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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Using the Medical AMRC's range of skills and experience, they delivered a design that fit the brief perfectly. We will be more than happy to work with them again on further projects, and look forward to it.

Joel Treen, JRI Orthopaedics.

Virtual Reality used to build 3D 'carbon copy' of proposed factory layout

Virtual Reality (VR) research experts at the AMRC to build them a three-dimensional ‘carbon copy’ of the proposed layout for its staff to ‘see’ what their new workplace would look like and provide feedback before installation.

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AMRC Castings enhances 3D sand printing capability
13 May 2019
As one of the first foundries to take advantage of large-scale 3D sand printing techn …
Bronze award for gender equality
09 May 2019
The Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre’s commitment to supporting the talen …
AMRC helps school's designs hit right note
08 May 2019
Schoolchildren who invented whacky extendable mechanical fingers for a record-breakin …
At the forefront of aerospace research
01 May 2019
Okuma, a manufacturer of CNC equipment, has joined the University of Sheffield AMRC t …

Working with the AMRC

Upcoming Events
RIA Unlocking Innovation – Automation in Rail
30 May 2019
With the volume of work across the industry, the scarcity of resources and the limits …
Roadmapping 2019
03 June 2019
The AMRC’s Road Mapping sessions are designed to enable us to understand what t …
17th CIRP Conference on Modeling of Machining Operations
13 June 2019
We are pleased to invite you to the 17th CIRP Conference on Modelling of Machining Op …
UK-RAS Manufacturing Robotics Challenge
19 June 2019
As part of UK Robotics Week 2019, Sheffield Robotics, Enabling Sciences for Intellige …