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Razor wins place on landmark AMRC framework

The digitisation specialists will help to inspire innovation in British manufacturing.

Sheffield Digital member Razor has secured a place on the University of Sheffield Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre’s (AMRC) new digital framework. Alongside two other digital consultancies, Razor will deliver a digitisation strategy to put the AMRC at the forefront of digital innovation in the UK manufacturing industries. This is excellent news for the region and

Company profile: The Tech Dept

A new name, a new approach and a new focus on Sheffield. We chatted to The Tech Dept to see how it’s all going.

Founders of The Tech Dept, Dan Kirby and Rick Grundy launched their business in 2004 with an email software product. Dan was also running a branding agency and after a couple of years his two companies found mutual ground. The Tech Dept (then just ‘Tech Dept’) began to service clients with creative digital marketing solutions

How can the region’s manufacturers keep up with new technologies?

Culture and skills are the biggest barriers to technology adoption, according to manufacturing and digital experts.

DMM is the AMRC’s campaign to connect our digital community to manufacturing businesses. The ‘Breakfast & Bytes’ session at Kollider in Sheffield, in partnership with Barclays Eagle Labs, focussed on how to upskill workforces and explained the funding available for the adoption of Industry 4.0, with presentations from software developer Razor, large-scale engineering company Tinsley

Episode 34: Jonathan Bray and Jamie Hinton on how exciting things happen when digital meets manufacturing

How Razor came to work with the AMRC on groundbreaking manufacturing projects – and why you should too.

Download the mp3 file Subscribe in iTunes Subscribe to the RSS feed In the latest episode of the Sheffield Digital Podcast we interview Jonathan Bray, Deputy Head of Digital at the Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC), and Jamie Hinton, CEO of Sheffield digital technology company, Razor. Jonathan and Jamie tell the story of how Razor