Case Studies (Offsite Construction)

Future Affordable
"COCIS were intrinsic in driving the development of e.CORE forward and supplying the strategic understanding to allow it to be delivered for inclusion in the housing innovation showcase. Their broad knowledge base and expertise meant that challenges, as they arose, were solved reliably and..."
Home Grown stacked plank elements
"It is rare to find engineers who think creatively, innovatively and are able to communicate so effectively as to assess our obstacles, perform research and provide answers for our business."
Home Grown Timber Floor Systems
"Our collaboration with the group of talented individuals has been invaluable to the successful development of the system"
Dunsmore House
"In order to investigate the suitability of our product for structural use as a ground beam, the Centre for Offsite Construction + Innovative Structures has assessed the structural characteristic properties of Accoya timber and glulam."
A Whole House Engineering Platform
"The relationship with CSC and Edinburgh Napier University will allow them to get calculations into the hands of thousands of engineers, maximising the impact of their work. We see this as a really positive step forward for timber engineering to Eurocodes."
Assessment of Home Grown Sitka Spruce
"Our partnership with the Centre for Offsite Construction + Innovative Structures benefits society and the environemnt in a number of ways. As a social enterprise ourprojects benefit the local community by employing trainees. The projects with COCIS have alloweed these individuals to be exposed to..."
Home Grown Timber Truss System
"In this case COCIS found a solution to a truss design problem and then tested its viability. This type of work creates direct value to our business through product improvements."
"BeX is to act as a cooperative platform to connect University partners and their respective industry collaborators. This connectivity will facilitate student mobility for enhanced experiential learning activities. The process is geared towards undergraduate, early career postgraduate and doctorate..."