A New Kind of Development Company
The East Midlands has a once-in-a-generation opportunity to supercharge its economy and create tens of thousands of new jobs via three landmark developments of national significance.
These new plans could create 84,000 jobs and add billions in value to the regional economy.
The developments cover the size of three Olympic Parks with transformational opportunities around three main growth clusters:
Government has highlighted the pioneering approach of the new EM Devco as a model for accelerating development, realising large-scale potential and achieving locally-led high quality growth.
EM Devco is led by five local authorities but brings together the ambition of partners from business, universities and government.
Three scalable sites
Toton & Chetwynd East Midlands Hub
THE HOME OF NEXT GENERATION LIVING AND WORKING
A new destination for knowledge-driven jobs and next generation living, with a hub creating connections across the Midlands and the North.
THE HOME OF NEXT GENERATION MOVING
Home to the UK’s largest dedicated air cargo operation; a global centre for trade and logistics and the entry point to our proposed inland freeport.
Power Station Site
THE HOME OF NEXT GENERATION MAKING
A power station site ready for redevelopment; with a vision to transform into a zero carbon technology, advanced manufacturing and energy hub.
>10k new homes by 2045
plus retrofit technologies in existing communities
84k jobs by 2045
£4.8bn of GVA by 2045