To strengthen the centres of excellence within the Institute, RGU is currently recruiting new research chairs to lead on research activities in Drilling & Well Engineering, Subsea Engineering, Asset Integrity Management and Decommissioning.

Research undertaken by RGU focusses on providing innovative and practical solutions to industry problems. The research is well recognised for transferring new technologies to industry through spin-out companies, patents and knowledge transfer partnerships.

Specialised Equipment and Facilities

RGU has specialised equipment and facilities on campus which can used to undertake research for your organisation including:

• DART (Drilling and Advanced Rig Training)
• Materials Mechanical Testing Lab
• Laser Lab
• Electronic & Power Lab
• Dynamic Control Lab
• ROV (Remotely Operated Vehicle) & Fluid Flow Lab
• Engine Test Bed (petrol & diesel)