IAAPS to be part of DETI – digitally transforming engineering

Photo of a member of the IAAPS research team working in the control room of the chassis dynamometer facility at the University of Bath

IAAPS is proud to be part of the South West’s Digital Engineering Technology and Innovation (DETI) programme, a strategic two-year £8.85m collaborative initiative.

Digital Engineering Technology and Innovation (DETI) is a research, innovation and skills initiative bringing together leading companies, technology disruptors and universities. We are pushing the boundaries of the digitally enabled engineering of the future, helping UK businesses maintain engineering leadership.

DETI is a strategic programme of the West of England Combined Authority (WECA), delivered by the National Composites Centre (NCC). It is in partnership with the Centre for Modelling & Simulation (CFMS), Digital Catapult, the University of the West of England (UWE), the University of Bristol, and the University of Bath. 

Industry partners include Airbus, GKN Aerospace, Rolls-Royce, and CFMS, with in kind contributions from UWE, Digital Catapult and Siemens. WECA funding of £5m is match funded by the High Value Manufacturing Catapult and industry.