Virtual Engineering Centre

Enhancing your capability through virtual innovation


December 2017

Listen to our Podcasts

We have a number of podcasts which dive into Industry 4.0 further, discussing the 9 pillars as well as meeting those behind LCR 4.0, including partners and SMEs! 

Viewpoint: Deciphering the Budget by Dr Andy Levers

Liverpool City Region has welcomed the positive announcements from last week’s Budget, which include a new approach to developing tech start-ups and a focus on improving connectivity across the board.

Liverpool City Region SMEs triumph at the Manufacturer Live 2017

The UK’s leading manufacturing industry publication, The Manufacturer, brought its dynamic series of events to the Liverpool City Region for the first time in November 2017, leaving its Birmingham roots for the North West.

Ultamation break new ground with Augmented Reality user interface

While Ultamation develop their business as one of the global leaders in delivering Crestron solutions, they continue to innovate in order to enhance their standard products.

LCR 4.0 on track to transform the future of Manufacturing in Liverpool City Region

One year on since launch, LCR 4.0 has been successful in bringing together and providing practical support to almost 100 Liverpool City Region businesses in the manufacturing space through digital innovation.

Valuechain collaborate with the VEC to create immersive Industry 4.0 experience

Valuechain, a software company that improves business productivity through digitalisation, announced their collaboration with Virtual Engineering Centre, to launch the DNA4.0 Smart Factory, at the Manufacturer Live, in Liverpool on November 15th. LCR4.0, an ERDF funded project has created a... Continue Reading →

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