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An electronic component distributor supporting UK and International customers alike, through our locations in the UK, USA, Mexico, China, Israel, India and Australia.
Astute provides the best in component supply, anti-counterfeit mitigation, logistical solutions and new-design support, primarily for the high reliability market sector.
We are proud to deliver what British companies are best known for, Quality and Service.
Our activities are shaped by our customers, whether that is shielding you from the threat of counterfeit components, working with your design teams to introduce the latest in cutting edge technology or through life support programs for legacy products, Astute have been collaborating with Defence primes to become the partner of choice.
An AS9120, ISO9001 and SC21 approved supplier.
Design – Fulfilment - Support
Capabilities: Connectors; Fasteners; Mechanical components; Wiring,cables; Engineering; Manufacture; Mechanical assembly; Aftermarket support (MRO); Distribution; Project management; Design; Electrical components; BS EN ISO 9001:2000; Logistics; Outsourcing; Electro mechanical,electronic manufacture; Electronic technology; Bearings; Seals,mounts,rings; Springs; Lubricants & solvents; AS,EN9120; Supply chain management; Adhesives; Auxiliary power supplies and equipments; Actuators; Generators; Motors; Sensors; Fans and blowers; Labelling systems and services; Batteries; Computer components; Filters; ISO 9002; Wires and wiring; AS 9200; Connectors electrical; Plastics and plastic coated components; Electromagnetic compatibility; Engineering and mechanical; Hardware design; Quality,reliability; Capacitors; Control panels; Fuses; Switches and switchgear; Stock control; Electrical test equipment; Electronic test equipment; Availability services; Facilities management; Audio communication; Alternators; Accessories; Inverters; Lamps; Pumps; Tubes; Compressors; Electrical components; Microwave components; Electric power supply equipment; Converters; Electronic engineering equipment; Tools; Calibration devices; Printed circuits; RF components and sub systems; Circuit boards; Electromagnetic shielding ,protection equipment; Fault diagnosis equipment; Materials testing; Optical test equipment; Displays; Monitoring; EMC,Tempest products; Webbing; Vibration mountings; Defence management, acquisition, marketing training courses; CBRN consultancy; Spares agency,parts supply; Leadership training courses; Amplifiers; Microprocessors; Plugs and sockets; Solenoids; Decoys; Gyroscopes; Ship stabilization equipment; Digital receivers; Integrated circuits; Resistors; Tape; High voltage equipment; Action data; Transponders; Couplings; Propellants; Power conversion machinery; Distance measuring equipment; Dessicants; Lifts; Valves; Winches; Ladders,staging equipment; Barcode systems,equipment; Sound suppression equipment; Procurement consultancy; Life cycle costing; Managed services; Obsolescence management; Warning lights; EMC,Tempest design; Tagging systems asset,vehicle; Business process automation; Battery charging systems,equipment; Specialist covert lighting; Ruggedised products; Digital signal processing; Light bars; Installation design, intergration,certification; Uninterruptable power supplies; Modems; Monitors; Ultra-violet detection lighting; Searchlights
A specialist Electronic Manufacturing Service provider. design, manufacture, test of high technology, high mix, low to medium volume, complex, defence and aerospace electronic products where product quality and reliability is most important. Adopting lean manufacturing concepts including autonomous cellular manufacturing cells equipped with the latest surface mount equipment , through hole and box build technology with shared resources in design, microelectronics and conformal coat. Design activities include concept to prototype development and Design for Manufacturing services. The micro-assembly facility is a class 10,000 cleanroom for bare die attach, wire bonding and skilled integration processes for RF and microwave frequency products. Obsolescence Management service and a well defined strategy preventing counterfeit devices being accepted. Quality system aligned to specific needs of aerospace, defence and high reliability industries. Accredited to BS EN (AS)9100 including ISO9001:2001 and workmanship standards to IPC A 610 Class 3 and J.STD-001 Class 3. SC21 Silver Award winner.
Blighter Surveillance Systems Ltd is an independent electronic-scanning radar and sensor provider. It delivers an integrated multi sensor package to systems comprising the Blighter e-scan radars, cameras, thermal imagers, trackers and software solutions. Blighter radars combine patented solid-state Passive Electronically Scanned Array (PESA) technology - utilising digital beamforming (DBF) on transmit and receive - with advanced Frequency Modulated Continuous Wave (FMCW) and Doppler processing to provide a robust and persistent surveillance capability and an unmatched combination of high reliability, accuracy and performance with a low cost of ownership. Products are manufactured under a BS EN ISO 9001:2008 certified management system. Blighter Surveillance Systems Ltd is based at Great Chesterford on the outskirts of Cambridge England.
Capabilities: Engineering; Fabrication; Communication systems,equipment; Electro mechanical,electronic manufacture; Electronic technology; Defence systems; Warning systems; Information & signal processes; Ground equipment; Aerials,antenna; Tracking equipment; Surveillance systems,equipment; Command,control systems; Aerial surveillance systems,equipment; Radar systems,equipment; Digital image processing; Protection,security systems,equipment; Thermal imaging systems,equipment; Airport,port,transport security; Counter surveillance systems,equipment; Perimeter protection,security; Electronic monitoring systems; Digital signal processing
Bray Plastics are a ISO9001 UKAS certificated plastic and metal fabricator who specialise in the design of engineered plastic assemblies and components; CNC machined, lasered, formed, cast, fabricated, injection moulded, 3D printed etc. to customer specifications.
Our expertise developed over the decades means we provide our customers with value-added solutions. Using our knowledge and experience means we are adept at providing design solutions to cater for hazardous and demanding environments including radiation and blast shielding.
Examples of our MOD projects include:
- Pressure plates for armoured vehicle recovery trucks
- Shaped charge explosive housings for bomb disposal
- Custom munitions cases for the Special Forces
- Pilot knee mount for fast jet and helicopter crews
- Screen housings for communication equipment
We provide a wide range of services, covering every stage of the production process.
From concept to testing, we offer advice, prototyping, tooling and production of one-offs to medium production runs.
Capabilities: UAV; Aircraft components; Mechanical components; Coatings,treatments; Engineering; Fabrication; Machining; Mechanical assembly; Communication systems,equipment; Engine components; Alloys; Metals; Sheet metal components & processes; Speciality metals; ISO 9001; Composite materials; Navigation systems,equipment; Sensors; Plating; Rubber; Forming; Cabinets; Containers; Plastics and plastic coated components; Precision machinery and components; Pressing; Rubber mouldings components; Sonar equipment,systems; Intercommunication equipment; Instrumentation equipment; Night observation systems,equipment; Gas turbine engines and accessories; Laser systems,components; Surveillance systems,equipment; Armoured protection components; Magnetic and non-magnetic components; Combat engineering equipment; Marine engineering equipment; Nuclear engineering equipment; Calibration devices; Radar systems,equipment; Electromagnetic shielding ,protection equipment; Displays; Detection systems,equipment; Fire protection,prevention; Explosive ordnance disposal systems,equipment; Blast protection; Vibration mountings; Corrosion inhibition,treatment; Build-to-print electro,mechanical equipment; Bomb,blast,explosion suppression devices; Cladding protection and deception equipment; Decoys; Pressure control components; Telephone systems,equipment; Noise control equipment; Mechanical equipment; Specialist; Sound location equipment; Couplings; Radiation monitoring systems,equipment; Alarm systems,equipment; Geophysical survey equipment; Cathodic protection equipment; Ultra sonic equipment; Telescopic mountings; Cases; Thermal imaging systems,equipment; Mounted lighting; Jamming equipment; Ruggedised products; Ruggedised; ISO container design; Radio,video carrying systems; Speech analysis,recognition systems,equipment; Enhancements systems,equipment; General
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.
Elma Electronic UK is the solution provider of choice for all British companies working in the high-end electronics systems solutions industry. The company offers everything from Rotary Switches, Enclosures & Components through to all levels of System Solutions predominantly for the Aerospace and Defence sector. Design and manufacturing of rugged chassis and sub-systems for use in Land, Naval and Aerospace applications is the companies core competence. With nearly 20 years of experience of designing products to meet the harshest environments including design verification, qualification and through-life support - Elma is the partner of choice for Electronics Packaging.
Fluorocarbon, 50 years of Global Solutions.
Founded in 1962, Fluorocarbon is a global expert in high-performance plastics and their application in sensitive and extreme environments. This may include environments with high pressure/load, high/low temperatures, highly corrosive, high abrasion and wear, electrical insulation and much more.
We specialise in the design and manufacture of many complex machined components, Bridge Bearings, Wear Strips, Sealing Solutions, Slide Bearings, Fuel & Generator Hose, Subsea Bearings, Skidway Systems, Industrial Bakeware Systems and High-Performance Coatings.
Our expansive and certified solutions, fuelled by our range of Fluorinoid® and F-LON® high, often enable us to act as an extended R&D Team, working on sponsored projects for our market leading customers in variety of industries such as Rolls Royce, Total, Siemens, Schlumberger, BAE, Airbus, Caterpillar, Alstom and UTC.
Capabilities: AS 9100; Coatings,treatments; Engineering; Fabrication; Machining; ISO 9001; OEM Approved; Composite materials; ISO 14001; Bearings; Seals,mounts,rings; Forming; Plastics and plastic coated components; Precision machinery and components
Hauck Heat Treatment Ltd, part of the Industrial Services division of Aalberts Industries NV, provides a comprehensive range of Thermal (Heat & Surface) Treatments to the manufacturing sector designed to overcome specific problems such as abrasion, corrosion and adhesion.
In addition to offering a full range of traditional heat treatment processes, our team of specialists provide customers with access to extensive experience and expert metallurgical knowledge.
Our services are delivered through 6 strategically located sites and are supported by an extensive transport network. All sites are approved to the latest ISO 9001 standard, with specific sites also offering approvals such as TS16949, CQI-9, AS9100 and Nadcap Aerospace. Our SC21 Bronze & Silver awards are now proudly displayed.
We Are Leidos
A FORTUNE 500® company that brings a mix of innovative technology and sector expertise to customers in national security, engineering, and health markets. Our approach is holistic, looking at all the interconnected complexities of a problem and sharing knowledge across disciplines. Our view of data is analytic, finding unexpected meaning and game-changing insight in numbers. Yet our focus is always on making the real world better.
Moog, based in Luton UK, is a leading international supplier of Ground Based Navigation Aids. Moog has extensive experience in all aspects of navigation and is internationally respected. Developing and supplying high quality technology for the future, Moogs products and systems have been installed for Civil Aviation, Maritime Authorities and Military forces, world-wide. Moog designs and manufacturers a wide range of products including DME, VHF/UHF DF, Naval DF, Auto-T Systems, TACAN systems including man-portable, mobile and deployable TACAN and Mode-S radar transmitters.
Moog latest product is Tarsier a Foreign Object Debris detection systems for civil and military airfields.
Capabilities: Engineering; Mechanical assembly; Navigation systems,equipment; Tracking equipment; Air traffic control; Surveillance systems,equipment; Command,control systems; Aerial surveillance systems,equipment; Radar systems,equipment; Tensile,compression testing; Hazard detection systems,equipment
Propak Sheet Metal Ltd was Established in 1977, and has been in the forefront of the precision sheet metal industry for over 30 years, building an enviable reputation for providing the most comprehensive, flexible sheet metal and fabrication service available. Propak have their own Plating and Painting facilities.
Propak are SC21 Silver award winners for the last 3 years and are currently ISO9001 2008 Accredited. AS9100 Rev D should be accredited by Septmeber 2017.
Capabilities: Fasteners; Coatings,treatments; Engineering; Fabrication; Machining; Mechanical assembly; Design; Alloys; Sheet metal components & processes; Speciality metals; Plating; Forming; Paint; Pressing; Engineering and mechanical; Magnetic and non-magnetic components; Mechanical equipment
Rockford is one of the UK's largest independent suppliers of electrical interconnection systems for Civil and Military Aerospace, Nuclear, Marine and Land Systems.
Holding ISO9001, AS9100 Rev C and major customer approvals Rockford has a successful history in addressing the needs of Aerospace and Defence customers at home and abroad, employing over 250 staff at three SC21 Silver sites across the UK. We now have a fully compliant Joint Venture in the UAE offering offset to our customer base.
The company designs, manufactures and supplies;
- Electro Mechanical Assemblies
- Open Wire Aerospace Wiring looms
- Heatshrink Systems,
- Braided Assemblies,
- Woven cables assemblies,
- Filtered, Hermetic and potted micro assemblies,
- Fabricated boxes
- Machined Parts
Our specialist BAE Systems approvals allow us to Braid to J56.025 and PAN 6879 using 16, 24 and 48 Carrier machines. Our five Spectrum Laser Wire marking machines allow both upper and lower case in horizontal and vertical text to be laser marked onto many types of wire.
Capabilities: Connectors; Wiring,cables; AS 9100; Engineering; Fabrication; Machining; Mechanical assembly; Distribution; Design; Communication systems,equipment; Electrical components; Metals; Sheet metal components & processes; Speciality metals; ISO 9001; Electro mechanical,electronic manufacture; Test facilities; Electronic technology; Avionics; Cockpit systems,equipment; Auxiliary power supplies and equipments; Test equipment; IPC 610 Instructor; Search and rescue systems,equipment; Lighting; Rubber; Flying training; AS 9200; Cabinets; Effluent water treating equipment; Rubber mouldings components; Government relations; Engineering and mechanical; Land systems; Post design services; Fuses; Packaging components and equipment; Periscopes; Intercommunication equipment; Armour personal,body; Infantry training; Firearms training; Microwave components; Grenades and dischargers; Calibration devices; Radar systems,equipment; Grit blasting; Decoys; EMC,Tempest design; Cell-site analysis; Cameras systems,equipment; Control desks,consoles
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.
Designers and Manufacturers of Advanced Radio Systems.
Experts in: Protocol Stacks, Software Defined Radio, Linear RF Power Amplifiers, Worldwide Cellular Systems, Covert Android apps, Call diversion, Covert communications ystems.
Capabilities: Fixed Wing; Rotary Wing; EASA approved; Engineering; Design; Communication systems,equipment; ISO 9001; Electronic technology; Software consultancy; Avionics; Navigation systems,equipment; Search and rescue systems,equipment; UAV systems; Engineering and mechanical; Communications consultancy; Hardware design; Software design; Riot,crowd Control equipment; Tracking equipment; Surveillance systems,equipment; Tactical information; Aerial surveillance systems,equipment; Counter terrorist equipment; Countermeasures equipment; Electronic engineering equipment; Air sea rescue; Distress signals; Remote control vehicle equipment; Digital receivers; Geographical information systems; Shields,visors; Stealth technology equipment; Maps,charts; Disaster relief equipment; Mobile technologies for SOCO; Counter surveillance systems,equipment; Perimeter protection,security; Anti-riot equipment; Electronic monitoring systems; Covert systems,equipment; Jamming equipment; Cell-site analysis; Intelligence systems; GSM mobile phone detectors; Hostage,seige,highjack equipment; Computer telephony integration; Location,tracking sytems; Digital signal processing; Vulnerable witness recording equipment; Distress signals
Smiths is a precision Engineering Company based in Harlow, Essex. Our expertise lies in the machining of large complex components; including hard metals such as Titanium and Nickel based steels.
Smiths is a Tier 1 supplier to many OEM's, predominantly supplying the Aerospace and Defence sectors, and specializing in the manufacture, and assembly, of engine rotating rings and large complex prismatic components. Within our current capabilities we can turn up to 3m diameter and have numerous 5 axis milling options up to 2.7m.
Sitting alongside our production facility is our Fast Make capability, focused on excellence in engineering. This provides our customers with quality products with lead times in weeks rather than months.
We currently employ 65 people, and have a highly skilled diverse workforce. Smiths have made a huge investment in our apprentice scheme, providing us with a constant stream of ambitious young people with an unrivalled skill level.
Capabilities: AS 9100; Customer approved; Engineering; Machining; AS,EN9100; BS EN ISO 9001:2000; Metals; Speciality metals; ISO 9001; NADCAP; Engines
System Design Evaluation Ltd is an independent Technology Company, founded in 1986, whose core business is the provision of impartial assessment, design, development and safety management of platforms, munitions and weapon systems. Covering land, sea and air domains we provide technical support in areas such as requirements engineering, trials management, test and evaluation planning and weapons effects modelling. The extensive knowledge base, skills and experience of our multi-disciplined project teams enable SDE to fully support and populate the many processes that contribute to the CADMID cycle and Defence Lines of Development. The Company is fully accredited to ISO9001.
Capabilities: Engineering; Mechanical assembly; Project management; Design; BS EN ISO 9001:2000; ISO 9001; ITAR approved; Research & development; ISO 9001:2003; Defence systems; Weapon systems; Engineering and mechanical; Management,organisation; Land systems; Marine services; Operational requirements; Documentation,drawing; Hazard analysis; Mathematical modelling; Post design services; Quality,reliability; Risk assessment; Safety analysis; Stress analysis; Systems analysis; Classification Services; Health and safety consultancy; Education courses; Technology transfer; Systems integration; Trials management; Range systems; Manuals; Explosives consultancy; Configuration management; Programme,integrator prime contractorship; Defence acquisition and support systems; Ship classification; Muzzle velocity measuring equipment; Ballistics instrumentation; Procurement consultancy; Managed services; Systems engineering; Weapons training; Ordnance,munitions consultancy; Safety engineering
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