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    Free Automotive Manufacturing Event, 20 February 2018, Scotland

    Start date: 20/02/2018
    Cost: Free Please Register via email link

    Want to know more about near-net shape metalforming of automotive components? Interested in finding out about funding and collaboration opportunities? Make your organisation more competitive by attending this free event at the AFRC. We will bring together equipment suppliers, manufacturers and funding bodies to create networking opportunities for the automotive sector with a particular focus on transmission components. Equipment on display will include our rotary forge, radial forge, flow former(s) and forge.

    Event highlights 

    • Hear from research and industry experts
    • Component displays
    • Demonstration of machine capabilities
    • Tour of a world renowned research centre
    • Collaboration opportunities
    • Dissemination of previous research projects
    • Networking opportunities

    About us

    The Advanced Forming Research Centre (AFRC) is a globally-recognised centre of excellence in innovative manufacturing technologies, R&D, and metal forming and forging research.

    The AFRC houses an extensive range of technology in near-net shape forming. Find out more about the centre’s capabilities and how it helps companies of all sizes by attending this free event.

    This is your opportunity to network with equipment suppliers, manufacturers and government funding bodies.

    20 February 2018 – 09:30 – 15:30

    Advanced Forming Research Centre (AFRC)
    85 Inchinnan Drive
    PA4 9LJ

    Tel: +44 (0)141 534 5200

    Free event
    To register your interest, please email

    European Regional Development Fund Northern Powerhouse
    Partners Department for Business Innovation and Skills Finance Birmingham