Linking business with innovation

We help you access technologies and methods at the forefront of research to create R&D solutions, to provide effective problem solving and to develop workforce skills through accredited training.

What we do

Bridge operates from the University of Lincoln and has a dedicated team of R&D project specialists working alongside the University’s academic community.

Business assistance, collaboration and diagnostic support

Specialist product and process development

Materials research and innovation

State-of-the-art methods and advanced instrumentation

Networking, partnering, signposting and brokerage

Training and professional development

Get in touch

Find out how we can help your business. We offer a free diagnostic meeting for all Lincolnshire SMEs.

Your business could be eligible for funded business support

Who do
we work with

Bridging the gap between SMEs and academic expertise

We are here specifically to enable collaborations between Lincolnshire’s valuable business community and local academics.

Bridging the knowledge gap to the development of new materials for key applications

We develop new materials spanning sectors from manufacturing, energy production & storage or semi-conductor technology.

Bridging the skills gap by providing training and CPD to your workforce

We run regular specialist courses and can create bespoke content to upskill your staff.

Are you an SME with an R&D need?

You might be eligible for assistance, get in touch.

Our facilities

The Building

Our Capabilities