A world-class centre for advanced manufacturing. Open to manufacturers of all sizes.

Our research and development focuses on industry’s commercial requirements and provides lasting value to members.

Our 100-plus industrial members range from global giants like Boeing, Rolls-Royce, BAE Systems and Airbus to small companies, but you don’t have to be a member to take advantage of our world-leading expertise and resources, which are open to manufacturers of all sizes.

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

Featured case study

An engineer with the Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre’s (AMRC) Design and Prototyping Group has developed a unique hybrid 3D printing process that allows electrical, optical, and structural elements to be introduced throughout an additively manufactured component during the build process.

Virtual reality gaming technology helping Yorkshire Water engineers design futuristic sites
20 February 2018
Engineers at Yorkshire Water are turning to virtual reality technology developed by …
University of Sheffield signs up as Northern Powerhouse partner during ministerial visit
12 February 2018
The University of Sheffield has cemented its long-standing commitment to supporting e …
Canadian company AV&R partner with the AMRC to explore the future of automated visual inspection
05 February 2018
The concept for a new automated visual inspection system that uses robotics to manipu …
Yorkshire entrepreneur raising the roof with new construction aid tested by AMRC
24 January 2018
A retired builder-turned-entrepreneur has invented and patented a brand new method of …

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Upcoming Events
Cutting and Machining Technologies Workshop
27 February 2018
This two day workshop has the primary objective of informing and stimulating innovati …
Virtual Machining and Optimisation Workshop
01 March 2018
The AMRC along with the Twin-Control consortium are hosting a workshop on virtual mac …
AMRC Forum: Lights out running and factory automation
27 March 2018
In today’s global markets, many businesses are under growing pressure to reduce …
MACH 2018
09 April 2018
MACH is the outstanding showcase for advances in the manufacturing industry brought t …