Inward investment and productivity
The University is a founding partner in one of UK’s largest public sector manufacturing investments, is integral to major hydrogen scaling initiatives in the midlands, and more businesses continue to join Loughborough University Science and Enterprise Park’s established hydrogen and Net Zero cluster.
Loughborough University Science and Enterprise Park (LUSEP) companies work at the forefront of hydrogen acceleration and adoption, from the manufacturing of hydrogen fuel cells to the cutting-edge deployment of hydrogen's use in aviation.
LUSEP’s hydrogen cluster
These companies make up the largest and most established cluster of knowledge-based businesses co-located on the University campus alongside its Net Zero research capabilities.
Leading independent not-for-profit specialists in project delivery, innovation support and market development for low emission transport and associated energy infrastructure. Hydrogen roll out projects in UK and Europe.
Leading fuel cell specialist and manufacturer focused on the development of lightweight, high efficiency, hydrogen fuel cell systems. Global HQ and prototype manufacturing base on LUSEP, originated from Loughborough University research.
BSI is a global provider of standards and assurance services, including evaluation of products and systems. Its Loughborough base is an internationally recognised accredited centre of excellence for energy products, helping companies around the world ensure that their hydrogen products are safe and fit for purpose.
Scaling Hydrogen in the East Midlands
The University is integral to major initiatives with the resources and scalability to create a hydrogen superpower in the East Midlands.
Advancing manufacturing on the world stage
Loughborough University is a founding partner in one of the largest public sector investments in UK Manufacturing.
The Manufacturing Technology Centre
The MTC develops and proves innovative manufacturing processes and technologies in an agile, low risk environment, in partnership with industry, academia and other institutions. It is part of Innovate UK’s High Value Manufacturing Catapult and supports several PhD students from Loughborough.