The Banyo Pilot Plant facility provides specialist research testing capabilities for traditional engineering e.g. mechanical, civil and electrical engineering in scientific applications, testing and validations. The plant also specialises research in water treatment, geology and ecology, and materials characterisation.
Research projects undertaken within the pilot plant include the development of pilot equipment and processes for industry partners as well as long-term monitoring of industrial products.
The Banyo Pilot Plant also offers consultancy and commercial testing services to researchers and organisations.