The first 20 years of the AMRC makes for impressive reading; a compelling opening chapter to a story of aspiration and hope for manufacturing. #20in21

We celebrate some of our successes on this page as we look at 20 years of the AMRC.

20 years of making the future (Sheffield Star supplement):


Twenty Years of Making Things Better (YouTube Playlist):

Hear what some of our friends, partners and colleagues have to say about what 20 years of the AMRC means to them.

Watch as Pete Hoffman (retired), Boeing, looks back at 20 years of manufacturing innovation at the AMRC.

Gareth Morgan, AML Sheffield, talks about the importance of the relationship with the AMRC as an SME advanced manufacturing parts provider and the first spin out of the AMRC.

Koen Lamberts, Vice-Chancellor, University of Sheffield, talks about our model for innovation, and how it brings together people and organisations.

Watch as Alan Norbury and Ross Caddens from Siemens talk about their partnership with the AMRC over the years and what the future holds.

Russell Crow, from Sheffield SME TinsleyBridge, discusses how the partnership with the AMRC is moving their business forward and will continue to deliver LightWeighting solutions for the circular sustainable economy.

Tim Jewitt explains how they approached the AMRC to work on a project with them to implement a fully functioning robot cell to undertake grinding, linishing and hardening operations and how it has improved productivity in the business.

Watch as Henri Murison, Director of the Northern Powerhouse Partnership, talks about the incredible impact the AMRC and AMRC Training Centre have made across the region.

Andrew Schofield, Technology Delivery Director, BAE Systems discusses the long-standing partnership with the AMRC.

Jamie McGourlay, Partnership Manager and Neil Mantle, Director of Manufacturing at Rolls-Royce explain their valued partnership with the AMRC & future developments in this journey.

Lee Scott from Starrag on how working collaboratively with the AMRC, they are able to innovate & maximise the impact for UK manufacturing.

Ruth Nic Aoidh, Executive Director at McLaren Automotive Ltd explains how the partnership with The University of Sheffield AMRC is placing the UK at the centre of Lightweighting innovation and creating new highly skilled jobs around the technology.

Juergen Maier on the AMRC journey so far and the shift to a super green, sustainable fourth industrial revolution.

Thanks to Kwasi Kwarteng as he acknowledges the achievement of 20 years at the AMRC.

Watch as Amer Liaqat from Airbus talks about our work together on the aviation of tomorrow.

Watch as James Needham, senior manufacturing leader, Boeing Sheffield, outlines 3 key reasons for locating the factory in Sheffield.

Sir Martin Donnelly, president of Boeing Europe and managing director of Boeing UK, on our incredible journey together.

Dave Latimer, Chief Executive of Sheffield SME and University of Sheffield spin out, Magnomatics, talks about their journey to scale up their magnetic gears for offshore wind.

FourJaw Manufacturing Analytics on how their data analytics platform is bringing significant improvements to UK manufacturing and beyond.

Hear from AMRC Training Centre Director, Nikki Jones, on delivering the curriculum of the future.

Katherine Bennett, CEO, High Value Manufacturing Catapult, talks about the importance of collaboration for the future growth of UK manufacturing.