Supporting the fight against COVID-19

Mar 26, 2020

NHS Ventilators Urgently Required

The government is looking for businesses across the UK to help make NHS ventilators and ventilator components.

Businesses are needed to produce and supply essential equipment to help hospitals treat patients largely affected by COVID-19. 

The government is looking for manufacturers as well as businesses with the following skills:

  • design/specification
  • rapid prototyping
  • contract/product assembly
  • certification/regulation/testing
  • logistics
  • medical training

Get in touch

If your business can supply ventilators or ventilator components, please send an email to: Ventilator.support@beis.gov.uk with your details.

If your business would like to offer other types of support to the government please contact: gcfcovid19enquiries@cabinetoffice.gov.uk 

Other ways you can help 

The Royal Academy of Engineering is calling on engineering professionals to help in the fight against COVID-19. 

If you are an engineer and want to offer support in any of the following areas: conducting research, providing healthcare provisions or suggesting innovative ideas and solutions they would like to hear from you.

To find out more about how you can get involved please visit the Royal Academy of Engineering website

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