Together for manufacturing

Bringing together world-class, practical support to transform Liverpool City Region businesses in the manufacturing space through digital innovation.

By exploring the challenges and opportunities of Industry 4.0 together, LCR 4.0 helps SMEs to increase productivity and de-risk innovation.

Ready to be part of the evolution?
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LCR 4.0 will:


Deliver fully subsidised support to 300 SMEs in the Liverpool City Region


Enable collaborations between 200 businesses and partners


Support 70 new product development cases across a number of firms


Create 60 new jobs in supported businesses

Latest News

  • 14th -15th November 2018 Exhibition Centre Liverpool   Over 6000 manufacturing executives, 200 free-to-attend presentations, hours of free professional advisory, and the largest manufacturing innovation showcase in the UK – open to manufacturers at all stages of their digital journey!   Show features you won’t......

  • Widnes-based thermal engineering firm, Genlab, has deployed new simulation technology to increase factory productivity by 20 per cent, with support from LCR 4.0 delivery partner, the Virtual Engineering Centre (VEC).   Genlab specialises in the design and manufacturer of thermal engineering products such as industrial......


13th November 2018

Dates: 13th – 16th November 2018 Location: ACC Liverpool, Kings Dock, Liverpool L3 4FP   After the great success of last years The Manufacturer Live and Smart Factory Expo which took…

29th October 2018

Location: The Advanced Manufacturing Training Centre, Manufacturing Technology Centre, Ansty Park, Coventry, CV7 9JU Date: 29th – 30th October 2018   Hot on the heels of last year’s sell-out conference,…

Ready to be part of the evolution?
Complete our quick form or call an advisor 0151 237 3903