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The difference we make

We help you develop new approaches, processes and machinery for manufacturing, so that you can cut costs and get new products to market more effectively.


PA opinion

  • What's on the innovation agenda?Over 600 innovation professionals recently descended on Copenhagen for the Innovation Roundtable Summit. PA technology innovation expert, Karl Havard, discusses his three takeaways from an event packed full of debate and discussion. 27/01/2017
  • Driving sustainable innovation in manufacturingManufacturers are spending more on innovation but our research shows half of the ideas they generate fail to become a reality. So how can they ensure their innovative ideas turn into commercial success? 07/06/2016
  • Reinventing manufacturing for new products and servicesReinventing manufacturing: deliver new products, create new channels to market and reduce costs 26/09/2013

PA in the media

What we can do for you

We bring innovation to your manufacturing capability, helping you exploit new technologies to improve your performance and bring profitable new products to market.

Here’s what we can help with:

  • Manufacturing strategy - designing systems that integrate technologies, materials and control systems so that you can manufacture new products successfully
  • Creating new-to-world processes - exploiting novel materials and technologies to create new processes that deliver at the required quality and speed
  • Building bespoke manufacturing equipment - designing and developing new manufacturing machines to make, assemble, test and package new products
  • Manufacturing system integration - integrating processes, equipment, controls and people to deliver working systems, installed in your supply chains
  • Manufacturing transformation - reinventing existing manufacturing capability by adopting new technologies, to help you cut cost, improve performance and realise new growth
  • Sharing and sourcing networks - advising on the sharing of networks (including virtualised networks) and the sourcing new network elements, to improve performance
  • Network operational performance - getting your manufacturing networks performing better, through detailed audits of architecture, investment and key performance indicators.

Client stories

Client story

How we’ll work with you

We offer much more than pure technical expertise. We’re adventurous thinkers, with experience across a wide range of industries – so expect bold ideas from beyond your sector. Some will have the potential to transform your manufacturing capability. All of them will have the potential for practical, profitable application.


Find out more about our work in Technology innovation.

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