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AMRC

AMRC Assists Chesterfield SME

A precision engineering SME has been shown how an investment of just £20 could bring about a huge improvement in its manufacturing process and unlock significant savings following a free R&D intervention by the University...

AMRC Pioneer Composite Inspection Technology

A vision inspection system using 3D modelling could save composite manufacturers valuable time and money by eliminating the manual inspection process of composite materials and parts, according to researchers at the University of Sheffield Advanced...

Sir Keir sees the Future of Manufacturing at AMRC Cymru

The future of advanced manufacturing in the UK hinges on investment in applied research, Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer said on a visit to the Welsh Government’s £20m R&D facility in North Wales run by...

Contractor appointed to build AMRC North West

The University of Sheffield has appointed Robertson to build its dedicated Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) in the North West of England, boosting Lancashire’s reputation as one of the UK’s most innovative regions for advanced...

The Ultralight Wind Turbine Blade Promising Greener, Cleaner Energy

‘Game-changing’ technology adapted from the sailing industry has been used to develop an ultralight offshore wind turbine blade capable of producing more energy than conventional designs.

The novel lightweight composite blade structure, which is wrapped...

AMRC Lead Manufacturers into the New Normal

A blueprint for safe, productive working by manufacturers during Covid-19 will give the food industry in Wales the confidence to adjust to the ‘new normal’ way of working as we begin to emerge from the...

AMRC Cymru Play Essential Role in Vital Medical Ventilator Production

Six months after being hailed a ‘game changer’ for the North Wales economy, the University of Sheffield Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) Cymru is playing an essential role in an unfamiliar game, helping save lives...

Switching Manufacture to Make 10,000 Ventilators

Futuristic headsets programmed to enable skilled aerospace and automotive production line operatives to rapidly switch to the manufacture of 10,000 life-saving medical ventilators were rushed from the University of Sheffield Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC)...

Cloud Lifts to Reveal the Power of Data

Cloud data solutions being trialled at the University of Sheffield Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) could provide a secure and cost-effective way for small and medium sized manufacturers to explore how machine learning and Industry...

Innovate UK and HVMC Commissions New UK Composites Market Research Study

Innovate UK and HVMC, through the Knowledge Transfer Network (KTN), has appointed Lucintel to carry out a comprehensive independent market research study to benchmark the UK’s competitiveness in the Global Composites Industry and identify future...

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