LCR 4.0: Shaping the manufacturing industry of tomorrow

LCR 4.0 was instrumental in transforming Liverpool City Region’s manufacturing sector through digital innovation. As part of the programme, businesses had access to the expertise, technology and collaboration opportunities they needed to boost productivity and drive innovation.

This website showcases the success of the project and the positive impact it has had on manufacturers in the region.

Case studies

Heap & Partners

  • Date: Spring 2018
  • Tech: Additive manufacturing, Augmented reality
  • Sector: Valve Manufacturing

Beverston Engineering

  • Date: Autumn 2017
  • Tech: Internet of things
  • Sector: Engineering & Manufacturing

CNC Robotics

  • Date: Autumn 2017
  • Tech: Autonomous systems
  • Sector: Advanced Engineering


  • Date: Autumn 2017
  • Tech: Simulation
  • Sector: Manufacturing