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Smart manufacturing software provider Valuechain joins the MTC to work in partnership with NCAM

Date: Friday 14 June 2019

Valuechain, a provider of smart manufacturing software, has joined the MTC to work alongside the National Centre for Additive Manufacturing (NCAM) to evaluate and develop their DNAam and iQapture soft…

MTC helps aerospace manufacturers in national programme

Date: Monday 27 May 2019

The Manufacturing Technology Centre (MTC) in Coventry is working with aerospace companies to develop new manufacturing techniques which will preserve engineering jobs across the sector.

UK-Wide Capability Mapping of Industrial Digitalisation Technologies (IDT's)

Date: Monday 04 March 2019

Released in October 2017, the Made Smarter Review highlighted the need for a National Programme to accelerate the adoption of Industrial Digitalisation Technologies (IDTs) through focused support for…

Additive Manufacturing experts to gather at MTC to share their experience

Date: Wednesday 30 January 2019

The Manufacturing Technology Centre is bringing together additive manufacturing experts and users from across the UK to discuss how to take this important technology forward. Additive manufacturing, o…

Watch this space as MTC eyes NASA partnership

Date: Monday 19 November 2018

The Coventry-based Manufacturing Technology Centre is developing a partnership with the North American Space Agency (NASA) as US space scientists look to use MTC-developed technology in future space m…

MTC 3D printing course for senior engineers

Date: Monday 29 October 2018

The industry-leading Manufacturing Technology Centre near Coventry is to run a course next month for senior engineers who are unsure of the benefits of 3D printing.

Aerospace Suppliers Urged to join £15m programme

Date: Tuesday 11 September 2018

Suppliers to the UK aerospace industry are being urged to engage with a £15 million programme funded by Innovate UK and the Aerospace Technology Institute aimed at encouraging them to adopt additive m…

ASTM International, Auburn University, NASA, EWI, and the MTC Launch Additive Manufacturing Centers of Excellence

Date: Monday 30 July 2018

On July 23, at Auburn University, two groups launched centers of excellence in additive manufacturing aimed at accelerating R&D, standardization, and innovation in that field, also known as 3D printin…

MTC to install Digital Metal Additive Manufacturing System

Date: Wednesday 27 June 2018

The Manufacturing Technology Centre, already a leader in additive manufacturing technology, is to install cutting-edge equipment which will further advance its additive manufacturing and 3D printing c…

MTC to lead Major Aerospace Supplier Programme

Date: Wednesday 27 June 2018

The Manufacturing Technology Centre near Coventry is to lead a £15 million programme aimed at encouraging suppliers to the UK aerospace industry to adopt additive manufacturing.

MTC teams up with leading global standards organisation to advance Additive Manufacturing

Date: Monday 21 May 2018

The Manufacturing Technology Centre (MTC) has been chosen by leading global standards organisation ASTM International, based in the U.S., to be the first non-U.S. founding partner of ASTM Internationa…

Booming MTC expects to create 100 new jobs this year

Date: Monday 26 March 2018

Coventry-based Manufacturing Technology Centre continues to become one of the city’s booming businesses after seeing its workforce grow by more than 20 per cent in the past year.

Help shape the future of additive manufacturing in the UK

Date: Monday 19 February 2018

The UK’s Manufacturing Technology Centre (MTC) is where 3D printing and traditional manufacturing converge. Established as an independent Research & Technology Organisation (RTO) in 2010, the centre i…

Industrial strategy announcement - BBC and ITV visit the MTC

Date: Tuesday 05 December 2017

The UK government launched its industrial strategy on 27th November, with plans to drive economic growth and boost productivity across the UK. The BBC's Breakfast team spent the morning here at the MT…

MTC to lead £14m additive manufacturing aerospace project

Date: Monday 04 December 2017

Following the launch of the Industrial Strategy white paper on Monday November 27, Business Secretary Greg Clark announced £53.7 million of funding for seven R&D projects. This funding is part of gove…

Digitalising Manufacturing 2017: Driving UK competitiveness

Date: Wednesday 15 November 2017

The Digitalising Manufacturing 2017 conference reached new heights and witnessed two days of debate; insight and future steps to drive forward the Fourth Industrial Revolution. Jonny Williamson, digit…