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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...

McLaren Automotive partnership with University of Sheffield AMRC will see super car chassis built in Sheffield

Luxury, high-performance sports car manufacturer McLaren Automotive has launched a pioneering partnership with the University of Sheffield Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC).

The company is creating a new composites centre where the advanced carbon fibre...

AMRC Composite Centre wins Funding to Help Keep UK at Forefront of Automotive Innovation

The Composite Centre of the University of Sheffield Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) with Boeing has won £360,000 in funding from Innovate UK, the UK’s innovation agency, to investigate the way composite material is developed...

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