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 100-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

Virtual simulation of new Boeing facility based in Sheffield

The University of Sheffield Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) has developed a virtual simulation model of the new Boeing Sheffield facility. The model will help to validate the opportunities Boeing has to increase productivity by up to 50 per cent.

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Scarborough Spa slope stability scheme put to the test
18 April 2019
Crucial strength validation tests – the first of their kind in the UK – h …
A seismic impact on the region
12 April 2019
‘Skilled, confident and without limitations’ – that’s how HM …
Rahul rises to STEM challenge
11 April 2019
Rahul Mandal – Nuclear AMRC research associate and Great British Bake Off winne …
Immersed in Europe, on track in Manchester
11 April 2019
A stellar gathering of Europe’s leading players in the creative, gaming and art …

Working with the AMRC

Upcoming Events
IDC Machining Science Conference 2019
02 May 2019
The IDC for Machining Science focuses on advanced machining of metals, alloys and com …
Sheffield 3D Day
14 May 2019
A day exploring the use of 3D technologies within the Health industry, sharing experi …
Winning the Weight Race: Opportunities and Challenges in Lightweighting
15 May 2019
Register now: for our lightweighting conference on 15th-16th May 2019 exploring how a …
Roadmapping 2019
03 June 2019
The AMRC’s Road Mapping sessions are designed to enable us to understand what t …