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

The AMRC is a network of world-leading research and innovation centres working with advanced manufacturing companies around the globe. We transform industrial and economic performance by making step changes in productivity, increasing competitiveness, developing new products and processes and training new talent and skills.

Our 110-plus industrial members range from global giants like Boeing, Rolls-Royce, McLaren Automotive, BAE Systems and Airbus to small companies.

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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

Market analysis of powder characterisation techniques

The AMRC has worked with Tier Two member Carpenter Technology to compare the different powder characterisation techniques currently available on the market.

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Working with the AMRC

Upcoming Events
Roadmapping 2020
09 June 2020
The AMRC’s Road Mapping sessions are designed to enable us to understand what t …
Boost Productivity Through Digital Manufacturing
16 June 2020
Join the AMRC NW Digital Team for a workshop covering an understanding of Industry 4. …
9th CIRP Conference on High Performance Cutting
29 June 2020
It is with regret that we have to inform you of our decision to postpone the 9th CIRP …
AMRC Training Centre Open Event 30th June 2020
30 June 2020
The AMRC Training Centre open days are for anyone who is interested in a career in en …