i3 Group Solutions acquires Cambridge Automation Simulation to further enhance their Robotics and Automation capabilities, and win multi-million pound contract.


Alongside the acquisition, i³ Group Solutions has invested over £700,000 in new manufacturing capabilities, focused on developing its people and processes. This investment has also generated 12 new high-value jobs in the local area and will allow them to develop even more advanced robotics and automation systems.

“Joining forces with i³ Group is a fantastic opportunity to expand our reach and capabilities in the Robotics and Automation sector. We’re thrilled to be part of such a dynamic and forward thinking company and we look forward to delivering innovative end-to-end solutions to our clients.”
Cetin Gorgulu, Managing Director,
Cambridge Automation Simulation.

To celebrate this exciting news, i³ Group held an open day for all employees, where they announced their latest multimillion contract win for a major domestic appliance manufacturer. This news comes at a time when leading manufacturers are looking to invest in and re-shore manufacturing capabilities back in country.

Cambridge Automation Simulation has an impressive track record, with clients including Jaguar Land Rover, KN, ITS, LK Metrology and New Intelligence. This acquisition enhances i³ Group’s offering of advanced simulation and Digital Twin capabilities, which helps optimise automation performance.

“We have worked on a number of projects with Cetin and his team, delivering huge value to projects through simulation as part of the design phase. This allows us to further optimise designs for performance, reduces project cost and reduces risk and cost across the overall project. By combining our expertise with Cambridge Automation Simulation, we can develop even more advanced simulation capabilities that will benefit our clients across a wide range of industries,”
Ewan Lloyd-Baker, Chairman, i³ Group Solutions.

This acquisition marks an exciting new chapter for i³ Group Solutions and Cambridge Automation Simulation, as they look forward to working together to deliver cutting-edge robotics and automation solutions for their clients.


About i3 Group

i³ Group Solutions helps companies improve performance, drive efficiency
& reliability, add scale & reduce costs through “intelligent industrial integration”. Comprising Advanced Manufacturing Systems; New Intelligence and Electronics Design, Manufacture and Test divisions, the Group provides a one-stop-shop for product development and manufacture, developing factory production systems, bespoke special purpose machinery, automation and robotics, industrial software solutions and electronics manufacture and test solutions.


About CAS

Cambridge Automation Simulation offers latest Digital Twinning tools and services to analyse your manufacturing system, and validate your new design or processes.
We are keen to make Digital Twins accessible for everyone everywhere. We can create a Digital Twin of a manufacturing line or train your team to build your own.


For further information please contact:
[email protected] or Philip Ewen on 0845 8622970