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AERTEC Solutions is an international engineering and consultancy specialised in aeronautics.
It was founded in 1997 and today carries out activities in the aviation sector, the aeronautical industry and aerospace & defence systems.
We are currently a Tier 1 supplier for Airbus Group for manufacturing engineering services and programme management for their commercial and military aircraft. We also participate in the world’s largest aerospace programmes, such as the Beluga, the A380, the A350XWB, the A400M, A320 or A330MRTT, among others.
AERTEC Solutions designs aerospace systems for aircraft, unmanned aerial platforms and high dynamic vehicles, both for commercial and for military use. Our products include lightweight tactical RPAS vehicles, designed in-house with our own technology. These products include TARSIS 75 and TARSIS 25, for observation and surveillance missions.
Our workforce is made up of over 500 professional aeronautics experts, with offices in Spain, the UK, Portugal, Colombia and the United States.
Capabilities: UAV; Engineering; Manufacture; Project management; Design; Aerospace consultancy; Missiles,rockets,sub-munitions; Tooling; UAV systems; Engineering and mechanical; Construction management; Test beds,rigs; Guided weapon systems,equipment; Integrated systems; Systems engineering
Carlisle Interconnect Technologies/Raydex is the leading source of specialty interconnect solutions for challenging environments. Our core competencies include wire and cable for High Temperature, Industrial and Aircraft Engine applications. Our global manufacturing capabilities also include engineering and certification services; custom cables; optical fiber; Mil-Aero contacts and connectors; RF/Microwave, specialty and filtered connectors; cable assemblies; complex harnesses; integrated installation kits; lightweight ARINC trays; racks and shelf assemblies.
Capabilities: Cabin management systems,equipment; Aircraft components; Wiring,cables; AS 9100; Engineering; Fabrication; Machining; Mechanical assembly; Electrical components; Avionics; Cockpit systems,equipment; AS 9200; Effluent water treating equipment; Government relations; Periscopes; Fault diagnosis equipment; Lifts; Cameras systems,equipment
Founded in 1981, Hydratron provides a wide range of high pressure hydraulic, gas and pneumatic equipment for the Aerospace, Defence, Automotive, Oil & Gas, Petrochemical, and Power Generation.
At Hydratron we have a strong reputation and commitment to maintaining world-class quality and the Health & safety of customers and employees whilst providing excellent service & support.
We are certified with AS9100, ISO9001, ISO14001 & OHSAS18001, with vendor approval, easily attained for all customers as required.
By collaborative and sustainable partnerships with our customers and suppliers, based on trust and understanding, we ensure the delivery of first-class products and services.
Typical Aerospace Applications
- Production acceptance test stands ·
- R&D test rigs
- Component overhaul test stands
- OEMs and MROs test systems
- Test Rigs for Cylinders
- Test Stands for Landing Gear and Brakes ·
- Hydraulic Test Benches ·
- Skydrol Test Benches/ Stand/ Rigs ·
- AS 9100 Test Stand for Proof Pressure and Cleaning of tubes ·
- Test Equipment for aircraft Valves ·
- Test Stand for Brakes and Flow Regulators ·
- Flushing Stand
As well as our extensive range of Standard Designs, our in-house design engineering capabilities allow us to create “ground up” solutions for applications where there is no known precedent. We have R&D, FEA, PC/PLC Control and Mechanical Handling specialists in our team working on your behalf.
We deploy technologies ranging from simple manually controlled, through moderate Data Acquisition, to full PC/PLC controlled systems, including remote control and data acquisition dependent upon the project scope and ambition of our customers.
Please contact Hydratron for further product, applications, and consultancy services.
Capabilities: Fixed Wing; Rotary Wing; Aircraft components; Pipes,ducts,hoses; Mechanical components; AS 9100; CAA approved; Customer approved; EASA approved; Engineering; Fabrication; Machining; Manufacture; Mechanical assembly; Aftermarket support (MRO); Design; BS EN ISO 9001:2000; NATO , MoD approved; Pneumatic & hydraulics; ISO 9001; OEM Approved; Test facilities; Cockpit systems,equipment; Lubricants & solvents; Heat exchangers; Hydraulic systems,equipment; Warning systems; Actuators; Fans and blowers; Test equipment; Certification,regulation; Testing,certification; Water systems; Filters; Ground equipment; Air conditioning,heating,ventilation; Precision machinery and components; Engineering and mechanical; Acquisition,logging,recording,telemetry; Instrumentation equipment; Pumps; Tubes; Accumulators; Gas turbine engines and accessories; Vibration analysis and testing; Test beds,rigs; Marine engineering equipment; Fault diagnosis equipment; Condition monitoring; Inspection equipment; Proposal, tender preparation; Balancing dynamic testing; Pressure control components; Filtration,hydraulic test equipment; Valves; Flow meters; Obsolescence management; Measuring systems,equipment; Tyre deflation equiment; Water packaging equipment; Hydraulic cutting,salavage equipment; Test Capabiltiy; Landing Gear; Emergency & Safety; General
MSM aerospace fabricators is a leading SME manufacturer specialising in complex forming and welding of high temperature metals. MSM has a 75 year heritage in the manufacture and repair of aerospace components such as bleed air ducts, anti-ice piccolo tubes, ozone converters, intakes and exhausts, nacelle and heat exchanger fabrications, fuel, oil and water tanks.
MSM offers specialist capabilities in hydrofrom pressing and bulge forming in titanium and inconel metals, 5 axis laser profiling, laser welding and TiG and spot & seam resistance welding. EASA145 approved Maintenance, Repair & Overhaul (MRO) facility offers a unique service of weld and sheet metal repairs to nacelle components. AS9100, Nadcap, EASA and 20+ OEM quality approvals.
Nova-Tech Engineering has over 40 years’ experience supplying quality tooling and equipment to the aerospace and defence industry. Nova-Tech is focused on providing innovative designed engineering solutions for aircraft component manufacture ,sub- assembly, materials handling and transportation.
With the current emphasis on leaner processes,and process automation, Nova-Tech has developed integrated semi and fully automated tooling solutions for faster part to part fabrication, alignment and assembly.These solutions provide Nova-Tech`s clients with economic and competative manufacturing and assembly advantages.
From its offices in the USA ,South America and Europe, Nova-Tech Engineering supports a global OEM client base which includes BAE Systems, Boeing, Bombardier, Embraer, GKN Aerospace,Lockheed Martin ,Northrop Grumman and Spirit Aerosystems.
Accreditation to AS9100C ,ISO 9001-2008and OEM standards, ensures Nova-Tech`s innovative tooling solutions meet demanding international and client standards.
Capabilities: AS 9100; Customer approved; Engineering; Design; AS,EN9100; ISO 9001; ITAR approved; OEM Approved; Tooling; Test equipment; Cabinets; Engineering and mechanical; Operational requirements; Stress analysis; Load handling equipment; Systems integration; Test beds,rigs; Waste disintegrators,shredders; Explosive detection systems,equipment; Ship,boat builders; Integrated circuits; Muzzle velocity measuring equipment; Systems engineering; Tankers
Quadrant Engineering Plastic Products (EPP), a member of the Quadrant Group, is the worlds leading manufacturer of engineering plastics in stock shapes (rod, plate, tube) for machining. Quadrant EPPs materials range from UHMW polyethylene, nylon and acetal to ultra-high performance polymers that resist temperatures to over 425 °C. Our products are manufactured under the highest standards and certified according to the relevant ISO and industry specifications. We have the ability to serve all major regional markets in the world. Products are available through a worldwide network of regional offices, technical support centres and authorised dealers. Quadrant EPPs branding programme integrates our products under a unified set of trade names* regionally and globally. This provides a clear and consistent identification of all products and makes them available worldwide.
Quadrant EPPs General and Advanced Engineering Plastics have a long record in almost all important industries worldwide. Our materials have been working successfully for years in industrial demanding segments like chemical processing, construction and heavy equipment, food processing & packaging, medical & life science industry, mechanical engineering, conveying industry, semiconductor as well as the aerospace and defence industry and many others.
The Quadrant Group is a leading global manufacturer of high-performance thermoplastic materials in the form of semi-finished products and finished parts. The company has locations in 20 countries and more than 2 000 employees. Together with leaders in a broad variety of customer markets, Quadrant is continuously developing new areas of application. With its new owner Mitsubishi Plastics Inc., Quadrant is well prepared to expand its market leadership position in the future.
*Acetron®, Borotron®, Duratron®, Ertacetal®, Ertalon®, Ertalyte®, Fluorosint®, Ketron®, Nylatron®, Proteus®, QuickSilver®, Semitron®, Symalit®, Techtron®, TIVAR® are registered trademarks of the Quadrant Group.
Part of the Safran group, Safran Nacelles is one of the two main integrators of aircraft engine nacelle systems in the world. With more than 17,000 equipment in service, Safran Nacelles proposes a range of nacelle systems to suit each type of aircraft: regional jets, business jets and commercial aircraft of more than 100 seats for medium- and long-range travel. Safran Nacelles designs, integrates and ensures customer support and services for aircraft engine nacelle systems. The know-how of the 3,800 Safran Nacelles personnel and its unique technological lead means that Safran Nacelles can integrate all the nacelle systems components and thus optimize the aircraft propulsion systems. Safran Nacelles is at the interface between the aircraft manufacturer, engine manufacturer and the airline company. This knowledge of aerospace companies combined with its expertise allows Safran Nacelles to propose unique solutions: nacelle systems which are lighter, quieter, smarter, more electric and easier to maintain.
Capabilities: Fixed Wing; Airframes; Aircraft components; Engineering; Fabrication; Mechanical assembly; Aftermarket support (MRO); Metals; Sheet metal components & processes; Structural,smart; Research & development; Composite materials; Flying training; Waste disintegrators,shredders; Integrated systems
Survitec Group is the world’s premier survival technology company with over 150 years’ experience as subject matter experts in air, sea and land survival equipment. Survitec's capability is unrivalled, ranging from the design, manufacture and through-life services for pilot flight equipment, liferafts, lifejackets, boats, armour, survival suits, submarine escape systems, CBRN solutions and pre-hospital battlefield care.
With 7 manufacturing sites and over 2000 employees worldwide we fulfil demand on a global basis, supplying leading organisations including the world’s navies, air forces, coastguards, police and special forces, and pioneering new technologies for large-scale programmes such as the Eurofighter Typhoon and the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter.
Survitec's resource infrastructure has ensured we can offer a total support solutions approach to the Defence and Aerospace market, consolidating all of our customer’s requirements. This includes initial concept development, in-house product testing and qualification, comprehensive manufacturing, global distribution, end-user training and in-service support.
Capabilities: CAA approved; EASA approved; Engineering; Fabrication; Machining; Accreditation,Certification Services; Design; Aerospace consultancy; NATO , MoD approved; ISO 9001; OEM Approved; Logistics; Test facilities; Research & development; Escape equipment,systems; Test equipment; Search and rescue systems,equipment; Forming; FAA approved; Maintenance management services; Engineering and mechanical; Human factors; Marine services; Nuclear plant de-commissioning; Quality,reliability; Availability services; Boat communications; Armour personal,body; CBRN agent protection; Breathing apparatus; Helmets; Aircrew survival equipment; Underwater equipment; Personal protective equipment; Boats,crafts; Marine engineering equipment; Nuclear engineering equipment; Materials testing; Air sea rescue; Detection systems,equipment; CBRN equipment; CBRN consultancy; Corrosion inhibition,treatment; Launch,recovery equipment; Distress signals; Medical equipment; Floatation equipment; Life jackets and preservers; Life rafts,marine evacuation systems; Survival equipment; Radioactive waste management; Field hospital equipment; Radiation monitoring systems,equipment; Inflatable structures; Ear defenders; Radioactive components and materials; Control,restraint equipment; Disaster relief equipment; Emergency preparedness,response; Support services; Asset tracking,management; Life cycle costing; Crisis,disaster,emergency management; CBRN services; Protective clothing systems; PPE consultancy; Flares and pyrotechnics; Biological,chemical analysis; Emergency exit devices; Distress signals; Test Capabiltiy
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
WFEL is an established world leader in tactical military bridging, supplying 40 armed forces across the world for over four decades. Our expertise is built on a century of engineering excellence and innovation, includes concept design, prototype manufacture and full scale production of a range of rapidly deployable, modern bridging systems for use in military and disaster relief scenarios, most notably the MGB and DSB bridging systems.We also provide value-added inspection, repair and maintenance, spares and training services, both in the field and at our UK-based engineering site in Stockport, where we employ a team of 250 highly-skilled engineers and support staff. Our in-house research and development function enables WFEL to provide additional military-grade engineering solutions across the defence sector, including aeronautical and vehicular equipment. We are a prime contractor to the both the UK Ministry of Defence and US Department of Defense, and operate a global sales network. We are a prime contractor to the both the UK Ministry of Defence and US Department of Defense, and operate a global sales network.