Manufacturing Engineering Centre: partnership with industry
The Centre has built up an exceptional programme of support for firms providing first-class research and practical technology transfer. This expanding partnership programme is an exemplar of how a university can meet the diverse needs of small and medium enterprises as well as larger industrial concerns. The Centre supports manufacturing industry through advanced research and practical technology transfer. It has increased industrial competitiveness, created or safeguarded some hundreds of local industrial jobs and contributed strongly to regional regeneration.