Current research by the Lloyd's Register Foundation

Supporting scientific research and its applications

From transport safety, ship design and water security to nanotechnology and big data, Lloyd's Register Foundation aims to fund the research challenges where it can make the biggest impact in its research funding priorities: 
  • structural integrity and systems performance
  • resilience engineering
  • human and social factors
  • emergent technologies.
More details about the current funded research programmes are on the Foundation website www.lrfoundation.org.uk.

Foresight reviews

The Foundation has published four foresight reviews that aim to support excellent scientific research and the acceleration of the application of research. The four topics are:
  • big data
  • nanotechnology
  • resilience engineering
  • structural integrity and systems performance.
More details about these reviews are on the Foundation website www.lrfoundation.org.uk.