Equipment

The Innovation Factory offers a range of product development, manufacturing, robotics and visualisation equipment all on an open access basis. These can be hired on a Pay-As-You-Go basis or as part of an annual membership. 

To view & download our Pay-As-You-Go structure please click here.

Additionally, CSIC may be able to support your technical innovation project in a wide range of other ways, for further information click here.


Specialist Equipment

Digital Router

Automated CNC router table. For more information and to book this machine, please click the link below.

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Masonry Casting Plant

Mobile hydraulic paving machine for mechanically mixing, moulding & compacting cementitious materials. For more information and to book this machine, please click the link below.

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Pilot Insulation Line

Airlay Thermobonding pilot line comprising feeding, opening, mixing, forming & thermally bonding components. For more information and to book this machine, please click the link below.

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Vacuum Press

Highly versatile large format vacuum press for large timber panels and components. For more information and to book this machine, please click the link below.

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Offsite Manufacturing

Offsite Manufacturing Cell

A compact combination of a framing station and multifunction bridge for the manufacture of timber frame elements. For more information and to book this machine, please click the link below.

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Tilting Transfer (Butterfly) Tables

Two transfer table arrangement for the manufacture of closed panel timber frame elements. For more information and to book this machine, please click the link below.

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Enabling Equipment

4 Edge Timber Planer

Automated 4 edge planer for PAR timber. For more information and to book this machine, please click the link below.

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Manual Assembly Table

Highly versatile construction table for manual manufacture of composite timber frame components. For more information and to book this machine, please click the link below.

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Optimising Cross Cut Saw

Fully automated optimising saw. For more information and to book this machine, please click the link below.

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Overhead Gantry Crane

36 m travel x 19m span gantry crane with 5 tonne capacity. For more information and to book this machine, please click the link below.

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Robotics

Collaborative Robot

A 7 axis collaborative robot designed to execute tasks that have been impractical to automate with traditional industrial robots. For more information and to book this machine, please click the link below.

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Industrial Robotic Cell

Robotic prototyping cell comprising 6 axis robotic arm, tooling and accessories. For more information and to book this machine, please click the link below.

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3D Technology

Handheld 3D Scanner

2 of multi-functional handheld walk around 3D scanners. For more information and to book this equipment, please click the link below.

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Multi-Material 3D Printer

Large Format Multi Material Composites 3D Printer. For more information and to book this machine, please click the link below.

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Virtual & Augmented Reality Equipment

Augmented Reality Headset

Microsoft HoloLens is the first fully self-contained, holographic computer, enabling the user to interact with high-definition holograms. For more information and to book this equipment, please click the link below.

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Virtual Reality Headset

Full immersion headset for displaying virtual worlds. For more information and to book this equipment, please click the link below.

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