£60m research centre to create 150 jobs

Lord Kumar Bhattacharyya
The West Midlands will become home to the UK Mobility Data Institute, creating up to 150 jobs, after Chancellor Philip Hammond provided £20m in his Budget. The £60m centre will be at the WMG complex and will collect, process and analyse transport data generated by new mobility technologies. WMG founder Lord Kumar Bhattacharyya said the Government cash injection would mean a start on construction could be as early as three months away but would depend on planning permission being obtained. He hoped it would be up and running... For the full story register now for free or login below...