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Foundation Review 2015

A review of our second full year of operation and progress made to become a leading engineering research and education charity.

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Foresight review of resilience engineering

How resilience engineering could enhance safety through the improved resilience of engineered structures, systems, organisations and communities around the world.

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Foresight review of structural integrity and systems performance

This review aims to identify the key safety challenges that exist in structural integrity and systems performance where the LRF can make a difference by targeting its resources.

Publicly available documents

Lloyd's Register Foundation Review 2015
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Our latest annual review includes facts and figures to illustrate our impact in 2014/15, reports from the Chairman and Managing Director and a look at our progress under our four strategic themes.
Lloyd's Register Foundation Review 2014
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The highlights from our first full year of operation in 2013/14 illustrate the progress we have made in our ambition to become one of the world’s leading engineering research and education charities.  
Lloyd's Register Foundation Review 2013
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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. 
Strategy 2014-2020 
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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
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Strategic themes: promoting safety and public understanding of risk; advancement of skills and education; supporting excellent scientific research; accelerating the application of research. 
Impact statement July 2016 
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Latest summary about some of our grants. For more see this page
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 
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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.
Foresight review of big data
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Towards data-centric engineering - the report describes technical, organisational, social, and legal implications of living in a world of data.
Foresight review of nanotechnology
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The next industrial revolution - this report has been commissioned as part of our emerging technologies funding priority.