The Central Research Laboratory, in Hayes, is London’s home for hardware start-ups.
We are the product of a unique partnership
between Brunel University London, regeneration specialists U+I and the Higher Education Funding Council for England.
We support teams at every stage of their entrepreneurial journey – from industrial design to user research, raising investment and manufacturing operations.
Our prototyping workshop, mentoring programme, workspace and in-house expertise are tailored to the needs of hardware entrepreneurs.