University of Sheffield Green roof research facilities

A variety opf (3 x 1 m) test beds, rainfall simulators, controlled climate testing facilities.

Type of Facility

  • Specialist Facility.


  • Rainwater, Grey water, Flood management, Runoff water quality management. 
  • Stream Quality: rainwater, greywater.

Type of Technologies that can be tested


Availability For Use By Others

  • Cost Of Use By Others: Full economic cost determined on a project-by-project basis.
  • Willingness To Partner: Yes.
  • Mobile Pilot Plants: No.
  • Other Info: See website for test data and other information.

Services and Capacity

Status of the Facility

  • Currently operating and resourced with services, staff etc.

Access to Facility

  • Available to others at cost.

Additional Assets

Regulatory issues / constraints


  • HEI.
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