Specialising in collective problem solving and pioneering research and development, this unique facility drives experimentation and excellence, and supports disruptive growth 1n entertainment technology and production.

Collaborating with organisations across live events, music, TV, film, and the creative arts, XPLOR is breathing life into abstract ideas. Clients can now realise proof-of-concept projects and reach broader audiences through cost-effective design, engineering, and virtual production.

XPLOR offers a range of bespoke services for clients including technical consultancy, project management and networking, with core capabilities in concept and product design, software controls and automation, prototyping, testing and virtual production.

Opening in Summer 2022, the £7m+ XPLOR facility will boast large-scale design and prototype spaces, a specialist workshop for rapid prototyping and additive manufacturing, and the arena-sized Studio 005.

XPLOR secured grant funding from the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) and Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport