Edinburgh Postal Address

NERC Geophysical Equipment Facility
University of Edinburgh
Grant Institute
James Hutton Road

Edinburgh Contact Details


0131 650 5927


gef[at]nerc [dot] ac [dot] uk


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We are located in rooms 246-247 on the ground floor of the Grant Institute.

Lothian Buses have a produced this PDF guide to travelling to the Kings Buildings campus. Buses link to us from Edinburgh Airport and Waverley Station.

Parking on campus is by permit only, please contact us in advance if you intend to bring a vehicle to collect equipment.

Change of postcode: Our postcode has recently changed, for users of satnavs etc, please use our old address of NERC Geophysical Equipment Facility, Grant Institute, Kings Buildings, West Mains Road, Edinburgh, EH9 3JW to receive directions. Please also note our new telephone number!

Facility Manager

Mr Alan Hobbs
alan[dot]hobbs[at]ed [dot] ac [dot] uk

Deputy Manager

Mr Colin Kay
colin[dot]kay[at]ed [dot] ac [dot] uk


Mr Graham Mitchell
graham[dot]mitchell[at]ed [dot] ac [dot] uk