Allan Griffin - Head of Construction and Infrastructure Strategy - AMRC with Boeing
Topic Title: The AMRC: Where Construction Meets Manufacturing
Allan Griffin is the Head of Construction & Infrastructure Strategy for the Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre with Boeing based at the University of Sheffield.
Prior to joining the AMRC, Allan graduated from the University of Exeter with a 1st class degree in civil engineering and spent 17 years at Tata Steel working in both technical and managerial roles within the Research & Development and Environment Business Functions. Throughout this time Allan kept his focus on construction and prior to leaving Tata Steel was responsible for delivering companywide BES6001 certification for their key construction products.
At the AMRC Allan’s role is to look for opportunities to transfer mature technology solutions from other manufacturing sectors into the construction sector as it transitions towards a more pre-manufactured supply chain by providing a sandpit for the industry to innovate in a safe, risk free environment.