The hub and spokes bring together an impressive range of state-of-the-art equipment, along with a highly skilled and experienced team of researchers and application engineers.   

Our facilities are available for use by academics and industry. Please contact us for further information. 

Facilities and equipment at The University of Huddersfield



Environmentally controlled measurement labs.


Machine Tools

Metrology in industrial applications.


Optics Lab

Optical sensor development.

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Facilities and equipment at Loughborough University


Interferometry Lab

The interferometry lab is used to develop novel optical metrology instruments using coherent light sources in the visible and ir spectrum.


Robot Lab

The robot vision lab provides a test platform to develop novel instruments and software.


Metrology Lab

We have a suite of Coordinate Measuring Machines (CMMs), both contact and non-contact, that allow us to measure down to an accuracy of 0.7pm.