Factory 2050 is a flagship new facility at the University of Sheffield's Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) The facility is designed to help manufacturing companies test new production methods and quickly change product designs on an assembly line The £43m development was part funded by the European Regional Development Fund and the Higher Education Funding Council for England HRH The Duke of York visited the Sheffield City Region today (Monday 10 April 2017) to open the University of Sheffield's Factory 2050 at the Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC).
Leading healthcare figures from across the Sheffield City Region have come together to discuss issues around the ageing population and the current social care crisis.
The Olympic Legacy Park (OLP) is part of the Advanced Manufacturing Innovation District (AMID) in Sheffield with a history going back many years to the steel days of Brown Bailey, Don Valley Stadium and now the creation of a unique Health Innovation Campus in the Sheffield City Region for the promotion of health and wellbeing research and learning.
The voices and views of the Sheffield city business region will be included in a national consultation on the Government's Industrial Strategy.
Commenting on the PM's decision to seek a General Election on June 8th, Richard Wright, Executive Director of Sheffield Chamber of Commerce, said: "The announcement of a snap election will be viewed in a mixed way by business.
South Yorkshire and North Derbyshire based Chartered Accountants and Trust & Estate Practitioners, Sutton McGrath Hartley have doubled the size of their Wills & Probate team after a recent recruitment drive.
Sheffield Hallam University's Centre for Regional Economic and Social Research (CRESR) has been announced as a key partner in the new UK Collaborative Centre for Housing Evidence (CaCHE).