Innovation is crucial to Plough’s business. As new technologies are being constantly introduced to the market, speed is essential for remain-ing competitive in today’s digital era, and new markets have to be pioneered continuously. Through the interplay of creative, imaginative people; a global R&D network; an organization that encourages collaboration and cooperation among business partners all along the supply chain; and a strong commitment to ongoing investment, Plough Investment has put R&D at the heart of everything we do.


Plough Investment invests in skills and education to promote trade, boost innovation and grow our businesses. We work closely with UK Regional Authorities and Universities on Knowledge Transfer Partnership projects, to improve our competitiveness and productivity through the better use of knowledge, technology and skills.


We have built a strong organization that supports all facets of R&D, by working closely with headquarters, we focus on making continuous investments in key technologies, architectures, Construction & Engineering, Metal & Waste Management and Mining fields. We also have a Strategic Partnership arm dedicated to fostering closer collaborations with the local regional developing agencies.


To gain a distinct competitive edge in the future, we have set up three Laboratories in the UK, which functions as the innovation, research, and platform technology development arm of the company. We work closely with partners from the industry, academia, and research institutes. Our goal is to collaborate on strategic technologies for the future and original technologies designed to forge new market trends and set new standards for excellence


As an independent platform, we also promote, create and facilitate opportunities for co-operation in the field of scientific and technological innovation for the economic, social and cultural advancement of both countries.