Business Gateway Case Studies

Read our case studies to find out how our Business Gateway team works with SMEs in order to find solutions to their challenges.


Helping to implement EU policy for managing marine resources

Posted on: 23 August 2017 | Category: Consultancy

marine case study

Researchers from the School of Environmental Sciences, Marine Spatial Planning (MSP) team are providing consultancy services to support the implementation of a new EU directive.


Developing a novel therapy to treat a common eye disorder

Posted on: 15 March 2017 | Category: Research collaborations

Human eye

An industrial collaboration helped to develop a novel therapy to treat a common eye disorder.


Photek Ltd

Posted on: 6 March 2017 | Category: Knowledge Transfer Partnerships

Photek Ltd manufacture detectors and camera systems for photon and particle detection, image intensifiers, photomultiplier tubes (PMT), streak tubes plus a range of associated electronics and camera systems.


LPW Technology

Posted on: 6 March 2017 | Category: Knowledge Transfer Partnerships

LPW Technology

LPW Technology Ltd supply a complete range of metal powders & powder management/testing solutions to users of Additive Manufacturing (AM).


Tesco - Improving dairy calf welfare and lifetime productivity

Posted on: 16 February 2017 | Category: Knowledge Transfer Partnerships

Dairy cows

Tesco worked with Wood Park Farm at the University of Liverpool to address the challenge of developing novel rearing strategies to improve the health and welfare of dairy calves and cows.


Leading clinicians advising pharma to help drug development

Posted on: 15 February 2017 | Category: Consultancy

Ageing and Chronic Disease case study

Professor John Wilding's expertise is utilised by a number of large pharmaceutical companies looking to develop new treatments for obesity – an area of major challenge.


Helping to protect historic artefacts and valuable art work

Posted on: 15 February 2017 | Category: Consultancy

Acoustic Research Unit case study

The Acoustics Research Unit (ARU) was approached by the Museum of Liverpool for advice on potential vibrations from a pop concert in the atrium.


PolyPhotonix

Posted on: 6 February 2017 | Category: Knowledge Transfer Partnerships

PolyPhotonIx

Through collaboration with research partners and market analysis, PolyPhotonix identified a significant opportunity to use OLEDs as a low cost, home based, primary care intervention for the treatment of Diabetic Retinopathy and Age-related Macular Degeneration.


Contact Lens Precision Labs Ltd

Posted on: 6 February 2017 | Category: Knowledge Transfer Partnerships

Contact lens

Contact Lens Precision Labs Ltd manufacture high quality bespoke contact lenses to an individual patient's prescription.