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 120-plus industrial members range from global giants like Boeing, Rolls-Royce, McLaren Automotive, BAE Systems and Airbus to small companies.

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At the AMRC, we will have access to some of the world’s finest composites and materials research capabilities, and I look forward to building a world-class facility.

Mike Flewitt, CEO, McLaren Automotive

Sensing data-driven decisions

In a 12-month, High Value Manufacturing (HVM) Catapultfunded project, engineers at the University of Sheffield
Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) Composite Centre investigated different strategies to integrate sensors in the earliest stage of the manufacturing process.

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Upcoming Events
Taking your manufacturing digital - From timesheet to tablet
01 December 2021
AMRC North West, based in central Lancashire, is a world-class centre for advan …
Innovation Business Breakfast
16 December 2021
Who is responsible for innovation in your organisation?The breakfast session will f …