Decision details

LCR 107 - SIF: Provision of Grant Supporting to the Manufacturing Technology Centre's Digital Manufacturing Accelerator (LCR DMA)

Decision Maker: Liverpool City Region Combined Authority

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The LCR Combined Authority will be asked to approve grant support of up to £14,959,000 to The Manufacturing Technology Centre. The grant will be used to co-fund the development and construction of the LCR Digital Manufacturing Accelerator. This will be based at Liverpool Science Park and STFC Daresbury.


The Liverpool City Region Combined Authority:


(i)         approved the provision of grant support of up to £14,950,000 to the Manufacturing Technology Centre; and


(ii)        authority be granted to the Director of Commercial Development and Investment to finalise negotiations of detailed terms of the funding and associated agreements in consultation with the Combined Authority Monitoring Officer and Combined Authority Treasurer.

Publication date: 01/11/2019

Date of decision: 01/11/2019

Effective from: 09/11/2019

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