School of GeoSciences

Contact the Mechanical Workshop

Contact details and information on access to the workshop for staff, students and visitors.

 The Mechanical Workshop is available for use by:

  • Students and staff at the University of Edinburgh ​
  • Students and staff from other universities
  • Other external users such as research bodies or commercial organisations

Important information

Availability
  • Access is subject to availability.
Costs
  • Prices may vary depending on work involved. 
  • Material costs have to be fully covered.
  • Special tooling requirements will be charged as required.
  • Prospective users should contact the facility to discuss requirements and costs involved. 
  • Staff and students within the School of GeoSciences must complete a technical request form.

For the wider University and all external users: 

Please contact the facility to discuss availability, as well as requirements and charging information.  

For staff and students in the School of GeoSciences: 

 

Contact

For further information about the workshop facilities, or to make a booking, please contact:

Dr Matthew Ball  Head of Technical Services

  • Telephone: +44 (0) 131 650 4847
  • Email:  matt.ball@ed.ac.uk
  • Address:  Grant Institute, School of GeoSciences, University of Edinburgh, James Hutton Road, EDINBURGH EH9 3FE

Location:

The Mechanical Workshop is located within the School of Geosciences, at the King's Buildings campus, University of Edinburgh. 

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