Furniture Design for Re-use and Remanufacture in Compact Housing – a case study on the collaborative project between Neat Living and Edinburgh Napier University, which aimed to establish a set of guidelines for designing furniture for re-use and to test these in full scale furniture prototypes.
Developing a new brand identity and business model – A case study on the collaborative project between The Turbo Guy and Heriot-Watt University. The project team from Heriot-Watt University guided the The Turbo Guy team through a bespoke 3 stage process to redesign the company’s business model and create a brand identity aligned to circular… Read more »
A remanufacturing cleaning solution: reduced costs, emissions and landfill – A case study describing the collaborative project between DPF Expert and Abertay University Experts from Abertay University worked with DPF Expert to determine the components of a cleaning solution used to clean diesel particulate filters, to facilitate process optimisation and open the possibility of both… Read more »
Urban Mining – the future of global resources? – A case study on the collaborative project between Brand-rex and HSSMI. This project investigated the feasibility of Brand-Rex Leviton adopting a ‘lease’ model for the process of recovering and reusing data communication cables. This option, together with a “return and recovery” approach, was assessed using the… Read more »
Investigating the potential for reuse, remanufacturing and recycling of Marine Assets – a case study outlining the collaborative project between ACS Marine Risk Control Ltd, and the University of Strathclyde. This project set out to to create a methodology for the identification and valuation of equipment and materials on marine assets with the potential for… Read more »
Adding value to remanufacturing: Conceptualising a reverse logistics system for the collection of WEEE – a case study outlining the collaborative project between Menzies Distribution Ltd and Heriot-Watt University. This project brought together two of the UK’s leading logistics organisations; Menzies Distribution Ltd (Menzies) and the Logistics Research Centre at Heriot-Watt University to evaluate whether… Read more »
Adding value to remanufacturing: Operationalising a reverse logistics system for the collection of WEEE – a case study on the collaborative project between CCL North Ltd., Menzies Distribution Ltd., and Heriot Watt University. Building upon the outcomes of the project between Menzies Distribution Ltd and Heriot Watt University, the team partnered with CCL North Ltd,… Read more »