Catalyst for the future growth and success of manufacturing in the UK

£504m Total R&D linked to our activity in 2018/19
4,650 Innovation support projects in 2018/19
2,469 Projects with SME clients in 2018/19

OUR CAPABILITIES

We help you design, develop and deliver your innovation

Technology Development

Technology Development

We provide companies with access to world-class facilities and skills to scale-up and prove-out high value manufacturing technologies.

Problem Solving

Problem Solving

We give companies of all sizes access to the specialist knowledge, expertise and equipment they need to master the challenges they face.

Policy Insight & Intelligence

Policy Insight & Intelligence

Our business insight and technical knowledge make us a valuable partner in the development and delivery of national or more local policy.

Workforce Development

Workforce Development

Our Centres offer apprenticeships, training courses and student placements to help build and maintain the high level skills UK manufacturing needs.

What we do

We work with

Unrivalled cross-industry expertise delivers powerful solutions

Large Firms

We work with large firms who seek to investigate innovative technologies or scale-up new products or processes.

Small and growing businesses

We work with small businesses to help develop, de-risk and support the journey of bringing new innovations to market and improve productivity.

Researchers and Academics

We collaborate across the research base to prove research findings and transform research into commercial value.

Policy makers

We bring our industrial and technology insight to policy development to deliver the best outcomes for the UK taxpayer.

Who we work with
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