University of Derby Science Park
University of Derby Science Park
Infinity Park Derby is a unique collaboration between Derby City Council, the Harpur Crewe Estate, Rolls-Royce and developers Cedar House, Wilson Bowden and Peveril Securities.
The Park is located to the south of the city, next to the world headquarters of Rolls-Royce Civil Aerospace and within 15 minutes of OEMs such as Toyota Manufacturing (UK), Bombardier and JCB. Plots are available on a design-and-build basis, and can be purposed for anything from office-use to industrial distribution.
Work has already begun on its centrepiece development – an £11.8m ‘Centre for Supply Chain Innovation in Transport Engineering’ which will host Enscite – established as a collaboration between Universities to provide access to cutting edge research and technology transfer to supply chain companies in the aerospace, automotive and rail sectors.
An exciting new 45,000 sq.ft. innovation centre nearing completion at the heart of Infinity Park Derby – a manufacturing focussed innovation and technology park in the south of Derby with Enterprise Zone status.
The design, with its curvilinear nature, embraces the characteristics of transport engineering using high quality metal cladding that reflects the materials traditionally used in the industry. The building includes both office and workshop units available to let for small and medium companies hoping to break into, or expand their role in, aerospace, rail and automotive supply chains.
The iHub will be an essential catalyst for the development and growth of Infinity Park Derby and ultimately the creation of well-paid, highly skilled jobs.
- Direct access to cutting edge technology and manufacturing research and development
- A collaboration between several leading universities
- Supported by the European Union Regional Development Fund
The Park, when developed out, will provide 100 acres of vibrant mixed commercial development comprising offices, industrial and ancillary leisure and retail facilities within a 21st century quality design and build setting.
Based around a centre-piece £11.8m Innovation Centre which will share expertise and offer unrivalled research opportunities, in what is set to become a centre for supply chain innovation in transport engineering.
The development will be zoned and made up of a wide range of buildings constructed on a ‘design and build’ basis, with offices starting from 5,000 sq. ft. right up to industrial and warehousing of 1,000,000 sq. ft. – all enjoying the excellent transport links you would expect from a city celebrated for its world-leading automotive, rail and aerospace industries.
- 100 acres of mixed-use commercial development
- Offices starting from 5000 sq. ft.
- Excellent transport links in and out of the heart of the UK
Enterprise Zone status
Infinity Park Derby is one of only a select few business parks in the UK with Enterprise Zone status, offering companies based there the opportunity to take advantage of a host of unrivalled business benefits offered at both national and local level.
They include business rate discounts and enhanced capital allowances in first year investment in plant and machinery, as well as focused support from UKTI to help reach overseas markets.
Locally, additional benefits include assistance with familiarisation visits for staff, recruitment, access to grants via the Derby Enterprise Growth Fund and to incubation, training and consultancy support from Enscite.
Infinity Park Derby also enjoys Assisted Area status and the potential of extra regional aid from Europe, typically through programmes such as the Regional Growth Fund, together with support from Derby City Council and D2N2 (Local Enterprise Partnership). Business rate discounts Enhanced capital allowances Assistance with local recruitment
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The development will be zoned and made up of a wide range of buildings constructed on a ‘design and build’ basis, with offices starting from 5,000sq. ft. right up to industrial and warehousing of 1,000,000sq. ft.
All will benefit from the excellent transport links you would expect from a city celebrated for its world-leading automotive, rail and aerospace industries.
Developments are available on a design-and-build basis, if you are interested in learning more and finding out if Infinity Park Derby can meet your requirements, speak to a representative by clicking the link below.
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