Choose Cumbria

Technology News

Ulverstem Crowd 1

Youngsters left Inspired by STEM Event

Youngsters were inspired to take up careers in STEM industries at a major event supported by partners of Choose Cumbria.

Avexis Deployment

“Aye robot!” Cumbrian innovation helps clean up UK’s most hazardous waste store

Forth Engineering Feature 7

Technology pioneered in west Cumbria

​A small west Cumbrian engineering company is pioneering technology designed to save the oil and gas industry billions of pounds.

Google Garage returns to Cumbria

Search engine giant Google is returning to Cumbria for a free event hosted by In-Cumbria.com.

Google Garage Event

Google Garage event to be held in Barrow

Search engine giant Google is coming to Cumbria for a special event hosted by in-Cumbria.com.

Firetech (1)

Summer camp aims to nurture tech entrepreneurs

A tech camp is coming to Sedbergh to nurture a new generation of games entrepreneurs.

Uoc Stem Labs Sign

Work starts on University of Cumbria’s new STEM laboratories

Work is underway on the construction of new laboratories at the University of Cumbria’s campus in Carlisle.

News Bae Submarine 645

£1.3bn contract for BAE

The government has awarded a £1.3bn submarine contract to Barrow shipyard.

News Oxley 645X400

Ulverston firm lights the way with major contract

A firm that is lighting the way in the LED industry has won acclaim across the globe after securing a major contract.

News Gavin Patterson Bt 645X400

BT boss’ broadband pledge to South Cumbria

BT chief executive Gavin Patterson today pledged it would work to ensure superfast broadband reached every community in Cumbria.

News Nuclear Sub 645X400

Latest nuclear submarine launched in Barrow

Crowds gathered to wave goodbye to one of the town's most impressive engineering feats.

News Wind Farm 645X400

Dong Energy chooses Siemens to deliver turbines on windfarm project off south Cumbria coast

DONG Energy choose Siemens as preferred supplier for 7.0MW wind turbine for Walney Extension Offshore Wind Farm

News Bender 645X400

TV role for high-tech south Cumbria firm

South Cumbria company plays key role in a new TV flagship drama.

News Ct Newtechnology 645

Cumbria tourism businesses lead the way with new technology

Tourism businesses across Cumbria continue to raise the bar and go from strength to strength each year.

News 3Sl Software 645

Software company’s digital marketplace role

PIONEERING software company announces major developments that are set to reaffirm its role as an industry leader.