A world-class centre for advanced manufacturing. Open to manufacturers of all sizes.

Our research and development focuses on industry’s commercial requirements and provides lasting value to members.

Our 100-plus industrial members range from global giants like Boeing, Rolls-Royce, BAE Systems and Airbus to small companies, but you don’t have to be a member to take advantage of our world-leading expertise and resources, which are open to manufacturers of all sizes.

The manufacture of full scale demonstrator components at the AMRC validated the new approach in readiness for the launch of our new high technology disc factory near Newcastle.

Steven Halliday, Rolls-Royce

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An engineer with the Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre’s (AMRC) Design and Prototyping Group has developed a unique hybrid 3D printing process that allows electrical, optical, and structural elements to be introduced throughout an additively manufactured component during the build process.

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Upcoming Events
SMAS Future Manufacturing Conference
24 October 2017
The world of manufacturing is experiencing a paradigm shift as rapid advances in arti …
3D Printing: e-learning and Practical Demo Workshop
24 October 2017
The 3DPrism (3D Printing Skills for Manufacturing) project has been set up to improve …
RAeS Lecture: Brough aviation excellence since 1916
31 October 2017
Brough aviation excellence since 1916Guest speakers: John Newton and Steve BlueEngine …
Advanced Engineering 2017
01 November 2017
The UK's largest annual gathering of advanced engineering professionals, connecting t …