Our Research

Our Research aims to improve productivity, efficiency and sustainability positioning Ireland to achieve global leadership in advanced manufacturing through applied relevant research. Together with our industrial members and academic partners, we are engaging in some of the most exciting research into advanced manufacturing methods and processes being carried out globally in areas such as:

Manufacturing industries are faced with significant paradigm shifts with the advent of the 4th industrial revolution. The introduction of game-changing ways to design and manufacture products such as Additive Manufacturing, Collaborative Robotics, Industrial IoT, and others coupled with a continuous drive for sustainable manufacturing requires focused research to allow companies embrace these technologies.