Plymouth Science Park

Plymouth Science Park steps up to support University of Plymouth students

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Plymouth Science Park has loaned laboratory space to second year biomedical students, enabling them to achieve essential clinical microbiology proficiencies.

Every summer, students training to be Biomedical Scientists from the University of Plymouth complete clinical placement experience to help them build-up a portfolio of essential clinical, diagnostic and research skills.

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The EyeControl communication solution gives a voice to Locked-in and ventilated patients; this medical technology company is the latest tenant to locate to Plymouth Science Park

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EyeControl, an Israeli medical technology startup, was founded in 2016, by three entrepreneurs, each with a personal connection to Locked-in individuals. After opening a UK subsidiary in 2019, the team behind this ground-breaking communication solution is setting up their first UK office at Plymouth Science Park.

The EyeControl is the first wearable, screenless, assistive communication...

BMT receives top award for being a 'Forces Friendly' employer

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BMT DEFENCE AND SECURITY UK HAS RECEIVED THE UK MINISTRY OF DEFENCE’S (MOD) 2020 EMPLOYER RECOGNITION SCHEME GOLD AWARD FOR ITS WORK SUPPORTING RESERVISTS AND THE ARMED FORCES.

The Defence Employer Recognition Scheme (ERS) honours employers with Gold, Silver and Bronze awards for their level of support to the Armed Forces and for aligning their values with the Armed Forces Covenant...

Big Sis mentoring project wins big boost at Plymouth Science Park

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A project designed to ease the stress and anxiety associated with adolescent girls has won a big boost, thanks to the team at Plymouth Science Park.

'Big Sis C.I.C.' aims to provide mentoring from female university students, who are studying education, to girls who are about to enter secondary schools in Plymouth.

The idea is that they will be able to provide an informal...

Engineering design boost for offshore wind from top PSP firm

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A revolutionary design for the future of renewable energy is being developed by a firm based at Plymouth Science Park.

Frontier Technical is designing a new way of deploying the structural components needed to build an offshore windfarm – its aim is to use controllable ‘float modules’ to construct a floating turbine base underwater with less cost and less hassle.

The company...

Top commercial broker expands into Plymouth Science Park

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One of the region’s premier commercial financial brokers has expanded its operation into Plymouth Science Park and is set to recruit new brokers to join its existing teams based in Plymouth, Bristol and Kingsbridge.

Start Point Finance finds the best deals for clients by working with 90 different banks representing all aspects of the industry, from the High Street, to foreign providers...

Sentinel Healthcare lands at PSP with health training hub boost for Devon

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A training centre specifically aimed at honing the skills of Doctors, Pharmacists, Optometrists, Dentists and staff from across Devon is being given an extra shot in the arm following its recent expansion at Plymouth Science Park.

The Devon Training Hub allows health professionals and support staff to undertake training, education and development which will include their regular...

UK top engineering firm joins Plymouth Science Park

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One of the largest privately owned Consulting Engineering Practices in the UK is moving into offices at Plymouth Science Park.

Fairhurst is a multi-award winning business which employs a contingent of more than 500 highly qualified and experienced Engineers and specialist technical staff.

The company has built up an outstanding reputation having provided engineering support and...

City architectural technician attracted by top tech at PSP

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The cutting edge 3D printing laboratory at Plymouth Science Park, together with its striking architecture, were key reasons for one of the city’s architectural technicians to base his business there.

Ben Wheeler has built up an outstanding reputation with more than 10 years in the industry which has included work on large housing sites, commercial schemes, healthcare and education....

PSP psychologist provides massive boost for future mums

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Expecting a child? New to parenting? Both can be wonderful experiences. But, for some, they can also be very stressful.

Mind, Body and Baby, based at Plymouth Science Park, sets out to help Mums enjoy pregnancy, birth and parenthood.

Established by Clinical Psychologist, Dr Rosie Gilderthorp, Mind, Body and Baby guides mothers through their journeys – with the effective help of...

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