• We are catalysts for innovation, commercialising next-generation technologies developed by

    The University of Manchester’s world-class research base





    • £360m+ invested by venture funders

    • 40+ spin-out companies created

    • 7,500+ licences and IP partnerships concluded

    • 4,000+ invention disclosures received

    • £115m+ IP and R&D revenue generated for the University







  • We are catalysts for innovation, commercialising next-generation technologies developed by The University of Manchester’s world-class research base





    • £300m+ invested by venture funders since 2004

    • 40+ spin-out companies created

    • 4,800+



      licences and IP partnerships concluded

    • 3,700+ invention disclosures received

    • 1,300+ jobs generated across various industry sectors

    • £105m+ IP and R&D revenue generated for the University


Archive for April, 2013

University of Manchester technology Acoustek® shortlisted at the UK Energy Innovation Awards 2013

University of Manchester technology, Acoustek® was shortlisted in two categories at the UK Energy Innovation Awards 2013 held at The Radisson Edwardian, Manchester on the 25th April; Best Innovation Contributing to Customer Quality and Reliability of Supply and Best University Technology. Out of the three competing technologies per category, congratulations go to Kelvatek Ltd and Oxems Ltd respectively.

The Acoustek® technology has already proven its value in the oil and gas industry where it is routinely deployed to monitor pipelines to detect blockages and leaks up to 10km away.

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