The Manufacturing Technology Centre (MTC) has been developed in response to the UK Government’s manufacturing strategy. MTC works with leading research partners, transferring cutting-edge technologies into the manufacturing process industry. MTC exists to prove manufacturing processes and technologies in an agile environment in partnership with industry and academia. The technology centre provides a unique opportunity for manufacturers to develop new and innovative processes and technologies in a low risk environment. Founding members include Rolls-Royce, Aero Engine Controls and Airbus UK.