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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Working with the AMRC to find a solution to keep Bloodhound on track was an ideal opportunity to show what we can do.

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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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20 March 2019
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AMRC is an ‘enormous success’ but more to be done
19 March 2019
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Working with the AMRC

Upcoming Events
AREA & AMRC AR-dedicated Workshop
26 March 2019
We’re joining forces for our annual AREA Workshop dedicated to AR for Ent …
Tracking the Future of XR with Facebook, Magic Leap, Google, HTC Vive & more
10 April 2019
Join Rab Scott, the AMRC'S Head of Digital at VRX Europe and hear his insight into vi …
Tech Board 2019
16 April 2019
The AMRC Main Board has delegated responsibility for deciding how research funding sh …
IDC Machining Science Conference 2019
02 May 2019
The IDC for Machining Science focuses on advanced machining of metals, alloys and com …