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Find all of the latest science, technology and engineering news below including all updates from the North East Technology Park (NETPark), success stories for NETPark's tenant companies and market breakthroughs in new research in areas such as printable electronics, photonics, microelectronics and nanotechnology. 

From time to time we will also display science park jobs...so check back regularly

Leader of Durham County Council, Councillor Simon Henig.

Companies urged to take part in pioneering health programme

Wednesday, 15 February 2017
INNOVATIVE organisations are being urged to take part in a pioneering initiative to tackle the major health issues...
EU consortium to assist photonics companies including CPI

EU consortium to assist photonics companies including CPI

Tuesday, 14 February 2017
  The EPRISE project, ‘Empowering Photonics through Regional Innovation Strategies in Europe’, brings together...
North East Local Enterprise Partnership innovation director; Hans Möller

How innovation will help unlock economic growth in the North East

Monday, 06 February 2017
Hans Möller, innovation director at the North East Local Enterprise Partnership discusses the potential impact of...
Previous BRILLIANT winner Big Knitting from Victoria MacLeod, Lumiere Durham 2015.

Enter the BRILLIANT Competition

Monday, 06 February 2017
    Get your bright idea in the Lumiere Durham programme.... BRILLIANT is a competition open to anyone...
Support for Durham Businesses looking to tap into innovation support

Support for Durham Businesses looking to tap into innovation support

Monday, 06 February 2017
  After meeting Elizabeth Shaw from the North East BIC last week, we were made aware of some support that is...
Tech leaders Filtronic power back into the black as half year sales top £21.6m

Tech leaders Filtronic power back into the black as half year sales top £21.6m

Tuesday, 31 January 2017
County Durham technology firm Filtronic, who have a base here at NETPark raced back into the black after a strong...
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    Catherine Johns

    Innovation and Business Growth Director

    +44(0)3000 265 504
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Did You Know?

  • Catapulting technologies to market +

    NETPark is the only science park in the UK with two Catapults: High Value Manufacturing and Satellite Applications
  • Reinnervate in space... +

    Reinnervate’s cell scaffold technology was carried to the International Space Station in April 2015 for bone density experiments
  • The Number 55 +

    NETPark is number 55 on the list of 100 reasons why it’s great up north
  • Kromek, a home-grown plc +

    Kromek, a company at NETPark, started with 2 employees, now employs 60, is a plc and is building the largest radiation sensor network in the United States
  • PolyPhotonix and the Sleep Mask +

    PolyPhotonix has developed a Sleep Mask to treat diabetic retinopathy which will save the NHS £1BN a year
  • The North East workforce +

    Companies developing products from physics-based science employ over 43,000 people in the North East
  • Starring in Stargazing Live +

    Durham University's Centre for Advanced Instrumentation at NETPark built instruments for the South African Large Telescope and the James Webb Space Telescope, both of which "starred" in BBC's Stargazing Live
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