UCLan and partners, including the Samuel Lindow Foundation, invested £5 million into the comprehensive redevelopment and extension of the Samuel Lindow Building in 2009.
This facility was developed from the original Westlakes International Research and Graduate Centre and offers modern facilities in advanced technology, communications systems and environmental performance.
With two laboratories and advanced teaching areas, the Samuel Lindow Building offers students a bright and modern learning environment. The upgraded building is also beneficial to education in the local Copeland area, particularly higher education teaching, research and knowledge transfer.
Located at the heart of Westlakes Science and Technology Park, at the centre of Britain’s Energy CoastTM, a focus for UK energy developments.
UCLan is one of the leading UK universities for environmental leadership and in 2012 was placed sixth out 145 institutions and given a ‘First Class’ award for its environmental management and performance in the ‘People and Planet’s Green League’.
UCLan Westlakes plays an important role in our environmental leadership and makes use of the following green energy sources:
The UCLan Westlakes Campus has a dedicated incubation space, supported by our business development expertise. In particular, we provide support in finance, law, sales and marketing, IP management and networking.
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