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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Our work with the AMRC is on track to save BAE Systems millions of pounds in capital and operational costs over the coming years.

Austin Cook, BAE Systems

IT firm increases workflow efficiency and productivity

To develop ways to maximise space usage, enable efficiency improvements, reduce waste and increase productivity within a Burnley-based IT business.

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22 June 2022
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A Welsh blueprint to boost productivity and cut emissions
21 June 2022
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23 May 2022
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Working with the AMRC

Upcoming Events
SMEs: National Manufacturing Day tours for small and medium-sized enterprises
07 July 2022
Ever wondered what happens inside the AMRC?As part of the MakeUK National Manufact …
National Manufacturing Day tours
07 July 2022
Ever wondered what happens inside the AMRC?As part of MakeUK National Manufacturin …
Principles of Lean Manufacturing 
14 July 2022
Increase your bottom line, reduce waste, improve productivity, journey to net zero&nb …
International Conference on Manufacturing of Advanced Composites 2022 (ICMAC)
13 September 2022
ICMAC provides a forum for academia and industry to share ideas and approaches, showc …