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Manufacturing Technology Centre

In partnership with the Manufacturing Technology Centre

Since 2015, we’ve worked in partnership with the Manufacturing Technology Centre (MTC), to develop the skills, research and technological innovations the sector has needed to compete on a global scale. Seeing the difference this partnership is making to the industry, we have now extended our collaboration through to the end of 2029, with a total sponsorship of £15 million.

“An extended Lloyds Bank and MTC partnership means we can deliver more high value manufacturing apprenticeships and training programmes that will support businesses to adopt new technologies and drive the UK economy.”

Dr Graham Hoare OBE

What is the MTC?

The MTC develops innovative manufacturing processes and technologies, bridging the gap between academia and industry. They focus on delivering bespoke system solutions and employ a team of highly skilled engineers. Through their apprentice and training programmes they also aim to create the next generation of engineering talent while upskilling and reskilling existing workforces.

How our partnership is helping manufacturing

6,000 graduates and engineers to be trained and upskilled by 2030

500 clients helped through the Manufacturing Support Service

£5m generated in additional benefits from increased revenue and reduced costs through clients working with the MTC

What support is there for my business?

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Manufacturing Support Service

The experienced MTC team can directly assist you to improve quality, cost, productivity and efficiency in your business.

Read about this free service

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Sustainability Line Walk

You can work with the MTC to identify sustainability improvements in your business.

Find out about their services

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Apprentice Services

The MTC can support you in finding and recruiting an apprentice and help you understand funding options.

Find out about apprentice support

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