Case Studies

Valuechain

Valuechain
Valuechain approached LCR 4.0 in order to collaborate on a platform that would demystify Industry 4.0 and encourage SMEs to adopt the latest digital manufacturing te… READ MORE

Acorn2Oak

Acorn2Oak
Acorn2Oak Innovation Solutions Ltd is a provider of innovative manufacturing solutions with a focus on manufacturing and product developments using advanced carbon f… READ MORE

Ultamation

Ultamation
A multi-award winning company based within the Liverpool Science Park, Ultamation specialise in home automation solutions. These are used to manage the controls for … READ MORE

Satsafe Limited

Satsafe Limited
Based at the the Science and Technology Facilities Council’s (STFC) Campus Technology Hub, Daresbury, Satsafe are a technology start-up company developing a range of… READ MORE

Magnex Exercise Technology

Magnex Exercise Technology
Magnex had an innovative idea for using magnetic fluid resistance to replace weights for home and commercial exercise equipment. Weight-based exercise machines can b… READ MORE

Air Quality Research Ltd

Air Quality Research Ltd
Air Quality Research Ltd (AQR) cleans fluids using a sustainable, environment friendly and cost effective approach. They develop novel chemical-free, energy-saving p… READ MORE

AlgoLib

AlgoLib
AlgoLib is a new start up business created by a local Liverpool City Region PhD Student that collects and analyses big data and smart algorithms to offer businesses … READ MORE

4D Products joins LCR 4.0

4D Products joins LCR 4.0
4D Products joins the Virtual Engineering Centre in developing their innovative exercise machine, through the LCR 4.0 Project. READ MORE

STRIVE: driving virtual engineering across the supply chain

STRIVE: driving virtual engineering across the supply chain
A three year collaborative R&D project, STRIVE (Simulation Tools for Rapid Innovation in Vehicle Engineering) aimed to deliver a new digital supply chain to develop … READ MORE

Transforming pre-operation planning for the NHS

Transforming pre-operation planning for the NHS
The Virtual Engineering Centre, in partnership with Alder Hey Children’s Hospital, is pioneering a new surgical planning technique using Virtual Reality (VR) tools d… READ MORE

Supporting new product development at Bentley Motors

Supporting new product development at Bentley Motors
The VEC, in partnership with Optis has enabled Bentley Motors to integrate the use of virtual prototypes into their new product development process, improving design… READ MORE

Accelerating product design and development at Jaguar Land Rover

Accelerating product design and development at Jaguar Land Rover
Collaborative expertise and access to supercomputing facilities has enabled the Virtual Engineering Centre (VEC) to create new virtual engineering processes for Jagu… READ MORE

Developing evidence for certification for autonomous systems

Developing evidence for certification for autonomous systems
The VEC, in partnership with BAE Systems, has developed a Virtual Engineering Simulation Laboratory (VESL) for the certification of components of Autonomous Remotely… READ MORE

Providing BAC Ltd virtual engineering expertise 'on demand'

Providing BAC Ltd virtual engineering expertise 'on demand'
Creating easy to use, remote access virtual engineering processes for BAC Ltd to enhance and steer rapid virtual testing of vehicle components, making use of the VEC… READ MORE

Enhancing the region's productivity

Enhancing the region's productivity
Established in 2010, the VEC is a unique private-public partnership committed to advancing the use of modelling, simulation and 3D immersive visualisation, to impro… READ MORE

4D Products Ltd

4D Products Ltd
4D Products are a small to medium product design consultancy delivering innovative solutions for clients in high-tech industries. READ MORE