The front of the R Block building on Frenchay Campus


While studying with us, you’ll have access to specialist facilities that support your learning.

Surveying technology laboratory

Develop and hone your practical skills with the support of experts in our surveying technology laboratory. Fully equipped with the technology and tools used in industry, we’ve recently purchased 15 industry-standard Leica Total Stations and 15 Leica Automatic Levels for student, staff and research use.

Project room

Work on individual and group assignments in our dedicated project room. As well as space to work, you’ll have use of a range of materials and computer and printing equipment.

Concrete and environmental services laboratory

Get to grips with some of the most up to date electronic test equipment for fault detection in concrete structures, as well as a 250-tonne frame press for destructive testing. We also have a hydraulics testing facility with a variety of apparatus for the study of fluid mechanics, including a re-circulating flume.

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