Research and Analysis

About Us

Bricolage Research and Analysis Ltd (Bricolage) is a research and development consultancy offering bespoke services in the area of Data Extraction, Text Analytics (TA), Natural Language Processing (NLP), Advanced Information Modelling (AIM), Research Design and related testing and software design.

We are at the forefront of emerging technologies in data extraction, text mining, data analytics and data modelling.

Our work helps clients to make full use of data buried within a variety of unstructured day-to-day interactions. This contributes to the development of improved processes and cost-efficiency.

We can also offer advice and tailored assessments of the suitability of other data analysis systems on the market matched to the individual needs of the client.

In business since 2015, we work across many disciplines and have extensive experience in the areas of defence, intelligence, finance and health.

Our clients include government departments, private companies, charities, health organisations and social enterprises. See the Our Projects & Clients section for further information.

Dominic Cassidy is the Founder and Director of Bricolage Research and Analysis Ltd (Bricolage). He is a data scientist who has a background in the social sciences, research methods and statistics.

Bricolage can provide bespoke services as a sole contractor and can also work collaboratively with partner organisations to fulfil client needs.

Please browse the website and contact us if you would like to find out more.

What we do

Our Clients

  • Ministry of Defence (ACDS Logistic Operations)
  • Extraction of technical data
  • Intelligence analysis software
  • Information triage
  • Text mining
  • Extraction of financial data
  • Policing software
  • Swansea University
  • Amnesty International ‘Decoding Darfur’


Text Analytics for
the MoD

Capturing and analysing Afghanistan logistics lessons from multiple natural language data sources.

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Analysis of Natural Language Text

A presentation explaining the process of data extraction and analysis and its uses.

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Data Extraction from Forms and Tables

A presentation explaining the challenges of extracting data from forms and tables

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