Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre AMRC

The University of Sheffield AMRC with Boeing focuses on advanced machining and materials research for aerospace and other high-value manufacturing sectors. It identifies, researches and resolves advanced manufacturing problems on behalf of its industrial partners. Around 70 companies have joined as members, from global aerospace giants such as Boeing, Rolls-Royce, BAE Systems and Messier-Bugatti-Dowty, to local small businesses. The centre also works with hundreds of other manufacturers on specific research projects.

AMRC
Advanced Manufacturing Park
Wallis Way
Catcliffe
Rotherham
S60 5TZ
0114 222 1747

AMRC researchers work with individual companies on specific projects, and collaborate on generic projects for the benefit of all members, using the centre’s array of state-of-the-art manufacturing equipment. R&D topics at the AMRC with Boeing are determined by the board of industrial partners. This ensures that work is focused on industrial commercial requirements, and provides lasting value to members.

Since its launch in 2001, the AMRC with Boeing has established itself as a world-class centre for collaborative research. It has received numerous awards, including Boeing Supplier of the Year, and become a model for research centres worldwide.

The AMRC with Boeing employs over 250 highly qualified researchers and engineers. It is based on a dedicated research campus on the Advanced Manufacturing Park in South Yorkshire.

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