The UK's Premier Integrated Research, Design and Development Company
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Your Partner for New Product Development

Developing your ideas

We help businesses turn great science and technology innovations into winning products

Extensive experience and expertise

Our scientists, engineers, technicians, and project managers are an unrivalled team

Building pilot equipment

We are experienced in working with high pressures and hazardous materials

Wide Range of Competencies

Our experienced and professional team includes chemists, physicists, industrial designers, material scientists, electrical engineers, mechanical engineers, microbiologists, electrochemists, dielectric engineers, metallurgists, chemical engineers, environmental scientists, control engineers and more.

Over 40 Years of Innovation

From our roots as the Electricity Council Research Centre to today’s dynamic private enterprise, C-Tech Innovation has been responsible for developing the electric storage heater, the halogen hob, atmospheric microwave plasma, and copper cooling technologies.

Superb In-House Facilities and Cross-Industry Links

C-Tech Innovation has on-site research and development facilities for wet chemistry, food technology, plasma and high energy operations, microwave and radio frequency applications, and much more. We also have strong links with academia and industry, making us perfectly placed to develop new marketable technologies and products.



Do you have an unusual project that nobody else can build? C-Tech has long experience in manufacturing equipment involving high pressures and volatile materials for a wide range of commercial and research purposes.

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RF Fast Defroster

C-Tech’s new RF Defroster greatly speeds up the defrosting process. The unpredictability of customer orders for high-value frozen foods like meat and seafood coupled with long thawing times mean that restaurants can suffer costly levels of wastage. Our RF Defroster allows chefs and managers to react to sales during the evening, rather than guessing the previous night. For example, 2 kg of frozen chicken can be fully defrosted in just 25 minutes. Read More