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Reference Number InnUK/509461/01
Title The University of Manchester and Forth Engineering (Cumbria) Limited
Status Completed
Energy Categories NUCLEAR FISSION and FUSION(Nuclear Fission, Other nuclear fission) 100%;
Research Types Applied Research and Development 100%
Science and Technology Fields ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY (Electrical and Electronic Engineering) 50%;
ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY (Mechanical, Aeronautical and Manufacturing Engineering) 50%;
UKERC Cross Cutting Characterisation Not Cross-cutting 100%
Principal Investigator Project Contact
No email address given
University of Manchester
Award Type Knowledge Transfer Partnership
Funding Source Innovate-UK
Start Date 01 July 2015
End Date 31 December 2017
Duration 30 months
Total Grant Value £126,473
Industrial Sectors
Region North West
Programme Competition Call: KTP - Knowledge Transfer Partnership. Activity KTP Round 4>12 month
Investigators Principal Investigator Project Contact , University of Manchester (100.000%)
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Abstract To embed and exploit advanced electronics and robotics expertise to design, build and test a robotic spider (octopod) that can be used in the monitoring and decommissioning of both dry and wet nuclear storage facilities.
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Final Report (none)
Added to Database 12/02/18