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 VR project with the AMRC is a step change in how we design our new engineering projects and has the potential to generate significant cost savings.

Nevil Muncaster, Director of Asset Management,Yorkshire Water

Technique developed to detect white layer anomalies on machined components

A non-destructive technique to detect white layer anomalies, which are undesirable on machined components, has been developed for Rolls-Royce by an IDC student at the University of Sheffield Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC).

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Upcoming Events
Technology Portfolio Planning 2019
28 January 2019
All our members can attend and participate in Technology Portfolio Planning for group …
AMRC Forum: Metals for challenging applications
07 February 2019
Metals are still very much at the heart of manufacturing and engineering industries, …
Tech Board 2019
16 April 2019
The AMRC Main Board has delegated responsibility for deciding how research funding sh …
Roadmapping 2019
03 June 2019
The AMRC’s Road Mapping sessions are designed to enable us to understand what t …