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

Featured case study

AMRC’s robot research cuts the cost of producing aircraft components for BAE Systems.

A research project to enable robots to accurately machine holes in composite aircraft components, has matured into a production system and is on track to save BAE Systems millions of pounds in capital and operational costs over the coming years.

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07 July 2017
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06 July 2017
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Sheffield Digital and AMRC announce partnership to boost links between digital and manufacturing
06 July 2017
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Beautiful wedding ceremony at Chatsworth House for AMRC employee
30 June 2017
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Upcoming Events
AMRC Forum: Opportunities and challenges in the automotive sector
28 September 2017
The automotive sector faces significant technological changes in the coming years suc …
3D Printing: e-learning and Practical Demo Workshop
29 September 2017
The 3DPrism (3D Printing Skills for Manufacturing) project has been set up to improve …
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 …
AMRC Tech Fellows 2017
13 November 2017
The Tech Fellows conference has been a highlight of the AMRC calendar for many years. …