Advanced manufacturing sub-sectors:
- Engineering: Fabrication, precision, machinery, non-metallic’s (chemicals, rubbers & plastics), metals and metal products.
- Clean tech
- Advanced composites/materials
- Environmental/Low Carbon/green engineering
- Instrumentation & sensor
- Electronics: Domestic appliances, industrial electronics and micro electronics.
Plastic and organic electronics
- Marine – boat building, servicing & repair
- Meditech/Life Sciences – Bio-med technology, health service equipment.
- Automotive/transport – including motorsport and agricultural, aerospace & rail
- Energy – Oil and gas services, extraction, mining, consultancy, offshore engineering, platforms, installation, wiring etc.
- Food: Farming (repair & manufacture or equipment), processing plant equipment.