The team of world-class academics and highly qualified technical experts will collaborate with industry to address manufacturing challenges to develop sustainable, higher value goods and services for the global market.
The ASTUTE 2020 (Advanced Sustainable Manufacturing Technologies) operation has been part-funded by the European Regional Development Fund through the Welsh Government and the participating Higher Education Institutions.
Cabinet Secretary Mark Drakeford said:
“I’m delighted that EU funds are helping Welsh businesses to improve productivity by exploiting the expertise within our highly acclaimed academic institutions and adopting leading-edge technologies to achieve commercial success and growth in our economy.”
METal - Environmental Issues
24/07/2017With focus on the environment ever increasing and legislation rapidly changing it is becoming more important to understand the influence industry has on the environment. This course provides an education into current legislation and the influence industry is having on the environment.
METal - Manufacturing Technology
04/07/2017The manufacturing technology course provides an overview of common manufacturing techniques and methods as well as covering some of the technical aspects associated with these techniques.
ESTnet - Wales Technology Awards 2017
22/06/2017The Wales Technology Awards 2017 ceremony will be held at the Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff Bay on Thursday 22 June 2017.
Insider Media - Future of Manufacturing in Wales Breakfast 2017
07/06/2017Insider would like you to join them for an Insider breakfast event as they debate the future of manufacturing in Wales.
Digital Transformation, The Pragmatic Approach to Industry 4.0 Implementation, Productivity Boosts & Quick Wins
25/05/2017An opportunity to share how digital technologies already have / could transform ways of working. With examples from real-life business solutions such as at Tata Steel. People will share insights, through presentations, demonstrations, and some opportunities to try solutions
Welsh Companies can Capitalise on Academic Expertise in Industry 4.0
25/05/2017Welsh companies have the opportunity to learn from the experience gained on ‘what worked’ and ‘what did not work’ during Uni-Pol’s journey to Industry 4.0 through collaboration with ASTUTE 2020.
Join the ASTUTE 2020 Team - Project Officer
19/05/2017An exciting opportunity to work with leading academic experts in close collaboration with industry, developing impactful, state-of-the-art research-based solutions to the real world problems facing advanced manufacturing businesses and their supply chains throughout West Wales and the Welsh Valleys.
METal - Joining of Sheet Steel Products
16/05/2017Joining methods are widely used throughout manufacturing. This course offers an education in the principles of a broad range of joining techniques are covered in this course including welding, riveting, fasteners and adhesives.
Join the ASTUTE 2020 Team - Senior Administrator
15/05/2017The ASTUTE 2020 (Advanced Sustainable Manufacturing Technologies) operation has been part-funded by the European Regional Development Fund through the Welsh Government and the participating Higher Education Institutions.
Swansea University - Year in Industry
03/03/2017The College of Engineering at Swansea University runs a Year in Industry placement scheme. It is a valued scheme for our students who get a chance to be trained as better engineers.