Be Central Bedfordshire|Innovation

Innovation - Be inspired

Our wonderful serene setting belies the hive of activity of thousands of researchers, designers, testers and innovators, working on globally-significant projects that will make our world a cleaner, safer and better place.

This is where you will find the expertise of Cranfield University, Millbrook Proving Ground and the continued expansion of world leading companies Nissan Technical Centre Europe, Lockheed Martin, BE Aerospace  and the national Aerospace Technology Institute.


CUBIC encourages and supports hi-tech and knowledge based pre-start and early start companies during the formative stages of their development

Cranfield Technology Park

The dedicated Cranfield Innovation Centre offers high specification flexible units at the heart of the Tech Park and the ideal location for a start-up or growing businesses

Millbrook Proving Ground

Millbrook Proving Ground is Europe’s premier test and development centre. Already a globally renowned centre for automotive excellence, including its unique 70km testing facility and exciting development plans including over 31,000sqm of new world class accommodation for innovation and technology companies.

The Incuba

The Incuba, a green innovation business centre welcomes start-up business - particularly those which contribute directly to the green economy. It provides office space, business support, workshops, meeting rooms and a conference / demonstration area to support growing businesses.

Millbrook Technology Park

Office and workshop space, suitable for start-ups or existing companies requiring a more strategic location, is available now at Millbrook’s Innovation Centre - a flexible and secure facility with access to a shared reception, meeting rooms, parking and staff restaurant.

Wrest Park Enterprise

Wrest Park Enterprise is a thriving business community, with 3 business centres at the hub of the wider enterprise park. WPE offers a range of premises including serviced offices, workshops, industrial units, warehousing, storage, plus conference facilities, meeting rooms and virtual offices.

Cranfield University

Cranfield University and Innovation Centre has a global reputation for first class teaching, excellent research and testing facilities and established links with industry and commerce.

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