Case Studies

See what ERDF Convergence investment has acheived and what it means to real businesses and individuals who have accessed it.

Dunheved House. A case study

‘This is a first rate higher education facility in the East. People interested in learning will no longer have to travel to Truro or Camborne to complete a course, they can now do it right here in Launceston’. Dawn Hadfield, The Business Space Manager at Dunheved House Read More »

Type. A case study

Inside Tremough Innovation Centre, Penryn, a number of exciting businesses are growing and being supported by the expert team on hand headed up by Centre Manager, Richard Snell inside the stunning ERDF Convergence invested building. Read More »

Cornish Sea Salt.

‘Cornish Sea Salt is now in 16 countries from Canada to the Philippines. We are the fastest growing condiment brand in the UK, currently selling in 6500 outlets. The company is now looking towards further expansion in European and World markets’. Philip Tanswell COO Cornish Sea Salt Read More »

The European Centre for Environment and Human Health - A case study

THE CENTRE is a great example of the two sides of Convergence funding working together in new ways. ERDF helped to finance the building where The Centre is located, but to make The Centre work ESF have funded PhDs to help develop the research facilities of the building. Read More »

Arco2 Ecofab

Bodmin based Arco2 Ltd & Ecofab are looking forward to a sustainable future thanks to business advice and support from the ERDF Convergence Programme. Read More »

The St Agnes Project

St Agnes on the Isles of Scilly is one of the four inhabited islands. Workspace on the off-islands is difficult, if not impossible, to come by, meaning that residents often have to travel to St Mary’s to seek employment, very often at considerable cost. Read More »

David Proctor. DP Engineering.

Precision engineering firm DP Engineering has provided machined parts for the marine, aerospace, defence, oil & gas, pneumatics, medical and leisure & tourism industries since 1952. Read More »

Layton Bennett. Superdrone

‘With BIG investment I feel like our business can expand out of the traditional photography sector. It’s time to be innovative and exciting, this really is just the start for us.’ Layton Bennett from Superdrone Read More »

Amanda Barlow. Spiezia Organics

Coming into the atrium of HWIC was an emotional response for me. As soon as I saw it I thought, “this is it”, this was somewhere where good things could happen. Amanda Barlow Spiezia Organics Read More »

Porthcressa Regeneration: A case study

The redevelopment of Porthcressa on St Mary’s opened in May (2013) which included the launch of three workspace units for local businesses. Read More »

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