • Fermentation Science
  • Compost Technology
  • Timber decay – notably dry rot

Products & Services

ACE is a ‘one stop shop’ which provides solutions to environmental issues confronting SME’s. The ACE facilities include very well equipped research and development laboratories as well as product development labs that can be used for SME’s. Between them ACE, UWTC and SIMBIOS can provide a unique range of assistance to help companies both large and small.

Skills & Expertise