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Award Recognises AMRC’s Commitment to Gender Equality

The Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre’s commitment to supporting the talents and potential of women in engineering has been recognised with its first Athena SWAN Charter Bronze Award for advancing gender equality.

The flagship scheme was...

Silicon Valley CEO Celebrates Engineering Talent of Tomorrow at AMRC Training Centre Awards

A retired Silicon Valley CEO whose life was changed by an apprenticeship has thrown his full support behind the 2019 AMRC Training Centre’s Apprentice of the Year ceremony - putting his name to two new...

Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre to Host 2nd CIRP Conference on Composite Material Parts Manufacturing

The 2nd CIRP Conference on Composite Material Parts Manufacturing (CCMPM) will take place on 10th to 11th October 2019 at the University of Sheffield Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre's Knowledge Transfer Centre, Rotherham.

This conference offers...

AMRC works with Prodrive to Accelerate Composites Recycling Challenge

One of the most respected and successful names in motorsport is working with lightweighting and materials researchers at the AMRC to advance its processes for manufacturing recyclable composite components that extend useful lifetimes and reduce...

AMRC Composites Centre Adds 3D Permeability Measurement Bench to its Capabilities

A 3D-permeability measurement bench that provides accurate data and fast processing of samples has been added to a stable of high-performing equipment at the AMRC Composite Centre thanks to the support of funding from the...

AMRC Prepares to go Ultrasonic with Arrival of New Composite Machine Tool

The world's largest ultrasonic assisted machine tool is coming to the University of Sheffield's Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre, which it says will cement the AMRC’s reputation for world-leading research capabilities in composite machining.

The £1.8m...

Group Rhodes Installs Composite Forming Facility at AMRC

Rhodes Interform, a specialist in bespoke composite and metal forming machinery, has recently completed the installation and testing of a composite forming facility at the University of Sheffield’s Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC).

The AMRC’s...

KraussMaffei Delivers HP-RTM System to AMRC

Krauss Maffei has delivered its new RimStar Compact HP-RTM (high pressure resin transfer molding) system to the Advanced Manufacturing Reserarch Centre (AMRC) in Rotherham, UK after the AMRC wanted to expand its expertise in the field...

High-Pressure RTM System and Composite Press Facility Ready for Collaborative R&D Projects at AMRC

The Composite Centre at the University of Sheffield’s Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) has announced its unique high-pressure RTM and composite press facility is now ready to host collaborative R&D projects with interested manufacturers from...

Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre Helps Luxury Car Maker to Reduce Weight

The Composite Centre at the University of Sheffield Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) is installing a unique, high pressure press as part of a project to help luxury car manufacturer Bentley reduce weight and greenhouse...

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