AMRC

A pioneering partnership: Management focused degree level apprenticeships with the AMRC

The University of Sheffield’s Management School (SUMS) and the Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre’s (AMRC) Training Centre has announced a pioneering new education route to...
Universal Robots

Injection moulding by collaborative robot arms

Rapid and accurate handling of injection moulds for prototyping and short-run manufacturing relieve injection-moulding machinery operators from physically demanding, repetitive work and eliminate the...
AMRC

Apprentice of the Year returns from USA trip of a lifetime

A female engineer from Chesterfield, named ‘Apprentice of the Year’ at the University of Sheffield’s Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) Training Centre’s annual awards...
AMRC

Boeing begins construction on its first European production facility in Sheffield

Ceremonial ground-breaking event held at the site of Boeing Sheffield, which will be built alongside the University of Sheffield’s Factory 2050 at its...
Slaters Plastikard

Model railway kit manufacturer installs economical cleaning system

Effective removal of swarf from narrow, blind holesA low-cost, aqueous spray wash machine from Turbex is proving ideal for cleaning components manufactured by model...
AMRC

Access to world-class facilities at AMRC Factory 2050 made easier for SMEs with opening...

Ease of access to the world-class research and development facilities on offer at the Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre’s (AMRC) Factory 2050, is being made...
AMRC

Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre composites experts help luxury car maker to reduce weight

The Composite Centre at the University of Sheffield Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) is installing a unique, high pressure press as part of a...
AMRC

Bespoke packaging SME collaborates with the AMRC to develop low-cost robotic manufacturing solution

An autonomous robotic solution for improving process time and health and safety during the manufacture of cardboard boxes has been developed by the Integrated...
Metlase

MetLase joins the AMRC to develop the fixtures of the future

MetLase, a joint venture between Rolls-Royce and Unipart Group, has become the latest member of the Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC), bringing its world...
Würth Elektronik Shenzhen

Würth Elektronik eiSos again Obtains ISO/IEC 17025 Accreditation for its Lab in Shenzhen

Würth Elektronik eiSos, manufacturer of electronic and electromechanical components, strengthens the company’s test lab in the Shenzhen subsidiary responsible for its Chinese plants. The...