Precision Manufacturing Centre

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Our mission is to sustain and further establish the University of Nottingham as the leading international research centre and preferred supplier to industry of research and innovation products in advanced manufacturing technology.

The Precision Manufacturing Centre (PMC) was established in 2003 and provides a range of world-class services to industry. These services range from the development of new product designs and manufacturing techniques to pilot production of low-volume, high-value products, as well as specialist training. The centre was upgraded in January 2018 when it moved from University Park to Jubilee Campus, where it now resides in the state-of-the-art £24m Advanced Manufacturing Building at the University of Nottingham.

World Class Services 

Our team can help you gain competitive advantage. We have unrivalled expertise in product design and engineering, contract manufacturing and bespoke tooling development, as well as supporting our customers with training and after care.

All work is carried out under our ISO9001:2015 Quality Management System and managed according to PRINCE2® Project Management. The PMC has worked with businesses and provided knowledge and support services to critical industrial sectors including: 

  • Aerospace
  • Automotive
  • Biomedical
  • Consumer products
  • Defence
  • Energy 
  • Medical
  • Micro-assembly
  • Nano-technology

And we are always looking to expand and apply our expertise in new sectors.

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Precision Manufacturing Centre

Institute for Advanced Manufacturing
Faculty of Engineering
The University of Nottingham
Jubilee Campus
Nottingham, NG8 1BB

telephone: +44 (0) 115 748 6717 or +44 (0) 115 748 4786