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Business Durham has a proven track record of helping innovative companies grow and thrive, bringing innovation to market.
We have a practical approach to encouraging companies to innovate based on real market opportunities and real challenges that require innovative solutions:
Our innovation support will help your venture from concept to execution through services that are based on the real needs of companies. They include advice on attracting inward investors, help with finding the perfect premises, and support in building long-term engagements with businesses.
We can help with entrepreneur funding, market opportunities, innovation networks as well as access to lab space, offices and clean room facilities at the North East Technology Park (NETPark).
Business Engagement & Opportunities Manager
31st March 2021
A European R&D project increasing the maturity (TRL) of space grade photonic components for the next generation of flexible high...
9th March 2021
County Durham radiation tech specialist Kromek has won a contract worth almost £700,000 for its nuclear detection work. The firm,...
8th March 2021
ISOCOM LIMITED, a County Durham optoelectronic component manufacturer, is working with Northumbria University to develop the world’s first commercially available...
How We've Helped
Liz Smedley, Business development director, Demeter
"The course was really helpful, particularly as I was writing a bid at the same time. It was a national tender so it was fantastic to win it."