Design, Manufacturing & Engineering ManagementAdvanced Forming Research Centre (AFRC)


The Advanced Forming Research Centre (AFRC) is DMEM's globally-recognised centre of excellence in innovative manufacturing technologies, R&D, and metal forming and forging research.

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The AFRC work with all types of organisations: from global original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) all the way through to local manufacturing companies. 

The centre is at the heart of Scotland’s manufacturing research and development sector and is the country’s only High Value Manufacturing Catapult centre; one of only seven in the UK.