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Airbus Group (www.airbus-group.com) is a global leader in aerospace, defence and related services. In 2013, the Group – comprising Airbus, Airbus Defence and Space and Airbus Helicopters - generated revenues of £50.3 billion (XRT €1.18) and employed a workforce of around 144,000. This includes a 17,000-strong British workforce and a UK turnover of close to £2.5 billion, making the Group a major contributor to the UK economy.
The Group builds on a proud 100-year British heritage united under a common brand. Airbus designs and builds its aircraft wings in the UK. Airbus Defence and Space is the UK’s largest space company; the biggest supplier of large aircraft to the RAF and a world-leader in cyber security. As Britain’s civil helicopter hub, Airbus Helicopters holds 55% of the UK’s offshore oil and gas helicopter market and is a key supplier to the Ministry of Defence.
Airbus Group’s 450 apprentices, collaborations with more than 20 British universities and annual spend of £500M in UK R&D make it a champion of UK innovation and skills.
ATLAS ELEKTRONIK UK is a leading supplier to the UK MoD, the Royal Navy and to other defence departments and corporate customers internationally. With its staff of around 280 highly qualified employees it provides a diverse range of products and services in the defence and security markets.
With a long heritage of underwater defence technology, ATLAS ELEKTRONIK UK has expertise in every area of maritime technology, delivering world leading solutions that cover both submarine and surface ship systems.
We are a centre of excellence for maritime and port security, and also unmanned systems. Our business delivers products and services for protection both above and below the water line.
Capabilities: NATO , MoD approved; ISO 9001; Escape equipment,systems; Search and rescue systems,equipment; Batteries; Torches; Leather and leather products; Marine services; Armour personal,body; Uniform; Breathing apparatus; Binoculars,monoculars; Footwear; Accessories; Helmets; Goggles,glasses; Holsters; Headphones,headsets; Knives,bayonets; Night observation systems,equipment; Riot,crowd Control equipment; Personal protective equipment; Diving systems; Counter terrorist equipment; Countermeasures equipment; Electromagnetic shielding ,protection equipment; Diving clothing,systems,equipment; Clothing; Markers,beacons and illumination; Flags; Distress signals; Medical equipment; Floatation equipment; Safety and security nets; Survival equipment; Weapon carriage; Shields,visors; Inflatable structures; Compasses; Ear defenders; Control,restraint equipment; Truncheons,battons; Food,emergency rations; Disaster relief equipment; Anti-riot equipment; Covert systems,equipment; Emergency lighting,power systems,equipment; Protective clothing systems; Embroidery; Flares and pyrotechnics; Forced entry equipment; Flood protection equipment; Searchlights; Distress signals
Established in 1987 Beechwood Equipment is a distributor of specialist security and defence products to UK Law Enforcement and Military markets. Beechwood Equipment is ISO 9000 and ISO 14000 qualified. The company is an approved MoD supplier (NCAGE: KOF-83) and Police National Framework Supplier.
Areas of expertise include the supply and through life support to fleets of electro optics, optical sights and firearms. Products sectors covered include:
Optical Sights Electro Optics: Night Vision Thermal Vision Fused Vision Fire Control Systems Tactical and Emergency Lighting Weapon Systems and ancillary items Communications - Tactical Infrastructure Security
We develop breakthrough products and systems, and address technology critical issues for our clients worldwide. Established over 50 years ago, we employ a team of more than 400 engineers, designers and scientists on our sites in Cambridge UK, Boston MA and Singapore.
We provide a full system development capability from technology consultancy, proof-of-concept demonstration and system design, through to manufacture and support of deployable equipment for our Defence and Security clients.
We have world leading skills in security, sensing, location and wireless technology, covering short-range radar systems, optical sensing systems for surveillance, CBRNE and authentication applications, complex data fusion; global, regional and local positioning systems as well as wireless system design for communication, surveillance and Force Protection.
Our skills are both broad and deep across a range of scientific and engineering disciplines including product design, user-centred design, simulation and algorithm design, low power electronics, system validation and programme management.
Charles Kendall Procurement utilises decades of experience in support of the supply chain for air, sea and ground forces, supplying high-quality certified spares, bespoke packages, consumables, engineering items and ground handling equipment at optimum value.
Cranfield University is an exclusively postgraduate university that is a global leader for education and transformational research in technology and management. We bring together aeronautical engineering, materials and manufacturing knowledge with expertise in the security and defence fields. As the academic provider to the UK’s MOD, and with close commercial partnerships with leading organisations such as Airbus, BAE Systems, Boeing and Rolls-Royce, Cranfield has been at the forefront of aerospace and defence technology for over 60 years. We offer a unique gateway for teaching and research, underpinned by advanced facilities, some of which are unique. From the development of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) and infrared camouflage materials, through to humanitarian de-mining activities, and insights right across the business of flying, Cranfield is providing specialist knowledge to military personnel, emergency services, governments and NGOs in the UK and around the world.
EPC-UK EDSL draws upon over 100 years of experience in the manufacture, handling, storage and transportation of explosives and is a world class supplier of explosives and related products offering tailor-made turnkey solutions to the market place.
As a European Distribution Warehouse for the supply of explosives and related products, EDSL is the sole UK Agent for Combined Systems Inc., and teams with a number of internationally renowned companies such as, Eurenco Bofors AB, Eurenco SNPE, Explosia a.s. and Event Horizon, for the distribution of their products. At EDSL, we work with customers developing innovative products to meet end user requirements.
Part of the EPC Groupe with an international presence throughout Europe, West Africa and the Middle East, EDSL supply security related products and services worldwide, using our own dedicated logistics company - EPC Logistics. This range of integrated capabilities also benefit from our remote 1200 acre site close to the international ports of Felixstowe and Harwich as well as regular sailings from our very own licensed explosives dock (and bonded warehouse) to the European mainland.
EDSL has a wealth of experience in the assembly, testing and integration of weapon systems. Our technical explosives expertise in the military and the civil sectors enable us to provide comprehensive disposal and demilitarisation services. We have extensive explosives and weapons storage facilities, process buildings, trials and demilitarisation grounds and are able to provide a full range of training facilities, including Explosive Methods of Entry, Search Techniques and Procedures, Counter IED training facility and demolition range, enabling customers to benefit from a realistic and more rewarding training experience.
EPC-UK EDSL professionalism is epitomised in our high-quality and experienced staff who take immense pride in their commitment to our customers. EPC-UK EDSL is uniquely placed on the world stage to provide single-source solutions that meet the needs of our customer today, tomorrow and into the future.
At Frazer-Nash, our consultants apply their expertise and know-how to develop, enhance and protect our clients’ critical assets, systems and processes.
We are renowned for our work in the defence, aerospace, transport, nuclear, marine, renewable energy, oil and gas sectors, and our electrical and electronic engineering and security and resilience expertise.
We support major programmes through the complete life cycle and provide support directly to government procurement and research agencies, and to industry. The company is active across the Defence, Aerospace and Security sectors.
The skills we provide to these industries include: systems engineering to define requirements, support development and manage the acceptance of systems; assurance to ensure risks are adequately captured and managed; technical and engineering disciplines to assess and improve performance. We have also evolved skills to help other organisations to improve their performance, in areas such as business resilience, information assurance, investment due diligence and organisational development.
Technical and engineering services in support of UK defence systems and capabilities. Services include acquisition support, through life management, integrated logistics support, programme and project management, independent technical/financial review and analysis/systems engineering for air, land and sea systems.
Landguard Systems designs and manufactures high performance radio systems for specialist applications.
Capabilities: Engineering; Communication systems,equipment; Software consultancy; Navigation systems,equipment; Security systems; Data communication; Highways,links; Data network; Tank,track vehicles and components; Aerials,antenna; Acquisition,logging,recording,telemetry; Data recorders; Processing systems,equipment; Construction,civil engineering; Intercommunication equipment; Tactical information; Degaussing; Borescopes,fibrescopes; Guns and gun equipment; Infantry training; Sighting systems,equipment; Ballistic testing; Recording systems,equipment; Marine engineering equipment; Converters; Calibration devices; Radar systems,equipment; Infra red systems; Diving clothing,systems,equipment; Computers; Technical textiles; Radiography equipment and components; Maps,charts; Homeland security; Software; Fleet management systems; Conflict management training; Covert systems,equipment; Communications; Voice monitoring; Automated data capture; Personal alarms; Automated notification systems; Location,tracking sytems
Leonardo is among the top ten global players in Aerospace, Defence and Security and Italy’s main industrial company. Organised into seven business divisions, (Helicopters; Aircraft; Aero-structures; Airborne & Space Systems; Land & Naval Defence Electronics; Defence Systems; Security & Information Systems), Leonardo operates in the most competitive international markets by leveraging its areas of technology and product leadership. With headquarters in Italy and over 47,000 employees, the company has a consolidated industrial presence in four main markets (Italy, the UK, the U.S. and Poland), and an important network of strategic partnerships in the main high potential markets worldwide.
With revenues in the UK of £2.3bn, including £1.3bn of exports, Leonardo makes a significant contribution to the UK economy, employing 7,400 highly skilled personnel across the country. The company’s leading position in the UK as a world-class advanced engineering company is built on its sustained investment in research and technology and world-class facilities, and the expertise of several thousand researchers and engineers. Leonardo invests around £200m in R&D in the UK and continues to sustain and invest in a substantial UK supply network of around 2,300 companies. The company’s competitive edge lies in the quality of its individual centres of excellence and their core technical expertise, combined with the collective ability to develop and deliver integrated systems and solutions.
A Soldier Systems company designing, sourcing and supplying clothing, PPE and tactical equipment to Defence and Security professionals, with a focus on UK MOD, UK Police and specialist NATO forces. Represents a range of carefully selected market-leading brands.
Capabilities: UAV; Fabrication; Missiles,rockets,sub-munitions; Weapon systems; Optical systems,equipment,components; Search and rescue systems,equipment; UAV systems; Armour personal,body; Uniform; Binoculars,monoculars; Footwear; Helmets; Goggles,glasses; Holsters; Knives,bayonets; Night observation systems,equipment; Riot,crowd Control equipment; Surveillance systems,equipment; Personal protective equipment; Guns and gun equipment; Sighting systems,equipment; Grenades and dischargers; Explosive detection systems,equipment; Equipment bags; Targets, ranges and management; Diving clothing,systems,equipment; Clothing; CBRN equipment; Technical textiles; Ammunition; Life jackets and preservers; Life rafts,marine evacuation systems; Survival equipment; Weapon carriage; Shields,visors; Ear defenders; Truncheons,battons; Thermal imaging systems,equipment; Covert systems,equipment; CBRN services; Protective clothing systems; Silencers
We are a UK manufacturer supplying a variety of personal protective equipment including: body armour, hard and soft ballistic plates, and ballistic helmets.
Our body armour is the lightest, most flexible all in one body armour available. The body armour is spike, knife, needle, ballistic, and fragment resistant. We also offer hard armour plates that offer stand alone as well as in conjunction with protection up to NIJ Level IV. We create bespoke solutions for all of our clients.
We supply over thirty police forces in the UK, Ministry of Defence, the National Crime Agency, Ministry of Justice, Home Office, and are proud members of ADS.
We also export our equipment to over two dozen countries throughout the world, including multiple European, Asian, African and North and South American forces.
Our products are used on every continent, except Antarctica.
Capabilities: NATO , MoD approved; ISO 9001; Leather and leather products; Armour personal,body; CBRN agent protection; Uniform; Footwear; Accessories; Helmets; Goggles,glasses; Holsters; Riot,crowd Control equipment; Personal protective equipment; CCTV; Equipment bags; Cloth manufacturers; Diving clothing,systems,equipment; Clothing; Fire resistant materials; CBRN equipment; Technical textiles; Badges,buttons,insignia,uniform accessories; Flags; Industrial workwear; Shields,visors; Reflectors; Ear defenders; Control,restraint equipment; Truncheons,battons; Homeland security; Cases; Anti-riot equipment; Cameras systems,equipment; Digital CCTV surveillance networks; Drug detection,identification systems,equipment; Protective clothing systems; Cycle clothing,equipment; Tamperproof; Community safety; Embroidery; Flares and pyrotechnics; Forced entry equipment; Printing; Drug testing equipment; Distress signals
Headquartered in the UK, Meggitt Plc is a global engineering group specialising in extreme environment components and smart sub-systems for aerospace, defence and energy markets.
Some 11,000 people are employed across manufacturing facilities in Asia, Europe and North America and regional bases in Brazil, India and the Middle East.
Meggitt’s civil aerospace presence covers large commercial transports, regional aircraft, business jets, helicopters and general aviation.
Its defence markets cover all military aircraft types, land systems, naval platforms and aerial, land-based and marine threat simulation training and weapons systems development. The firearms element of this capability extends into law enforcement and security organisations.
The group’s growing presence in energy is driven by our core fluid controls, heat management and sensing and monitoring capabilities, many of which are deployed to help reduce the maintenance costs, fuel consumption and carbon emissions of industrial gas and steam turbines.