Time is running out to register for fully-funded support from LCR 4.0, a part ERDF-funded support programme helping SMEs in the manufacturing space embrace Industry 4.0 technologies. To date, LCR 4.0 has helped over 197 SMEs in Liverpool, Knowsley, Halton, St Helens, Sefton and Wirral explore...

For Digital Manufacturing Week, the LCR 4.0 project teamed up with Invest Liverpool to bring audiences an exciting Solutions Theatre that discussed all topics relating to new and digital technologies, the challenges for manufacturing and how we are overcoming these. We had a range of speakers...

Leading manufacturer, Beverston Engineering, is boosting manufacturing capabilities with the development of a new, innovative Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) CNC system.   Beverston Engineering specialises in the prototyping and manufacture of state-of-the-art engineering components for a wide range of industries including aerospace, oil and gas and...

Roger Downing, Data Science Group Leader at the STFC Hartree Centre, shares his thoughts on the topic of big data, where it came from and where it’s going next. The phrase “Big Data” first entered our vocabulary more than 20 years ago in some discussions...

Name: Ela Schraps Company and role: STFC The Hartree Centre – Project Manager What is your connection to LCR 4.0? I’m the project manager of the Hartree Centre for LCR4.0 How would your work colleagues describe you? I had to ask my colleagues to be as accurate as possible and...

We have a number of podcasts which dive into industry further, discussing the 9 pillars as well as meeting those behind LCR 4.0, including the partners and SMEs!   We find out from LCR 4.0 programme manager how VR is used, not only to design new machinery,...