Lincolnshire Technology Hubs

See how the latest available technology can help your business thrive. Get access to free business support to help you make the digital transition.

The Mablethorpe, Boston and Horncastle hubs have 3D printers and laser cutting equipment to help businesses with design, prototyping and small-scale fabrication, while Lincoln offers those facilities as well as expertise in the heritage sector and larger-scale 3D printing and cutting.

The Louth Hub businesses and sports coaches can access the latest in motion sensing spot technology, 3D cameras and a 3D high definition television.

You may want to create a prototype of a new product or develop a new service. Whatever your reasons for having an interest in new technology all the Lincolnshire Technology Hubs would love to hear from you. And at each hub you can access 12 hours of free business support for eligible businesses to help get your project off the ground.

Contact Boston Technology Hub at the Boston College, The Enterprise Zone, Rochford Campus, Skirbeck Road, Boston PE21 6JF on 01205 365701 or by email on enterprise@boston.ac.uk Look out for #Bostonhub and #onlincsfacts

Contact Horncastle Technology Hub at Mortons Media Group Ltd, Media Centre, Morton Way, Horncastle LN9 6JR on 01507 529345 or by email on technologyhub@mortons.co.uk Look out for #Horncastlehub and #onlincsfacts

Contact Lincoln Technology Hub at the University of Lincoln, School of Art and Design, Brayford Pool, Lincoln, LN6 7TS on 01522 835097/837494 or by email on thehub@lincoln.ac.uk Look out for #Lincolnhub and #onlincsfacts

Contact Louth Technology Hub based at the Meridian Leisure Centre, Wood Lane, Louth LN11 8RS through the University of Lincoln, School of Sport and Science Exercise on 01522 886680 or by email FMulloy@lincoln.ac.uk Look out for #Louthhub and #onlincsfacts

Contact Mablethorpe Technology Hub at Mablethorpe Business Centre, Golf Road Industrial Estate, Enterprise Road, LN12 1NB. Contact the hub on 07500 992115 or email nicola.radford@lincolnshire.gov.uk or look out for #Mabohub and #onlincsfactson Twitter.

Contact Freephone number 0300 80 80 120 or email onlincolnshire@lincs-chamber.co.uk to register for local business support

In addition to the physical hubs and equipment, each hub aims to encourage and provide a place where local businesses could come together to collaborate, network and make use of technology to solve real business problems or take advantage of business opportunities. Hub users are also encouraged to post stories, picures and videos of their experiences via the onlincolnshire social media channels - @onlincolnshire, facebook.com/onlincolnshire or youtube.

If you would like any further information, please call us on the free phone number 0300 80 80 120 or email onlincolnshire@lincs-chamber.co.uk.

All of the equipment purchased through onlincolnshire for the Technology Hubs can be borrowed free and access to business support is also free for small to medium enterprises (SMEs) based in East Lindsey, Boston or Lincoln City.

The hubs are part-financed by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF). All of the equipment can be used for free by eligible local businesses, with just a small charge to cover insurance and materials.