Grant news for Ludger

November 2016 Ludger is delighted to announce that the GlySign project has begun. GlySign is a research training network on glycomic clinical markers and assay development for Precision Medicine. This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under the Marie Skłodowska-Curie grant agreement No 722095  Ludger, whose Head … Read more

Apprentice Facility Extends at Culham

The UK’s leading training provider for the building services engineering sector, JTL, has extended its learning facility at Culham Science Centre to offer mechanical engineering apprenticeships. Refurbishment works are underway to create a training workshop with booths for apprentices to practice building services installations such as plumbing and installing heating and ventilation systems. The 3,050 … Read more

Reaction Engines score a century …

Reaction Engines Ltd, one of the larger tenant companies on the Culham site, last week celebrated a notable milestone – their 100th employee. The high tech company, founded in 1989, which is developing the ground breaking SABRE air breathing rocket engine that will enable aircraft to operate at hypersonic speeds and/or direct access to low … Read more

Have your say

The People in Autonomous Vehicles in Urban Environments (PAVE) consortium, based at Culham Science Centre, is tasked with working alongside government and industry partners to carry out the study, which will include asking the public for their views on this new technology. Members of PAVE include the UK Atomic Energy Authority’s Culham-based RACE facility, Westbourne … Read more

Bike to Work event – 16 June

We already know that many of our staff and tenants are already converted to the benefits and pleasures of cycling. This was shown earlier in the month when they turned out in high numbers (nearly 80 of you) to support our annual Bike to Work event. Including, for the first time, Janice and Mark Cleverly … Read more

Bike Week 2016 • 11-19 June 2016


  On Thursday 16th June, Culham Science Centre will be taking part in Bike Week – and will be helping to make the nation’s annual celebration of cycling bigger and better than ever in 2016! As our Bike to Work event is registered with Bike Week, staff who sign up for Culham’s event via Not … Read more

Science Minister signals a new era for Culham Science Centre


Jo Johnson MP opens two specialist hi-tech facilities at Culham. UK Universities and Science Minister Jo Johnson MP visited Culham Science Centre on Monday 23 May to open two specialist hi-tech facilities developed by the UK Atomic Energy Authority (UKAEA) at the site. RACE (Remote Applications in Challenging Environments) is a robotics test centre for … Read more