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Working with Coventry University

Working at AME

As a member of the AME team working either for Coventry University or Unipart, you will have access to unique personal development and learning opportunities, not to mention the chance to create the engineers of the future.

You will also be among the first people in AME to work on cutting-edge anchor technologies in joining, forming, materials, process verification and simulation.

AME is a UK first. We need individuals who are bold, ambitious and share its vision for forging ahead with pioneering powertrain research, whilst changing the way learning in engineering and manufacturing is delivered.

There are no limits…be inspiring, be world class, be the difference.

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World Class R&D Centre

World Class R&D Centre

AME is fast becoming a world class facility for exploring and challenging tomorrow’s manufacturing and engineering technologies.

We are working with Innovate UK and other funding partners to drive forward the UK’s global competitive advantage in fuel systems and powertrain by researching and delivering solutions for:

  • Aerospace
  • Automotive
  • Oil & Gas
  • Power Generation
  • Rail Generation

The purpose built ‘Faculty on the Factory Floor’ is the hub of the research activity and provides an environment that allows professors, researchers, industry professionals and AME students to work together to develop new joining, forming, simulation process verification and materials technologies.

It is an approach that is working with a number R&D projects currently underway lots of exciting new opportunities in the pipeline.

Existing projects include:

  • £1m next generation fuel rails for Ford Motor Company
  • £780,000 to progress ‘Working Towards Zero Prototyping’
  • £550,000 to develop lightweight exhaust system for Jaguar Land Rover
  • £150,00 to create a lightweight ‘halo’ exhaust system for Aston Martin
  • £320,000 towards new advanced exhaust acoustics

AME will also help Unipart Manufacturing Group move up the value chain from supplier to strategic development partner.