Ben Morgan, head of the AMRC
's Integrated Manufacturing Group, said: "Making the structure modular and from composite means the robot can be dismantled and moved easily by two people.
's heavy-handed approach fails to take account of growing doubts over the value of animalbased research to human medicine, and prevents charities from formulating their own policies on a highly controversial issue.
Following a year-long inquiry the AMRC
has devised a list of ten recommendations to end the UK being "the fat man of Europe".
Some of the young researchers at the AMRC
Composite Centre then started looking at the potential for these materials in an area of special personal interest: snowboarding.
offers a broad spectrum of environmental and engineering services including: asbestos and lead consulting and abatement, indoor air quality consulting, due diligence services, engineering design, industrial hygiene services, mold testing and remediation, materials testing, and training programs.
Economy Secretary Ken Sates said: "The news that the AMRC
will be managing Wales' first Advanced Manufacturing Research Facility on Deeside really is cause for celebration."
F4N has been developed by the Nuclear AMRC
, part of Sheffield University, with the support of its top-tier partners, including nuclear new-build developers and the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority.
will be bringing along Mantra, its customised Manufacturing Transporter.
The Nuclear AMRC
brings together the manufacturing and engineering expertise of the University of Sheffield's Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre, the nuclear and materials technology capacity of The University of Manchester's Dalton Nuclear Institute and the experience and resources of industry leaders.
The institute has been developed by the Deeside Enterprise Zone Advisory Board, AMRC
Sheffield, Swansea University, and Coleg Cambria in conjunction with SMEs and large companies.
A project to build a steam locomotive fit for the 21st century is getting a helping hand from apprentices at the University of Sheffield AMRC