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About AMCRC

A new CRC supporting industry research

Federal Government Funding Initiative

The Additive Manufacturing Cooperative Research Centre (AMCRC) is an industry-led collaborative research funding organisation that focuses on advancing Australia’s additive manufacturing sector, also known as 3D printing.

AMCRC brings together industry and research institutions to conduct cutting-edge research, develop new technologies, and drive innovation to foster a globally competitive innovation ecosystem for advanced manufacturing.

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A unique Opportunity for 
Australian manufacturing 
businesses

  • Be a leading industry partner in next generation additive manufacturing research, development and innovation

  • Access 1:1 (dollar for dollar) matched cash funding from the CRC for industry-led collaborative projects of between 2 and 5 years in duration, commencing from 2025 onwards 

  • Create unique pathways to new products, processes, services and markets through development and adoption of technology and transformative business models 

  • Access world class research teams, infrastructure and expertise, and build immediate and complementary R&D and innovation capability and capacity 

  • Join a network of ambitious and progressive business and research leaders in advanced manufacturing 

  • Accelerate an IP and commercialisation strategy and deliver a substantial return on investment 

  • Leverage the CRC business model and team working to support progress, drive outcomes and reduce risk, through proven project agreements, governance, milestones and reporting

  • Create high value and meaningful jobs, and career pathways for research students. 

Led by an experienced team of industry experts

Understanding Australia's manufacturing challenges and opportunities

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Simon Marriott

Director - Bid Lead

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Dr Frank Wagner

Research Portfolio

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Andrew McLellan

Director

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John Croft

Industry Portfolio

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Shane Infanti

Director

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Sameera Silva

Finance and Operations

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