Members Directory

Members with the stakeholder group 'Research Organisations'

Company Name

Nature of Business


Advizzo transforms how millions of people think about their water and energy consumption through the way utilities engage with their customers

BHR Group

BHR Group is an independent technology organisation providing various services, based on its core expertise in fluids engineering.

British Geological Survey

The British Geological Survey is a part of the Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) and is its principal supplier of national capability in geoscience. We are a world-leading geoscience centre for survey and monitoring, modelling and research, data and knowledge.

Cranfield University

The Cranfield Water Science Institute is an internationally excellent centre for research and education in the science, engineering and management of water.

Durham University

Durham University's Institute of Hazard Risk and Resilience aims to build resilience through research, leadership and practice in hazard and risk. IHRR takes a transdisciplinary approach to understanding hazard, risk and resilience and actively translates our research into practice. Our research encompasses the whole range of academic disciplines, including the physical and social sciences, the arts and humanities, but also as wide a range of stakeholders as possible. Our research is focused around the core themes of water, urban risk, understanding consequences of hazards, geohazard research, working with communities who experience hazard & risk and integration, co-ordination & coherence in practice.

Food and Environment Research Agency

Fera provides robust evidence, rigorous analysis and research, professional advice and has a successful track record of applied research in water.

Glasgow Clyde College

Glasgow Clyde College Higher National Certificate (HNC) course in Water Operations which offers something for anyone working in the water industry, providing a mix of higher-level vocational competencies, technical job knowledge and supervisory skills.


Here2Grow is a Research and Development solution provider. Their areas of expertise include technical innovation in clean water solutions.

Heriot-Watt University

Heriot-Watt is a vibrant, forward-looking university offering a high quality learning experience and a welcoming and friendly environment.

Loughborough University

The Department of Geography at Loughborough is home to internationally renowned research which aims to progress the field of geography.

Manchester Metropolitan University

Research and training: biological water and wastewater treatments; nanomaterials for analysis and treatment (heavy metal and organic pollutants).

Natural Environment Research Council

NERC - the Natural Environment Research Council - is the UK's largest funder of independent research, training and innovation in environmental science.

Newcastle University

NUFEB have built the largest wastewater treatment research facility in Europe, developing innovations for sustainable wastewater treatment. This multi-disciplinary project covers modelling, biology, ecology and engineering. By sharing our knowledge we hope to realise the vision and break new ground within each discipline.

STREAM Industrial Doctorate Centre

STREAM is the Industrial Doctoral Centre (IDC) for the Water Sector funded by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) and companies who sponsor research projects.

The Centre for Ecology & Hydrology

The Centre for Ecology & Hydrology is the UK's Centre of Excellence for integrated research in terrestrial and freshwater ecosystems.

UK Water Industry Research Ltd (UKWIR)

UKWIR provides a framework for the procurement of a common research programme for UK water operators on "one voice" issues.

University College London (UCL)

UCL is one of the world's leading universities, founded in London to open up education to all on equal terms.

University of Bath, Water Innovation and Research Centre

WIRC@Bath is a inter-disciplinary research and innovation centre on water, including 8 research themes and 50 academic researchers.

University of Birmingham

The University of Birmingham is at the forefront of innovation and research.

University of Exeter

The Centre for Water Systems at the University of Exeter is an internationally leading research group in hydroinformatics and urban water management specialising in the development and application of advanced computer-based technologies for the water industry.

University of Huddersfield

The University is committed to building strong, mutually beneficial relationships with industry and organisations. By accessing the University's knowledge base companies can improve the productivity, efficiency and competitiveness of their organisations.

University of Leeds

Research and education, interests in clean and waste water, pathogen control, distribution networks, asset management, river modelling.

University of Leeds (water@leeds)

The University of Leeds water research group focusing on water science, engineering and management, and offering consultancy and education services.

University of Manchester

The University of Manchester aims to be one of the top 25 research universities in the world by 2020.

University of Oxford

We are home to the mathematical, physical, engineering and life sciences at Oxford. Our research is the best of its kind in the country according to the 2014 Research Excellence Framework, which is used to assess university research across the UK.

University of Sheffield

Our mission at the University of Sheffield is to act as a key global hub for identifying, researching, developing and implementing internationally-leading high-impact innovations that enable the water sector to produce positive economic, social and environmental impacts.

University of Sheffield - GPRG

A leading research and development group based in the department of Civil and Structural Engineering at the University of Sheffield.

University of York - Stockholm Environment Institute

SEI conducts a comprehensive research, consulting and training programme which focuses on the links between the ecological, social and economic system.

Water Research Centre (WRc Group)

Water Research Centre (WRc Group) is an Independent Centre of Excellence for Innovation and Growth. We bring together an integrated approach across different sectors including Water, Environment, Gas and Resource Management.


Waterwise is a leading authority on water efficiency in the UK and Europe.

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