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

  • Pictured L – R: Ian Briggs of BAC Ltd, Liverpool Metro Mayor Steve Rotheram, Iain Hennessey of Alder Hey Children’s Hospital, Neill Briggs from BAC Ltd and Lynn Dwyer and Andy Levers of the Virtual Engineering Centre (University of Liverpool).  Liverpool Metro Mayor, Steve Rotheram undertook a......

  • Article: Dr Andy Levers, Technical Director for the Virtual Engineering Centre (University of Liverpool)  Virtual reality often appears in today’s news and media, taking the world by storm. Mainly associated with gaming, virtual reality (or VR) is starting to creep into a whole range of......


29th September 2017

When: Friday 29th September 2017 Time: 8am – 10am Where: Atrium, Sci-Tech Daresbury, Cheshire, WA4 4AD Organisers: Business Growth Hub, Halton Council, LCR 4.0   Are you a manufacturer and interested…

4th October 2017

Date: Wednesday 04 October 2017 Location: The Base, Dallam Lane, Dallam Lane, Warrington, Cheshire   The digitalisation of manufacturing is a topic of global interest — in Germany the concept…

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