Higher education

Our core value is educate and we all benefit

We have a long and proud history of working with the higher education sector, both as a research collaborator, and as a supplier of technology and materials. Many of our products can be found in schools, colleges and universities around the world.

We believe that supporting education and research is critical to the continued development of 3D Printing and we work with universities and research institutions to facilitate innovative and practical research.

Our products and services

We offer a comprehensive range of products and services with packages designed specifically for the education sector. These packages, developed in consultation with colleges and universities, offer tiered solutions with straightforward and transparent pricing.


A trusted supplier

We are a trusted supplier to universities and research institutions around the world. We understand how university faculties and departments operate and will work within your budgetary constraints.

We have received excellent support from Photocentric, including 3D printers, different resin materials and additives, but most importantly technical, operational, and scientific support. Photocentric has been a strong research partner and a true industrial supporter to us

Ehsan Sabet 

Additive Manufacturing & Engineering Management, Wolfson School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering,
Loughborough University 

Our company profile

Formed 2002

Inventor of patented photopolymer imagepac

2014 invented LCD 3D printing

Manufacture printers and resins

R&D 15% of sales

Employing >30 scientists
22 granted patents and 
21 pending

UK & US production facilities

Greater than 150,000 sq ft of production facilities

Winner of 3 Queens Awards

Innovation 2020
International Trade 2018
Innovation 2016

  • We welcome HRH, The Princess Royal to our headquarters in recognition of our 3 Queen’s Awards.
  • We move into a new 51,000 sqft building in Avondale, AZ.
  • We launch the LC Opus, our first UV 3D Printer.
  • Using just 45 Magna printers, we manufacture 1,000,000 face shields a month, or 50,000 a day, consuming an IBC of resin every 24 hours. We have finally demonstrated the true power of using LCD screens.