We partner with businesses to develop low-emissions, high-efficiency integrated power systems for applications in the aerospace, automotive, marine, and rail sectors. Driving the next generation towards zero carbon.

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We stand at the forefront of the road to zero carbon

We specialise in developing new hybrid and electric powertrain technology for cleaner mobility of humans and goods.

We are committed to leading the next generation of clean mobility, which will make our streets, railways, farms, skies, seas and waterways, cleaner and greener. Recent projects have been funded by Innovate UK, ISCF, EPSRC and MarRI-UK.

How can we help your business or project?

Research & Development

We have expertise in design, assembly and test of hybrid and electric powertrains, across a range of vehicles and vessels, from passenger ferries to road-rail vehicles, to all-terrain military vehicles.


Our team can consult on all parts of your project. Additionally, our company collaborators have a wide range of test facilities from rail test tracks to test vessels and de-risked water testing areas.


We have experience with every stage of government funding leveraging from supply chain development, to bid writing, consortium development, lobbying and regulation compliance.

KTP & Student Projects

Every year through the University of Exeter we run multiple short student projects, allowing businesses to work with the next generation of engineers. We also work with KTPs to help organisations improve their competitiveness.

“Quattro Group plans to be the cleanest provider of professional services into the rail and construction sectors. Our work with Prof Chris Smith is central to our clean growth ambitions, and we’re pleased to be partners with CFCM at the University of Exeter.”
Bob Browning
Quattro Group

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Find out more about our excellent track records of innovative projects.

Industry Facing Workshop Event held by CFCM

CFCM held a workshop event with the purpose to create an environment where like-minded companies and the university can come together to face the challenges in decarbonisation and embrace the net-zero opportunities facing the UK.

This event had a fantastic turn out from a wide range of sectors including marine, off highway, defence, aero and rail.

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Companies win awards for Collaboration with CFCM

At the Celebration of Marine Innovation event this month, we were delighted to see two of our projects supporting Maritime companies win awards. This was a great event celebrating the work of the Marine Business Technology Centre (MBTC), ERDF Funded Project. 

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“Ecomar and CFCM have been working closely together for a number of years and we have seen how the growth in clean maritime has gone from a trickle to a flood. Throughout that time we have been able to maintain advantages thanks to the advanced capability of CFCM and the close partnership we have developed. CFCM is a key partner in our drive to remove 10m Tonnes of CO2 from maritime industries and we intend to keep working with them for years to come.”
Eugene Bari
Ecomar Propulsion