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.
- Interim UKRPIF evaluation case study: High Temperature Research Centre (HTRC)