Robotics & Autonomous Systems

Find out more about our robotics and autonomous systems testing and validation facilities.

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Electrical Infrastructure Research Hub

The Catapult has appointed the University of Strathclyde and the University of Manchester to form the Electrical Infrastructure Research Hub.

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Automation & Engineering Solutions

Find out more about our work in robotics, autonomous systems and artificial intelligence.

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Stay Current

Dig deeper into the biggest issues facing offshore wind, wave and tidal energy with our series of Analysis & Insight papers.

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Innovation Challenges

Solving these technology innovation challenges will help drive down the cost of offshore renewable energy, with positive effects for the industry and UK economy. If your technology has the answer, get in touch via our contact form on the Innovation Challenges page.

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Work With Us

Internships and Industrial Placements

Internships at ORE Catapult

An internship at ORE Catapult is an invaluable chance for engineering students to gain experience working on real-world renewables projects.

We offer interns opportunities that are second-to-none. From day-to-day you could be designing a new tidal energy system, helping develop the world’s first textile turbine blade, or working with an innovative small company to progress its groundbreaking technology.

As well as playing an important part in creating and delivering cutting-edge technologies, our interns get a taste of office life and live the life of a professional, full-time engineer: building practical experience that sets them apart in today’s competitive job market.

We have two types of internship:

  • six-month industrial placements (January – June, as part of a degree programme)
  • 12-week summer internships (June – September).

If you’re a third or fourth year undergraduate, studying a relevant engineering degree at a UK university, and have a passion for renewable energy, read on to find out more about applying.

 

“It’s far more interesting and engaging when you can see your work having a tangible impact on a real-life project.”

Hannah Mitchell, Engineering Intern

 

How to Apply

We look for quality third and fourth year candidates from mechanical, environmental, and renewables engineering courses. We also consider candidates studying computer science, project management, and electrical engineering.

Applications aren’t currently open.

Applications for six-month industrial placements starting January 2020 open on Friday 6th September 2019.

Applications for 12-week summer internships starting June 2020 open on Friday 8th November 2019.

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