University of Birmingham

High Temperature Research Centre (HTRC)

UKRPIF award: £20 million
Officially opened: April 2017

The HTRC is a unique casting, design, simulation and manufacturing facility.

Located at Antsy Park, the centre supports underpinning casting-materials research and radical process improvements, including research into tools that will enhance product quality and production efficiency.

The UKRPIF award funded construction of the centre, with £40m double matched co-investment provided by the institute’s long-term strategic partner Rolls Royce.

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