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
UK's largest radial braider under construction at the AMRC
10 August 2018
The largest radial triaxial braider in the UK is currently being installed at the Uni …
Five-year funding for High Value Manufacturing Catapult
10 August 2018
Ongoing funding has been confirmed for the University of Sheffield's two High Value M …
Additive manufacturing gives high-tech audio company good vibrations
07 August 2018
Engineers from the AMRC have turned up the volume on additive manufacturing to collab …
AMRC signs agreement with National Research Council of Canada to develop novel composites for aerospace
02 August 2018
The University of Sheffield’s Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) has …

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Upcoming Events
TCT Show
25 September 2018
The 22nd TCT Show continues to set the agenda for the industry bringing together doze …
Advanced Engineering 2018
31 October 2018
"Get more from our 10th anniversary edition:New civil new-build Nuclear Enginee …
Tech Fellows 2018
05 November 2018
The Tech Fellows conference has been a highlight of the AMRC calendar for many years. …
Smart Factory Expo 2018
14 November 2018
Smart Factory Expo is Europe’s biggest showcase for the Fourth Industrial Revol …