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Vacancy for NATEP Programme Director  

NATEP PROGRAMME DIRECTOR - APPLICATIONS INVITED

Applications are invited for the position of NATEP Programme Director. 

For further details and a job description, please contact sarah.mcdonald@adsgroup.org.uk

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Continuing high demand for NATEP support

By the deadline for Call 7 project applications on 11 August, outline applications were received from 40 collaborative technology projects involving 92 supply chain companies, 11 University and Catapult Centres.   The projects received support from many Prime and Tier 1 companies including Airbus, Boeing, Rolls-Royce and GKN. This demonstrates the continuing demand from the UK aerospace supply chain for grant funding support to develop exciting new product and process technologies. 

The next Call for project bids will open on 6 January 2018. Details will be announced on the website


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£8M New Funding Awarded to NATEP  


**NATEP the industrial strategy initiative supporting the development of ground-breaking new aerospace technologies has been awarded £8m funding for its second round of projects.

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