£1.5 Million for CAS:CADE Business Support
Consultancy And Support: Computer Aided Design & Engineering (CAS:CADE)
Dr Allan E W Rennie - Engineering - European Regional Development Fund - £1,633,034 (£685,874 from the ERDF)
Lancaster Product Development Unit within the Engineering Department have been awarded a European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) Project for delivery of Outreach and Business Support activities for the benefit of Small and Medium Sized Enterprises (SMEs) in the Objective Two areas of the North West Region.
The CAS:CADE Project builds upon the successful previous delivery of ERDF projects by the Engineering Department and aims to create links between the needs of Regional industry and the activity of the Research Groups within the Department. Target sectors include those identified by the NWDA Regional Economic Strategy such as Energy, Environmental Technologies, Engineering and Manufacturing.
The CASCADE Project will commence on 01 October 2006 and is targeted to assist 107 SMEs by 30 June 2008, creating 82 new jobs and ~£5M of increased sales for beneficiary SMEs along the way.
Tue 03 October 2006
A Faculty team representing science, technology, engineering and maths took part in EDF Energy's 'Science Day' on Saturday 21st March at Heysham Power Station.
Wed 25 March 2015
Professor Roger Jones has replaced Professor Peter Ratoff as Head of the Physics Department. Roger gained a PhD studying neutrino interactions at CERN and Fermilab before starting his career at CERN working at the Large Electron-Positron (LEP) Collider.
Tue 24 March 2015
As part of British Science week, 170 students from 14 schools across the region came to Lancaster University on Wednesday 18th March to compete in science, technology, engineering and mathematics challenges.
Mon 23 March 2015
Lancaster University’s new flagship Engineering Building will provide a beacon of excellence for research and recruitment for the UK’s buoyant and significant engineering industry.
Mon 23 March 2015