This call is to support large scale infrastructure where there is scope to enable new world leading research and a create a novel capability for the UK. As such there should be an element of access to the community as well as an excellent potential for future research programmes envisaged by the applicants. There will be a strong strategy which the infrastructure will contribute both at the institutional, national and international level.
Information on the EPSRC Equipment Process of the Research infrastructure theme and funding available for equipment provision and development
EPSRC Equipment Process, Equipment Sharing Initiatives