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How DETI is digitally transforming engineering

We are part of the South West's Digital Engineering Technology and Innovation (DETI) programme. Find out how we are digitally transforming future engineering.

About DETI

About the strategic two-year £8.85m collaborative programme

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Digital Engineering Technology and Innovation (DETI) is a research, innovation and skills initiative bringing together leading companies, technology disruptors and universities. We are pushing the boundaries of the digitally enabled engineering of the future, helping UK businesses maintain engineering leadership.

DETI is a strategic programme of the West of England Combined Authority (WECA), delivered by the National Composites Centre (NCC). It is in partnership with the Centre for Modelling & Simulation (CFMS), Digital Catapult, the University of the West of England (UWE), the University of Bristol, and the University of Bath.

Industry partners include Airbus, GKN Aerospace, Rolls-Royce, and CFMS, with in kind contributions from UWE, Digital Catapult and Siemens. WECA funding of £5m is match funded by the High Value Manufacturing Catapult and industry.

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Our capabilities

We have extensive capabilities in digital engineering at the University of Bath to help deliver the DETI programme


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Helping businesses

DETI enables companies to access capabilities, coordinating expertise and technology to:

  • Support companies to implement digital systems on industrial scale infrastructure
  • Provide an open test bed and live labs for accelerated innovation to prove-out new digital methods, tools and processes, capitalising on knowledge from other sectors
  • Develop a skills programme to make sure the current and future workforce is digital-ready

Contact us

`Contact us as a programme partner or contact DETI direct