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Review 2016 - cover

Foundation Review 2016

Our review outlines the impact we’re making in becoming one of the world’s leading engineering research and education charities.

Foresight review of robotics and autonomous systems - cover

Foresight review of robotics and autonomous systems

What impact could robotics and autonomous systems have on the safety and performance of engineered assets and critical infrastructure.

List of publications

Foresight review of robotics and autonomous systems
5MB 
This foresight review looks at how developments in the area of robotics and autonomous systems might impact the safety and performance of the engineered assets and the infrastructures on which modern society relies.
Foresight review of resilience engineering
3.94MB 
This foresight review explores how resilience engineering could enhance the safety of life and property through the improved resilience of engineered structures, systems, organisations and communities around the world.
Foresight review of structural integrity and systems performance 
2.00MB 
Modern society depends on complex products and engineering systems whose failure can lead to catastrophic consequences. The performance and safety of these systems is an area which the Foundation can make a significant difference by targeting its research funding.
Roadmap for additive manufacturing
9MB 
The ultimate aim of this roadmap is the safe adoption of additive manufacturing to safety critical assets.
Foresight review of big data
3.50MB 
Towards data-centric engineering - the report describes technical, organisational, social, and legal implications of living in a world of data.
Foresight review of nanotechnology
1.31MB 
The next industrial revolution - this report has been commissioned as part of our emerging technologies funding priority.
Strategy 2014-2020 
1.18MB  
Through our grant making we aim to connect science, safety and society by supporting research of the highest quality and promoting skills and education. 
Strategy map
0.03MB 
Strategic themes: promoting safety and public understanding of risk; advancement of skills and education; supporting excellent scientific research; accelerating the application of research. 
Five year plan 2016-2021
2MB 
The seven goals in the new 2016-2021 five year plan articulate our focus and priorities going forward.
Impact statement February 2017 
0.03MB 
Latest summary about some of our grants. For more see this page

Our grants by region
1MB each  
Including new grants awarded and grants that have closed: 

Lloyd's Register Foundation Review 2016
5.00MB 
Our latest annual review includes facts and figures to illustrate our impact in 2015/16, reports from the Chairman and Foundation Chief Executive and a look at our progress under our four strategic themes.
Lloyd's Register Foundation Review 2015
7.00MB 
Our annual review reporting on our second year of operation.
Lloyd's Register Foundation Review 2014
5.34MB 
The highlights from our first full year of operation in 2013/14.  
Lloyd's Register Foundation Review 2013
2.48MB 
Key points: new charity set up with a £206 million donation after a restructuring of an exempt charity; established solid foundations for the future; new strategy agreed to ensure future success; merger with the Lloyd’s Register Educational Trust.