The NETPark Explorer buildings are the latest addition to the North East Technology Park (NETPark) offering science, engineering and technology companies combined clean room, laboratory and office space between 1,250 sq ft to 3,500 sq ft.
Located in a central position on the NETPark site next to the UK’s National Centre for Printable Electronics, managed by CPI, these world class facilities are ideal for companies either graduating from the NETPark Incubator, research and development groups or expanding science and technology companies looking to relocate at this prestigious science park.
NETPark is recognised as one of the world’s leading science and technology parks and our experienced and knowledgeable team will work with you to analyse your requirements, providing extensive support to select and install laboratory and workshop equipment to designing space that meets the exact requirements of your business.
The £7.6 million NETPark Explorer buildings have been built to the highest standards with The North East LEP contributing £3.2m from the Local Growth Fund towards the total cost of construction.
You will be joining world class science and technology companies at NETPark Explorer including X-RAY imaging company IBEX Innovations in Explorer 2 and world leaders in the design and manufacture of ultra-low cost, flexible electronics PragmatIC Printing in Explorer 1.
IBEX have now expanded into bigger custom designed offices in NETPark Explorer 2 to accommodate huge growth which will see the X-RAY imaging company shift into profitability and double it's highly skilled workforce in the next few years.
NETPark is uniquely placed to offer a dynamic and supportive environment to accelerate growth into global markets. It brings a like-minded community together in an exceptional environment, with links to a readymade manufacturing supply chain and a talented workforce.
Durham University is on site, providing easy access to a world Top 100 university while CPI, a technology innovation centre, has world-class assets including four national centres: Printable Electronics, Healthcare Photonics, Graphene Applications, and Formulation. NETPark is the only science park in the UK to have two Catapult centres: High Value Manufacturing (managed by CPI) and Satellite Applications, directly managed by Business Durham.
By 2025, NETPark will be the global hub for companies integrating materials into innovative products which transform our lives – join us in this journey.