A Mersey Maritime event which provided 90 minutes of business networking and to hear from the Manufacturing Technology Centre, the Midlands based centre for technological innovation that has now set up a Liverpool base within Liverpool John Moores University (MTC@LJMU).
This event was hosted by Mersey Maritime member RSM, a leading independent firm of chartered accountants and business advisers.
The MTC specialises in manufacturing technologies and processes that are particularly important to the high value manufacturing sector: Intelligent Automation, Advanced Tooling and Fixturing, Electronics Manufacturing, High Integrity Fabrication, Manufacturing Simulation and Informatics, Metrology and NDT and Net Shape and Additive Manufacturing. Its industrial members include some of the UK’s major global manufacturers. MTC@LJMU will seek to apply this approach to the maritime sector, aiming to raise the UK’s competitive advantage by validating and implementing concepts identified from primary research.