Major Developments

Rotherham is continually evolving, attracting world class investment and growing its business and commercial base by providing quality commercial and leisure opportunities for the people and businesses of the borough.
The following pages highlight the major developments that are currently underway in Rotherham, as well as information on the future plans for the borough. These developments form a large part of the regeneration of the Sheffield City Region and South Yorkshire economy, and impact neighbouring areas including Doncaster, Sheffield & Barnsley and Worksop in North Nottinghamshire.

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Advanced Manufacturing Park
Advanced Manufacturing Park (AMP)
The AMP is the UK’s premier advanced manufacturing technology park, providing world-class advanced manufacturing technology solutions to ensure repetitive advantage for industry. The AMP is home to world-class research and manufacturing organisations such as the University of Sheffield's AMRC with Boeing and Rolls-Royce. More>>

Advanced Manufacturing Innovation District
Advanced Manufacturing Innovation District (AMID)

The Advanced Manufacturing Innovation District is a vision for a world leading, research led Advanced Manufacturing cluster along the Rotherham-Sheffield corridor, where we design and make the next generation of whole industries. More >>>

Pit House West
A proposed major development site at the former Pit House West colliery site, located to the north of Rother Valley Country Park and near Jct 31 of the M1 motorway. More>>

Waverley Development
Waverley Development
South Yorkshire's largest ever brownfield development is creating a new 4,000 home community across 741 acres at Waverley, Rotherham. The scheme involves the construction of 3,900 houses plus employment, retail and leisure developments. More>>

Waterfront Development
This £130m business, housing and leisure development around Manvers Lake in Rotherham, has created around 1,500 jobs. The project, from developers TCN UK, has regenerated about 285 acres (113 hectares) just minutes from the M1 J36 and the A1(M) and M18. More>>

Dinnington Business Park
Dinnington Business Park & 31 East
This 85 acre former colliery site is home to two new business parks. With the whole site  having been reclaimed, Dinnington Business Park is almost complete with the second phase (31 East) now also available. More>>

Templeborough Developments
Templeborough Developments
The Templeborough area is one of the major gateways into Rotherham, leading from the M1 Motorway at junction 34 to the town centre. New major developments have recently been completed or are currently underway throughout the area, consisting of industrial & office units and a warehouse and distribution facility. More>>

The new £40m Tesco Extra store opened its doors in November 2014 on the site of the former Civic Building and Central Library in Rotherham town centre, creating a total of 450 jobs. More>>

Brookfield is an 84 acre development on the site of the former Manvers Main Colliery. The development, managed by St Paul’s Developments Plc. includes a mix of office and industrial space in a landscaped environment. Brookfield is home to Next Plc's distribution centre with distribution units totalling 1.1m sq.ft., and Maplin taking a further 176,000 sq.ft. More>>