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Here you can find out about all the things that are going on at the Wilton Centre. This includes company profiles, case studies, press releases, and more.

Game Changing” Plastic Re-cycling Project
Game Changing” Plastic Re-cycling Project

The Wilton Centre on Teesside is the focus of a breakthrough project which would enable one of the world’s most commonly-used plastics to be re-cycled.

The company behind it – Lucite International – is so confident of success that it has well-advanced plans to build a re-cycling plant in mainland Europe which would be up and running in just three years’ time.

Multi-million pound road scheme signals milestone for company
Multi-million pound road scheme signals milestone for company

The opening this weekend of a £4m road improvement scheme on Teesside also marks a major milestone for the company who designed it.

From research to real world
From research to real world

Companies need an ecosystem that helps research emerge from the lab and into the real world. With numerous spin-outs from across the UK basing themselves here at the Wilton Centre, here’s how we help them.

Microplastics: a macro problem happening under our noses
Microplastics: a macro problem happening under our noses

Plastic is everywhere. Imagine taking a selfie with every plastic item you touch during a single day; you would be surprised at the volume of photos you would take!

Absolute Antibody Launches VivopureX™ Recombinant Antibodies for In Vivo Research
Absolute Antibody Launches VivopureX™ Recombinant Antibodies for In Vivo Research

Engineered antibodies available in bulk-discounted sizes improve research results in mouse models

Yorkshire based Engineering firm bolsters growth plans with new Teesside office
Yorkshire based Engineering firm bolsters growth plans with new Teesside office

West Yorkshire based engineering firm Projex Solutions has opened an office on Teesside following a year of success.

Applied Graphene Materials Case Study
Applied Graphene Materials Case Study

In our latest case study Adrian Potts, Chief Executive Officer, describes Applied Graphene Materials and how the Wilton Centre is supporting its growth.

Infinite possibilities and beyond
Infinite possibilities and beyond

Applied Graphene Materials (AGM), based at the Wilton Centre, is a leading innovator in the manufacture and application of graphene materials – nanoparticles tipped to improve a wide range of products in diverse industries.

Fostering collaboration
Fostering collaboration

In the first of a series of blogs, we talk to our Innovation Connector, Dr Mike Anderson, about the potential for our occupiers to enter into collaborations with other innovators, from members of the Knowledge Factory – a national network of science parks with occupiers ranging from start-ups to multi-billion pound publically-traded companies – to external organisations and leading universities.

FUJIFILM Diosynth Biotechnologies Case Study
FUJIFILM Diosynth Biotechnologies Case Study

In our latest case study Andy Topping, Chief Scientific Officer for FUJIFILM Diosynth Biotechnologies, talks about the company’s work in contract development and manufacture of biotherapeutics.

The ideal model for monoclonal antibody production
The ideal model for monoclonal antibody production

FUJIFILM Diosynth Biotechnologies undertakes contract development and manufacture of biotherapeutics, with a particular focus on monoclonal antibody products at its Wilton Centre facility.

Green Lizard Technologies Case Study
Green Lizard Technologies Case Study

Green Lizard Technologies, which began as a spin-out from Queen’s University Belfast in 2015, take innovative green chemistry technologies and develop them into commercial ventures.