Our Portfolio

On this page you will find a selection of opportunities for collaborations, our most recent case studies, projects, phd projects and publications. You can also use the following links to search and explore the complete listings:
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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."
KRAFT Homegrown Closed Panel System
"As a consequence of our collaboration we are now in a position to launch our frame design and know that it has been developed to the latest Eurocode 5 design criteria with the help of experts in the field."
Oregon Hybrid Racking Panel
"As a forward thinking timber frame manufacturer we are constantly looking to optimise our existing processes and products as well as looking to develop innovative techniques to maximise the quality and performance of our systems."
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."
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..."
iQ Sole Plate Detail
"iQ Building Futures Lab partnership with the Centre for Offsite Construction at Edinburgh Napier University was instrumental in devising a test programme according to standards for a low carbon solution in housing. Through designing and carrying out the testing protocol in accordance with..."
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."
built environment eXchange
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...
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Jesus Menendez (PhD 2011-)
Timber frame closed panel systems for low energy buildings. Modern methods of construction have arisen to increase both quality and competitiveness in buildings. Furthermore, timber frame closed panel systems are especially benefited from excellent carbon...