The Business Secretary Vince Cable has opened the first stage of a technology park which is expected to create 2,000 jobs in the next ten years.
Dr Cable flew in a helicopter around the site at MIRA near Nuneaton. He opened it by activating an army robot - which cut the ribbon. The vehicle - developed there - is normally used in warzones to find roadside bombs.
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The company was fined after the court heard an engineer "felt pressure" to get the ride back into service after an earlier fault.
According to a spokesperson from Nottinghamshire Police her injuries are not though to be life-threatening.
The U.K. Roundabout Appreciation Society 'was bowled over' by the traffic island that boasts a giant dandelion water sculpture.