£270m funding for three R&D centres
Three catapult centres in the West Midlands which are leading on innovation and research in key areas will share £270m of Government funding.
The investment, announced by Chancellor Philip Hammond on a visit to the region, provides a five-year funding package to support work in high-tech labs, factories and advanced training centres.
The Manufacturing Technology Centre in Coventry, which is a world leader in 3D printing, will get £122m. Warwick Manufacturing Group's High Value Manufacturing Catapult will received £99m and the... For the full story register now for free or login below...