Members with Capabilities in this Area
The School of Engineering and Physical Sciences offers contract and collaborative research, consultancy and licensing opportunities. We have a strong track record of close engagement with aerospace and defence sectors, including strategic alliances with AWE, BAE Systems and Selex ES.
Senior plc is a Footsie 250 company that comprises two main operating divisions; Aerospace and Flexonics. It operates from 31 business units located in 14 countries. Flexonics, which accounts for 35% of group revenues, services the land vehicle and industrial process control sectors with a range of engineered products. Aerospace accounts for 65% of group revenues which are generated from a diverse range of Fluid conveyance and Aero-structures capabilities. Markets served within Aerospace include commercial air transport, regional, bizjet, rotorcraft and defense sectors . Senior's customers include all major OEM airframers and engine manufacturers located in the EU, US, Russia, Brazil and Asia. In addition Senior is growing its global footprint with recent facilities being developed in Mexico, Thailand, Malaysia and China.
Serco, an international service company, combines commercial know-how with a deep public service ethos. Globally, we improve essential services by managing people, processes, technology and assets more effectively. We design innovative solutions, integrate systems and – most of all – deliver to the public.
Serco support governments, agencies and companies who seek a trusted partner with a solid track record of providing assured service excellence. Our people offer operational, management and consulting expertise in defence, home affairs, healthcare, local government, police, transport and science.
In the UK Defence market, Serco provides a wide range of services within 6 core capabilities groups:
- Regulated Services (Marine)
- Regulated Services (Airfield Services)
- Regulated services (Aviation & Engineering)
- Information Support
- Estate and Facilities Management
We also provide Defence Business Services to the UK MOD and are a partner in the Joint Venture GOCO that manages the Atomic Weapons Establishment.
Capabilities: Fixed Wing; Rotary Wing; Aerospace consultancy; Surface engineering; Outsourcing; Research & development; Training consultancy; Avionics; Test equipment; Cabinets; Engineering and mechanical; Crisis,disaster,emergency consultancy; Marine services; Electronic test equipment; Cost analysis,management systems; PFI, partnering services; Road,runway construction,maintenance; Information systems,technology consultancy; Command,control systems; Defence technology transfer; Security; Support services; Managed services; Systems engineering; Conflict resolution; Prisoner escorting services
Smiths Engineering Ltd. based in Ballymena is an ISO 9001:2008, ISO 14001:2004 and a BS OHSAS 18001:2007 approved supplier with a wide range of experience and capability from CNC milling, turning, grinding, honing and gear cutting. Smiths Engineering has 5 distinct divisions, providing engineering solutions to a wide range of companies from SMEs to blue-chip multi-nationals.
Smiths divisions comprise of:
• Smiths Specialist Engineering – (CNC precision engineering). Supplier of 5 axis detailed components
• Smiths Engine Remanufacturing (all aspects of engine rebuilding)
• Smiths Ingear (gear manufacture, design, repair and maintenance)
• Smiths Contract Maintenance (installation, preventative maintenance and breakdowns)
• Smiths Secure (formed in 2013 to provide high security products to the custodial and security industry)
Connectors, Robotics & Textile Machinery
Stäubli is an innovative mechatronics solutions provider with three dedicated activities: Connectors, Robotics and Textile. With a workforce of over 4500, Stäubli has a presence in 29 countries and agents in 50 countries around the world.
Quick release couplings for all types of energies: hydraulics, compressed air, fuels... Electrical connectors for power, signal and data. Multi-coupling systems and Robotic tool changers as well as quick mold change solutions.
For decades Stäubli has supplied the aerospace industry with couplings and developed specialized connection solutions for the military. We are relied upon to deliver the exceptional safety, lightness and cleanliness these industries demand for a range of applications such as air conditioning, breathing air, compressed air, fuel, hydraulics and thermal management.
A recognized expert in fluids, gases, pneumatics, hydraulics and electrical power quick connection couplings and connectors.
On Platform, In Production, In Test, In MRO.
Capabilities: Engines; Fixed Wing; Rotary Wing; UAV; Cabin management systems,equipment; De-icing equipment; Airframes; Aircraft components; Connectors; Mechanical components; Wiring,cables; Coatings,treatments; Engineering; Fabrication; Machining; Manufacture; Mechanical assembly; Aftermarket support (MRO); Environment; Design; Communication systems,equipment; Electrical components; Optical Fibres; Drives,transmission; Engine components; Pneumatic & hydraulics; Alloys; Metals; Sheet metal components & processes; Speciality metals; Structural,smart; ISO 9001; Surface engineering; Electro mechanical,electronic manufacture; Test facilities; Electronic technology; Training consultancy; Composite materials; Software consultancy; Avionics; Arresting,stopping systems,equipment; Fuel systems; Seals,mounts,rings; Lubricants & solvents; Auxiliary power supplies and equipments; Heat exchangers; Hydraulic systems,equipment; Propulsion control systems; Steering systems; Generators; Plating; Fans and blowers; Test equipment; Optical systems,equipment,components; Rubber; Management systems; Forming; Water systems; Batteries; Computer components; UAV systems; Wires and wiring; Ground equipment; Air conditioning,heating,ventilation; Cleaning equipment; Connectors electrical; Effluent water treating equipment; Plastics and plastic coated components; Electromagnetic compatibility; Precision machinery and components; Pressing; Maintenance management services; Structural engineering; Engineering and mechanical; Land systems; Marine services; Operational requirements; Hardware design; Nuclear plant de-commissioning; Quality,reliability; Software modelling; Stress analysis; Control panels; Fuses; Aerials,antenna; Remote control vehicles; Sonar equipment,systems; Masts,towers; Periscopes; Communications test equipment; Electrical test equipment; Electronic test equipment; Facilities management; Software design; Boat communications; Intercommunication equipment; Audio communication; CBRN agent protection; Breathing apparatus; Instrumentation equipment; Night observation systems,equipment; Pumps; Aircrew survival equipment; Compressors; Gas turbine engines and accessories; Gearboxes and gearing; Software testing and validation; Vibration analysis and testing; Underwater equipment; Laser systems,components; Robots and robotics equipment; Test beds,rigs; Vehicle testing; Surveillance systems,equipment; Command,control systems; Electrical components; Photographic; Amphibious; Armoured; Boats,crafts; Diving systems; Electro optical equipment and engineering; Bridging systems; Desalination equipment; Magnetic and non-magnetic components; Aerial surveillance systems,equipment; Marine engineering equipment; Electric power supply equipment; Electric vehicles and components; Portable power packs; Nuclear engineering equipment; Tools; Calibration devices; Printed circuits; Radar systems,equipment; RF components and sub systems; Digital image processing; Fault diagnosis equipment; Optical test equipment; Detection systems,equipment; CBRN equipment; Monitoring; Technical textiles; Field accommodation; CBRN consultancy; Modular,portable buildings; Workshops and equipment; Corrosion inhibition,treatment; Servo systems and components; Remote control vehicle equipment; Ship,boat builders; Refrigeration equipment; Ship lighting; Heating systems; Amplifiers; Fibre optic equipment; Plugs and sockets; Ship stabilization equipment; Pressure control components; Filtration,hydraulic test equipment; Telephone systems,equipment; Digital receivers; Anchors; Medical equipment; Floatation equipment; Welding equipment; Radioactive waste management; De-humidifiers; Ship propulsion and controls; Transmissions; Mechanical equipment; Cryogenic equipment; Integrated circuits; Telescopes; Trailers; Ambulance; Specialist; Sound location equipment; High voltage equipment; Field hospital equipment; Transponders; Couplings; Radiation monitoring systems,equipment; Propellants; Power conversion machinery; Heaters; Inflatable structures; Signalling equipment visual; Deck equipment; Decompression chambers; Flow meters; Ultra sonic equipment; Steering gear; Campsite equipment design and provision; Stealth technology equipment; Radioactive components and materials; Software; Thermal imaging systems,equipment; Counter surveillance systems,equipment; Systems engineering; Electronic monitoring systems; Covert systems,equipment; Communications; Jamming equipment; Communication installation,integration; Computers; Command,control vehicles; Forensic science equipment; Battery charging systems,equipment; CBRN services; Recognition systems; Ruggedised products; Imagery analysis; EOD software; Hazard detection systems,equipment; Location,tracking sytems; Digital signal processing; Vehicle mounted shelters; Biological,chemical analysis; Enhancements systems,equipment; Intelligent character recognition; Control desks,consoles; Air conditioning systems; Fire fighting vehicles; Tankers; Filters (vehicle); House arrest and health monitoring equipment; Scramblers; Optical mark recognition; Hydraulic cutting,salavage equipment; Transporter transceiver equipment; Test Capabiltiy; Landing Gear; Monuments (Includes, Lavatories & Galleys, Bulkheads & Skins); Seats; Stowage; Electrical Systems (includes IFE & IFC,Lighting, Monitoring & Comms); Misc. Furnishings & Fixings; Emergency & Safety; General
A part of the Expleo Group of companies, Stirling Dynamics is a fast-growing, advanced engineering company that delivers a range of complex systems and technical services to the aerospace and marine markets. Our strength lies not only in providing world-leading technical expertise and innovative products but also in our ability to work collaboratively with clients to build strong relationships with a focus on open communication and transparency.
Trading since 1987, we have accumulated a wealth of knowledge on over 70 different aircraft types and multiple marine platforms, delivered to both civil and military programmes around the globe. Furthermore, we are approved to the global aerospace quality standard AS9100 and a member of the ITAR Approved Community.
Exports make up over 80% of our business and our teams support clients in North America, Western Europe, and the Asia Pacific. We respect the differences in international cultures and recognise that every organisation has its own preferred way of working. Our flexible contracting models, coupled with cultural awareness, ensure that customer satisfaction is achieved throughout the project lifecycle.
Stirling was acquired by Expleo in 2018. Expleo is a world-class partner in engineering, quality and digital solutions for clients operating in the aerospace, automotive, defence, financial services, industrial, and transportation sectors. With around 15,000 employees in more than 25 countries, Expleo has the cutting-edge technical know-how and proven expertise in complex and critical systems. In 2018, Expleo achieved a turnover of around 1.1 billion euros.
Capabilities: Fixed Wing; Rotary Wing; UAV; De-icing equipment; Airframes; Aircraft components; Mechanical components; AS 9100; Engineering; Manufacture; Mechanical assembly; Accreditation,Certification Services; Project management; Design; Aerospace consultancy; AS,EN9100; NATO , MoD approved; Pneumatic & hydraulics; ITAR approved; OEM Approved; Surface engineering; Outsourcing; Electro mechanical,electronic manufacture; Test facilities; Research & development; Training consultancy; Software consultancy; Cockpit systems,equipment; Heat exchangers; Hydraulic systems,equipment; Propulsion control systems; Steering systems; Actuators; Motors; Sensors; Test equipment; Systems integrator; EFQM; Water systems; FAA approved; UAV systems; ISO 9002; Engineering and mechanical; Marine services; Mathematical modelling; Post design services; Quality,reliability; Software modelling; Stress analysis; Systems analysis; Cost analysis,management systems; Technology transfer; Software design; Pumps; Software testing and validation; Vibration analysis and testing; Test beds,rigs; Training simulation; Armoured; Materials testing; Tensile,compression testing; Flight control simulation; Vessel traffic management; Ship,boat builders; Defence acquisition and support systems; Systems engineering; Landing Gear
Our company was incorporated in 1990 and as a result of a merger in February 2008 was renamed SWL Rope, Lifting & Testing Ltd. We have since acquired another business Lloyds Beal Site Services Ltd which is 220 years old, and formed another company Lloyds Ship Safety Services Ltd. We are one of the largest independent companies of our type in the UK. SWL are Lloyds accredited to ISO 9011:2008
SWL offer hire and sales of a full range of Lifting, Rigging, Chandlery, Manual Handling and Height safety equipment. We repair and test hydraulic equipment and we offer Destructive and NDT testing. We design, manufacture and install height safety systems. We are approved by Bureau Veritas to inspect and renew ships LSA equipment. We can test upto 700t on site and upto 100t in-house for both compression and tensile testing.
Technocover specialise in originating, designing, manufacturing, installing and maintenance of UltraSecure high security steel access products to protect against unauthorised intruder attack. Our expertise in this field has been gained from many years experience overcoming problem areas within the water, energy,telecom,utilities and transportation industries. Products include LPCB tested and approved access covers, doors, louvers, ventilation panels, cabinets, mesh cages and partitions,window bar sets and modular building to LPS 1175: Security Ratings 2,3,4 & 5. We cannot emphasise enough our total service and the range of custom built security solutions to prevent unauthorised persons gaining access or to secure key areas against all levels of malicious vandalism, extortion, contamination, crime or terrorism. For more details visit our website: www.technocover.co.uk
Capabilities: Glass,glazing; Engineering; Fabrication; ISO 9001; ISO 14001; Treatment; Containers; Catering equipment; Cannon; Spares agency,parts supply; Microprocessors; Pressure control components; Muzzle velocity measuring equipment; Airport,port,transport security; Integrated systems; Perimeter protection,security; Tamperproof; Bollards; Entry systems; Gates; Strong rooms; Vibration,shock isolation systems; Emergency exit devices; Grilles,shutters; Inspection,access hatch cell door; Secure manhole covers; Anti-attack hinges
Teledyne CML Composites manufactures composite components and assemblies for aerostructures and aircraft systems. Customers include Airbus, BAE Systems, GE Aviation, GKN Aerospace, Hawker Beechcraft, Magellan, Spirit Aerosystems, and Senior Aerospace. The Composites Division manufactures and repairs glass and carbon fibre components and assemblies for a variety of civil, business and military aircraft. There is a significant presence on the F-35, Airbus A350 and AW159 programmes.
Capabilities: Fixed Wing; Rotary Wing; Aircraft components; Pipes,ducts,hoses; Mechanical components; AS 9100; Engineering; Mechanical assembly; Project management; AS,EN9100; ITAR approved; OEM Approved; BS EN ISO 14001:2004; Composite materials; Certification,regulation; NADCAP; Batteries; Solar arrays; Engineering and mechanical
Tensor is a leading UK manufacturer & installer of smartcard and biometric based Time & Attendance, Access Control, Visitor Monitoring and Personnel systems. Tensor also manufactures Turnstiles, Car park barriers and installs CCTV & ANPR (Automatic Number Plate Recognition) systems. Tensor product ranges also encompass advanced fire roll-call and evacuation reporting, staff rostering, job costing and Energy Management.
Tensor’s software is web enabled, using the latest Microsoft technologies encompassing mobile technology. Tensor’s hardware ranges have many advanced features including Ethernet, 3G capability, integrated biometrics and IEC 60839 full compliance. Having commenced trading in 1985 and with over 2,500 customers, Tensor has a wealth of experience and a proven track record.
Tensor is UKAS ISO 9001:2008 & NSI NACOSS Gold accredited, a British Security Industry Association member and an ACPO ‘Secure by Design’ licensed company.
Tensor, the name you can trust in Time & Attendance, Access Control and Integrated Security systems.
The people we all rely on to make the world go round - they rely on Thales.
In a world that is increasingly fast moving, unpredictable - and full of opportunities, they come to us with big ambitions: to make life better, to keep us safer.
Combining a unique diversity of expertise, talents and cultures, our architects design and deliver extraordinary high technology solutions. Solutions that make tomorrow possible, today.
From the bottom of the oceans to the depth of space and cyberspace, we help our customers think smarter and act faster - mastering ever greater complexity and every decisive moment along the way.
Whatever it takes.
Capabilities: UAV; Engineering; Design; Communication systems,equipment; Aerospace consultancy; Missiles,rockets,sub-munitions; Research & development; Training consultancy; Software consultancy; Avionics; Fire control systems,equipment; Navigation systems,equipment; Security systems; Weapon systems; Generators; Test equipment; Financial services; Tyres; JAR approved; Solar arrays; Human factors; Data communication; Highways,links; Tank,track vehicles and components; Operational simulation; Transport sea,road,air; Aerials,antenna; Aircraft armament; Remote control vehicles; Mine clearance systems; Data recorders; Construction,civil engineering; Intercommunication equipment; Audio communication; Air traffic control; Command,control systems; Degaussing; Waste disintegrators,shredders; Borescopes,fibrescopes; Guns and gun equipment; Infantry training; Sighting systems,equipment; Armoured; Grenades and dischargers; Calibration devices; Tensile,compression testing; Displays; Fuzing; Air defence simulation; Data simulation; Flight control simulation; Infantry simulation; Radar simulation; Diving clothing,systems,equipment; Clothing; Fire resistant materials; Firearms simulation; Fencing; Shock protection equipment; Pallets; Mechanical equipment; High voltage equipment; Field hospital equipment
ThinkTank Maths is a mathematics research organisation providing innovative solutions to challenges in engineering and unprecedented complexity in space, defence, energy, oil & gas - where off-the-shelf technology, software and established mathematics are inadequate: trusted reasoning sytesm for rovers and UAVs, planet re-entry, system design optimisation, etc.
TMD Technologies Ltd (TMD) is a world leading supplier of innovative microwave and RF products for radar, EW and communications applications. Defence and Security is a very important market sector for TMD, although the company also produces equipment for laboratory applications such as EMC testing and scientific research.
Specifically, TMD’s products include specialised transmitters, ultra-compact microwave power modules (MPMs), high voltage power supplies, microwave tubes and instrumentation amplifiers.
Product platforms can be ground-based, naval or airborne, the latter including fast jet, helicopter and Unmanned Aerial vehicles (UAVs).
TMD is a multiple UK Queen’s Award winning company; succeeding in 2004 and 2005 for International Trade and Innovation respectively.
Capabilities: Engineering; Fabrication; Machining; Mechanical assembly; Electrical components; BS EN ISO 9001:2000; ISO 9001; Electro mechanical,electronic manufacture; Test facilities; Electronic technology; Avionics; Fans and blowers; Test equipment; Financial services; FAA approved; Solar arrays; Cabinets; Leather and leather products; Pressing; Communications test equipment; Electrical test equipment; Electronic test equipment; CBRN agent protection; Alarm detection; Surveillance systems,equipment; Command,control systems; Guns and gun equipment; Armoured; Grenades and dischargers; Electric power supply equipment; Electronic engineering equipment; Nuclear engineering equipment; Calibration devices; Radar systems,equipment; Grit blasting; Tensile,compression testing; Infra red systems; Data simulation; Flight control simulation; Cloth manufacturers; CBRN equipment; Bomb,blast,explosion suppression devices; Pallets; Simulation systems; Defence acquisition and support systems; Action data; Surveillance training; Counter surveillance systems,equipment; Systems,equipment rental; Installations; Ruggedised products; ISO container design; Digital signal processing; Vehicle mounted shelters
Tml are world class CNC precision engineering sub-contractors specialising in 5 axis prismatic machining, 9 axis mill turning, multi axis EDM as well as standard CNC machining.
By investing heavily in some of the worlds most advanced equipment Tml can handle prototype and product development quantities as well as production volume scheduled orders and direct-to-line feed.
We also offer our customers help with DFM and can provide a complete bespoke solution by providing kitting and sub-assembly in our clean facility as well as sourcing surface treatments.
We hold AS 9100 Rev C with BSI and work with many Aerospace primes who individual approvals we additionally hold. As well as working in the aerospace sector, Tml work closely with several other top-end commercial, security and industrial customers fulfilling their quality machined parts requirements.
Capabilities: Engines; Fixed Wing; Rotary Wing; UAV; Airframes; Aircraft components; Mechanical components; AS 9100; Engineering; Fabrication; Machining; Manufacture; Mechanical assembly; Aftermarket support (MRO); Design; Missiles,rockets,sub-munitions; Drives,transmission; Engine components; Pneumatic & hydraulics; Alloys; Metals; Sheet metal components & processes; Speciality metals; Structural,smart; Electro mechanical,electronic manufacture; Composite materials; Avionics; Cockpit systems,equipment; Fuel systems; Weapon systems; Supply chain management; Hydraulic systems,equipment; Actuators; Temperature control equipment; Generators; Motors; Fans and blowers; ISO registered; UAV systems; Cabinets; Containers; Catering equipment; Torches; Pressing; Engineering and mechanical; Tank,track vehicles and components; Aerials,antenna; Aircraft armament; Ship modelling and movement simulation; Bomb carriers; Masts,towers; Periscopes; Gas turbine engines and accessories; Gearboxes and gearing; Electrical components; Cannon; Gunfire simulation; Guns and gun equipment; Sighting systems,equipment; Armoured; Guided weapon systems,equipment; Bridging systems; Torpedoes; Aerial surveillance systems,equipment; Microwave components; Combat engineering equipment; Driving simulation; Grenades and dischargers; Electric power supply equipment; Electric vehicles and components; Explosive detection systems,equipment; Tensile,compression testing; Infra red systems; Condition monitoring; Targets, ranges and management; Anti submarine; Diving clothing,systems,equipment; Remote control vehicle equipment; Anti tank; Fibre optic equipment; Pressure control components; Radioactive waste management; Weapon carriage; Thermal imaging systems,equipment; Mounted lighting; Cameras systems,equipment; Digital CCTV surveillance networks; Infra-red systems,equipment; Electro mechanical locks; Questioned documents; Silencers; Landing Gear
The Technology Partnership (TTP) provides product and technology design and development services to our clients. Based at our headquarters near Cambridge, TTP has 270 engineers and scientists. Our 30 years of experience helps us to provide a strong range and depth of technical and development expertise from across a broad variety of markets, including industrial, defence, security, aerospace, medical, consumer and automotive. Key areas of expertise and capability include : RF signal management (jamming & control), data security devices, covert systems, tracking, location, wireless sensors and processing platforms. Specific technology areas include : communications, power electronics, high-end processing, algorithm development, embedded software, digital broadcasting, optical design, automated inspection/vision systems, micro/nano technology, microfluidics and mechanical designs. Additionally, TTP's ability to rapidly develop technology from initial proof of concept through to the availability of full production units is highly valued by its clients.
Capabilities: Engineering; Project management; Design; Communication systems,equipment; Aerospace consultancy; Electro mechanical,electronic manufacture; Research & development; Software consultancy; Navigation systems,equipment; Security systems; Systems integrator; Labelling systems and services; Tyres; Forming; Computer components; Cleaning services; Leather and leather products; Engineering and mechanical; Human factors; Management,organisation; Highways,links; Communications consultancy; Land systems; Marine services; Operational requirements; Hardware design; Mathematical modelling; Post design services; Quality,reliability; Safety analysis; Software modelling; Systems analysis; Aerials,antenna; Periscopes; Acquisition,logging,recording,telemetry; Data recorders; Processing systems,equipment; Cost analysis,management systems; Software design; Intercommunication equipment; Audio communication; Night observation systems,equipment; Software testing and validation; Tactical information; Waste disintegrators,shredders; Guns and gun equipment; Infantry training; Sighting systems,equipment; Recording systems,equipment; Bridging systems; Grenades and dischargers; Marine engineering equipment; Electronic engineering equipment; Radar systems,equipment; Inspection equipment; Clothing; Firearms simulation; Computers; Technical textiles; Webbing; Vessel traffic management; Launch,recovery equipment; Ship,boat builders; Fencing; Life jackets and preservers; Fire,smoke detection,alarm equipment; Floodlights; Inflatable structures; Barcode systems,equipment; Security; Digital video links; Homeland security; Mobile data; Asset tracking,management; Building,facilities management systems; Network management systems; Computer modelling; Software; Management systems; Protection,security systems,equipment; Counter surveillance systems,equipment; Integrated systems; Perimeter protection,security; Systems engineering; Mirrors; Obsolescence management; Covert systems,equipment; EMC,Tempest design; Tagging systems asset,vehicle; Prison equipment; Communications; Jamming equipment; Communication installation,integration; Intelligence systems; Forensic services; Cameras systems,equipment; Data protection; Computerised moitoring systems; Battery charging systems,equipment; Infra-red systems,equipment; Automated threat identification systems; Imaging systems,equipment; Measuring systems,equipment; Visual marking systems; Underwater detection systems; Automated data capture; Scientific support management systems; Evidence tracking systems; Entry systems; Data conversion services; Image archiving,enhancement,processing; Imagery analysis; Computer telephony integration; Hi-visibility vehicle markings; Hazard detection systems,equipment; Location,tracking sytems; Installation design, intergration,certification; Questioned documents; Intelligent character recognition; Radio alarms; Modems; Portable alarm systems,equipment