Heriot-Watt KTP is an award-winning partnership

Andreas Holter (L) and Professor James Ritchie

Heriot-Watt University and Caledonian Aerotech Ltd were recognised for their 'Award-winning Partnership' at the annual Knowledge Transfer Partnership Awards.

The awards recognise the most successful partnerships fostered through the Technology Strategy Board's KTP programme, which supports innovation-led, three-way partnerships between businesses, academic institutions and graduate associates.

Recognised for the quality of achievements gained from their KTP projects over the course of a year, awards were presented to a wide range of businesses from a variety of industry sectors including engineering, manufacturing, construction, medicine and IT.