Founder's Statement

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Founded in 2012 by Thomas Ermacora, LimeWharf Makerhub is a cultural innovation hub situated along Regent’s Canal, East London. Through various programs, residencies and happenings, it provides an experimentation infrastructure including London’s first fablab, the Machines Room maker space, with a social impact focus, successfully incubating a number of art and technology startups and projects such as Technology Will Save Us, OpenDesk, SAM Labs, Music Hackspace and more…

Cultural Innovation & Urban Regeneration

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LimeWharf is a fully accessible venue. We take pride in our use of sustainable suppliers including Ecotricity, Dirty Harrys (full range of eco brands) and local alcohol suppliers, East London Liquor Company & Toast Ale (produced from foodwaste). As well as hosting an Ecological Residency on our barge, LimeWharf is supporting innovation along the canal with projects such as a floating ecosystem in partnership with Biomatrix Water. LimeWharf is a Living Wage employer.