|ISRU - Industrial Statistics Research Unit|
Newcastle University's Industrial Statistics Research Unit (ISRU) has been delivering consulting, learning programmes, coaching, and research services since 1984. ISRU offer a diverse range of skills bridging the gap between applied target driven performance and sound academic practice. Many well-known service, manufacturing and healthcare organisations have improved business performance through ISRU services.
The methods that ISRU employ and embed in organisations are aimed at improving processes, products and services; in terms of efficiency, quality, speed, cost and complexity. With a continuous diverse customer base, a large part of the unit's expertise is gained from working with individuals who possess a wide array of skills and experience. ISRU are able to work in multi-functional teams to improve processes from all aspects of a business.
Clients in the private sector include; Aviva, National Grid, Draeger Safety UK and Hanson UK, in the public sector, the NHS Business Services Authority (PPD), NHS Trusts and the Department for Work and Pensions. The unit's aim is to develop long term relationships with clients, offering continuing support enabling programmes with sustainable benefits.
A full list of University Research Facilities available for commercial use can be found on the Services for Business web pages.