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 110-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 DES has given Boeing a holistic view of the factory floor operations that will take place in Boeing Sheffield, before construction was even complete.

Tim Underwood, Boeing

AMRC helps move toward industrialisation of hybrid manufacturing in aerospace

Engineers at the AMRC have developed a novel method for manufacturing aerospace components using hybrid additive and subtractive manufacturing techniques.

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Nanoscale materials hold cure for manufacturing and aviation greenhouse gas emissions
18 February 2021
Composite researchers at the AMRC are at the heart of a European-wide project to deve …
ATI funding for industry-defining ‘smart factory’ production line
10 February 2021
LISI Aerospace (BAI UK) and the University of Sheffield Advanced Manufacturing Resear …
Boeing and University of Sheffield AMRC flying high with renewed partnership
04 February 2021
Boeing has renewed its longstanding relationship with the University of Sheffield Adv …
Robotics makes magnet placement 60 times faster
03 February 2021
A labour-intensive process to position powerful permanent magnets onto large genera …

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21 September 2021
OFFSITE EXPO brings together those who are driving change in the construction …