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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Our work with the AMRC is on track to save BAE Systems millions of pounds in capital and operational costs over the coming years.

Austin Cook, BAE Systems

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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Working with the AMRC

Upcoming Events
5G Sector Specific Testbeds and Trials Funding Roundtable - Manufacturing.....
11 July 2019
Join us for this industry roundtable as we identify how 5G can impact the manufacturi …
2nd CIRP Conference on Composite Material Parts Manufacturing
10 October 2019
The 2nd CIRP Conference on Composite Material Parts Manufacturing (CCMPM) will take p …
Tech Board 2019
06 November 2019
The AMRC Main Board has delegated responsibility for deciding how research funding sh …
Technology Portfolio Planning 2020
27 January 2020
All our members can attend and participate in Technology Portfolio Planning for group …