Creating new business from advances in technology

The Technology Partnership plc (TTP) is an operating company of
TTP Group.

TTP Group is the holding company which owns Melbourn Science Park, where TTP is based. Other companies in the group are
TTP Venture Managers which invests in IT and clean technology companies, TTP Labtech which supplies laboratory-scale instrumentation and develops custom automation for life sciences companies and Tonejet which is a powerful digital printing process targeted at commercial and industrial applications.

All TTP’s activities focus on exploiting technology for commercial gain.

TTP milestones

  • October 1987
    The Technology Partnership is formed
  • April 1993
    Wavedriver joint venture is formed
  • June 1993
    Tonejet joint venture is formed
  • April 1997
    The Automation Partnership is formed
  • March 1998
    TTP Venture Managers is formed
  • April 1998
    TTPCom is formed
  • August 1998
    The Automation Partnership is demerged from TTP
  • December 1999
    ip.access is formed
  • August 2000
    TTP Group acquires Melbourn Science Park
  • October 2000
    TTPCom (and ip.access) are demerged and floated on the London Stock Exchange
  • January 2001
    The Creativity Partnership is formed
  • April 2001
    TTP Labtech is formed
  • October 2004
    The Creativity Partnership is sold
  • December 2004
    Tonejet becomes a subsidiary
  • February 2009
    Plarion joint venture is formed
  • July 2012
    Tonejet becomes a wholly-owned subsidiary
  • 2012
    The Technology Partnership celebrates 25 year anniversary