Technical Services

Our students and staff benefit from the expertise and dedication of a large team of technical specialists. They keep our state-of-the art equipment in tip-top shape, help us put theory into practice and ensure our teaching and research is industry-relevant.

Student looking through illuminated magnifying glass to use a soldering iron Cathedral Square facilities

Our human/technology interface hub. The team supports a visual imaging lab and a hackspace to encourage student experimentation and collaboration.

Two people working on an aircraft model for the wind tunnel. Queen's Building facilities

A large team of specialists look after 45 spaces such as the supersonic wind tunnel, geomechanics area, CUBESAT laboratory and nanoengineering suite. 

Students in lab working on a design and manufacture project Workshops and fabrication

The team that makes possible the design and creation of mechanical, electrical, electronic, electromechanical assemblies, components and hardware. 

Two researchers using lab equipment Teaching and development

Educators and apprentice technical staff teach and assist in laboratories and classes. They help students with projects and provide ad-hoc support for teaching and research. 

Staff and current students

Technical services information can be found on the Engineering intranet (staff and research postgraduates) and on Blackboard.


An A to Z of engineering-related facilities in the faculty and beyond.

Student in protective goggles using workshop equipment Staff and student workshop

More on our student workshop facilities.

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