Members with this Capability
ADEPT-NX Ltd is a portfolio company able to provide the services of non-executive directors to SME businesses looking to develop in the Aerospace and Defence sectors. Operating Boards find it invaluable to have the assistance of an experienced non-exec with the ability to offer objectivity and provide a different perspective on all aspects of their business. In addition ADEPT- NX Ltd can undertake projects such as market research, strategies for sales and business expansion and drive strategy implementation. Dick Martin, ADEPT-NX's MD has over 25 years experience in the A&D industry at board level and is a member of the Aerospace Members Committee, SC21 Steering Group, AGP Supply Chain Working Group, Finance Forum, and the Skills and Job Retention Group Governance Board (SJRG). He is a member of the Institute of Directors (IoD) and is a Chartered Director.
Capabilities: Machining; Mechanical assembly; Compressors; Gas turbine engines and accessories
Aeromet International Ltd is a UK-based, world leader in the production of premium quality Aluminium and Magnesium Sand Castings, Aluminium Investment Castings, SOPHIA High Property Aluminium Investment Castings and A20X High Property Castings for the aerospace, military and defence industries from its 3 facilities.
Aeromet also offers castings fully machined, surface treated/painted, assembled and kitted as per customers requirements. Aeromet hold NADCAP, AS 9100, BS EN ISO 9001 and ISO14001 approvals. Aeromet also offer a Rapid Prototyping service.
Aeromet has developed, patented and received full aerospace approval for its new alloy A20X, which is the world's strongest commercially available cast aluminium alloy. A20X is in use in production programmes now.
Aeromet's Worcester facility is the only Boeing approved investment foundry in Europe.
Capabilities: Engines; Fixed Wing; Rotary Wing; UAV; Airframes; Aircraft components; Connectors; Pipes,ducts,hoses; AS 9100; Customer approved; Engineering; Fabrication; Machining; Manufacture; Mechanical assembly; Design; Aerospace consultancy; BS EN ISO 9001:2000; Missiles,rockets,sub-munitions; Engine components; Alloys; Metals; Speciality metals; ISO 9001; OEM Approved; Research & development; Canopies; Tooling; ISO 14001; Avionics; Cockpit systems,equipment; Fuel systems; Supply chain management; Auxiliary power supplies and equipments; Actuators; Generators; Treatment; Payloads; NADCAP; Batteries; Engineering and mechanical; Gas turbine engines and accessories; Medical equipment; Test Capabiltiy
Capabilities: Connectors; Wiring,cables; AS 9100; Engineering; Mechanical assembly; Electrical components; ISO 9002; Effluent water treating equipment; Torches; Materials testing; Safety harness
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.
An established UK Defence SME with a global reach, specialising in rugged electronics packaging, display systems, low signature cathodic protection and subcontract manufacturing. Product ranges include:
- Electronics Cabinets and Enclosures
- Multifunction Operator consoles,
- Panel PC and LCD displays
- Low Signature Cathodic Protection Systems
These products are designed and manufactured by Aish Technologies in its modern, secure facility in Poole, England. Aish products benefit from a number of core competencies:
- Electronics hardware integration
- Protection of electronics in harsh environments
- Signature management relating to corrosion protection
- Design of rugged operator workstations and displays
- Post design and support services
- Value engineering and design for production
- Water cooling for naval and military systems
Customers that have taken advantage of Aish Technologies’ unique blend of experience and innovation include BAE Systems, Thales, Lockheed Martin, SEA, Babcock, Electric Boat and Force Protection.
Capabilities: Mechanical components; Wiring,cables; Engineering; Fabrication; Mechanical assembly; Sheet metal components & processes; Electro mechanical,electronic manufacture; Electronic technology; Heat exchangers; AS 9200; Containers; Electromagnetic compatibility; Engineering and mechanical; Human factors; Hardware design; Control panels; Switches and switchgear; Racks,racking; Processing systems,equipment; Boat communications; Vibration analysis and testing; Underwater equipment; Marine engineering equipment; Electronic engineering equipment; Electromagnetic shielding ,protection equipment; Webbing; Vibration mountings; Ship lighting; Ship stabilization equipment; Anchors; Ship propulsion and controls; Integrated circuits; Replenishment-at-Sea; Keyboards; EMC,Tempest design; Ruggedised products; Ruggedised; Monitors; Control desks,consoles
Allen-Vanguard are globally renowned providers of Electronic Countermeasures to government and security forces around the world. Their range of operationally proven products provide a capability that can be applied to the whole continuum of operations and scenarios which may encounter Radio Controlled IEDs and/or drones (UAS).
The vehicle countermeasure systems are fielded extensively with leading NGOs, OGDs and Peace Keeping organizations as well as with numerous Private Security Companies. Allen-Vanguard’s core technology is at the heart of the US SYMPHONY program, the only system authorized by the US for provision to coalition forces. The manportable systems provide a powerful capability that can be used in the full range of dismounted scenarios and can also be used as a substitute vehicle capability.
In addition to the vehicle and manportable systems Allen-Vanguard offers full training and support packages that can provide users with a truly turnkey capability solution to the threat.
Capabilities: Engineering; Fabrication; Mechanical assembly; Communication systems,equipment; Defence systems; ISO registered; Crisis,disaster,emergency consultancy; Counter terrorist equipment; Countermeasures equipment; Explosive ordnance disposal systems,equipment; Threat analysis; Counter terrorism consultancy; Jamming equipment
We are problem solvers and solution providers, designing and manufacturing engineered textile solutions for the safety and securement needs of the global aerospace and defence markets. We specialise in engineering quality and innovative products that withstand high dynamic stress loads and provide safer, more efficient airframe restraints & barrier solutions, cargo handling & movement systems and RPG protection for armoured vehicles. We work collaboratively with our customers to produce the best results and offer support services, including aftermarket spares, AOG and MRO.
AmSafe Bridport is focused and committed to providing quality products and timely, cost-effective solutions to customers worldwide. We have made great strides with our engineered textile solutions and we manufacture unique products including -
Cargo Product Line:
- Fire Containment and Thermal Covers
- Lightweight Pallet Nets and TSO C172 Tie Down Straps
- Helicopter Under-slung Load Equipment (HUSLE)
Airframes Product Line:
- 9 Barrier Nets and Bulk-hold Baggage Nets
- Smoke Curtains & Fire Barriers
- Escape Slide MRO and Escape Slides/Emergency Oxygen PMA Cylinders
RPG Protection Product Line:
- Tarian Rocket Propelled Grenade (RPG) Armour System
Capabilities: Rotary Wing; Cargo systems; Airframes; AS 9100; CAA approved; Customer approved; EASA approved; Engineering; Fabrication; Manufacture; Mechanical assembly; Aftermarket support (MRO); Distribution; Design; Aerospace consultancy; AS,EN9100; BS EN ISO 9001:2000; ISO 9001; OEM Approved; Logistics; Outsourcing; Research & development; Training consultancy; Avionics; Arresting,stopping systems,equipment; Escape equipment,systems; Supply chain management; Warning systems; Financial services; IPC 610 Class 1; Tank,track vehicles and components; Systems integration; Waste disintegrators,shredders; Amphibious; Armoured; Armoured protection components; Torpedoes; Targets, ranges and management; Ambulance; Synchros; Armour; Security; Command,control vehicles; Anti-riot; Patrol; Rough terrain
Anglo has an unrivaled reputation for composite engineering excellence and the provision of innovative solutions across a wide spectrum of the worlds major markets: these include Defence, automotive, machine tools, aerospace and healthcare.
Anglo Krempel has a particular capability in the manufacture of composite radomes and antenna shrouds/covers.
Capabilities: Fixed Wing; Rotary Wing; De-icing equipment; Aircraft components; Connectors; Pipes,ducts,hoses; Fasteners; Mechanical components; Wiring,cables; AS 9100; Coatings,treatments; Engineering; Fabrication; Machining; Mechanical assembly; Communication systems,equipment; AS,EN9100; BS EN ISO 9001:2000; Pneumatic & hydraulics; ISO 9001; ITAR approved; ISO 9001:2003; Bearings; Seals,mounts,rings; Springs; Lubricants & solvents; Adhesives; Actuators; Temperature control equipment; Motors; Sensors; Plating; Fans and blowers; Stabilisers,stabilisation equipment; Forming; Filters; Paint; Ground equipment; Precision machinery and components; Pressing; Rubber mouldings components; Stampings; Structural engineering; Marine services; Maritime transport; Capacitors; Control panels; Switches and switchgear; Anti-static materials; Boat communications; Intercommunication equipment; Audio communication; Alternators; Instrumentation equipment; Inverters; Pumps; Tubes; Abrasives; Accumulators; Compressors; Gas turbine engines and accessories; Underwater equipment; Laser systems,components; Robots and robotics equipment; Boats,crafts; Armoured protection components; Microwave components; Combat engineering equipment; Marine engineering equipment; Converters; Frequency changers; Tools; Calibration devices; Inspection equipment; Telemetry equipment; Monitoring; EMC,Tempest products; Anti-vibration materials and manufacture; Webbing; Seats and seating systems; Nanotechnology; Vibration mountings; Spares agency,parts supply; Maritime security; Build-to-print electro,mechanical equipment; Servo systems and components; Ship,boat builders; Cladding protection and deception equipment; Ship lighting; Decoys; Gyroscopes; Ship stabilization equipment; Pressure control components; Shock protection equipment; Anchors; Floatation equipment; Rigging and ropes; Ropes; Noise control equipment; Ship propulsion and controls; Cryogenic equipment; Resistors; Synchros; Tape; Port and ship agencies; Couplings; Radiography equipment and components; Propellants; Distance measuring equipment; Release mechanisms; Drogues; Gauges; Inflatable structures; Deck equipment; Ship classification; Dessicants; Decompression chambers; Cathodic protection equipment; Replenishment-at-Sea; Valves; Winches; Anti-skid materials; Flow meters; Anemometers; Meteorological equipment; Steering gear; Sound suppression equipment; Retransmission equipment; Telescopic mountings; Branded goods; Mirrors; EMC,Tempest design; Jamming equipment; TETRA systems,equipment; Safety harness; Ruggedised products; Chains; Scramblers; Giftware; General
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
ASV Global is a world leader in autonomous vessel technology. The company designs, builds and operates ASVs on a worldwide basis and has developed its own, industry leading, autonomous control system, ASView®.
With offices in the UK, US and Brazil, ASV’s 70+ employees support commercial, scientific, and military clients across the globe. The capabilities of the ASV Global team span the lifecycle of Autonomous Surface Vehicles with specialist expertise and experience in platform concept design, build and commissioning, operation and maintenance, control system development and advanced autonomy.
ASV Global has produced more than 80 vehicles and developed more than 30 different payload packages. ASV platforms include including mine countermeasure vehicles, marine target drones, long endurance survey catamarans, oil field services vehicles and station keeping buoys.
All ASV Global platforms are operated using the ASView® autonomous control system. ASView® has also been used for the conversion of numerous existing vessels to enable them to operate unmanned, autonomously and by direct remote control.
ASV actively participates in a range of unmanned maritime systems experiments and is involved in a variety of advanced autonomy development programmes where the company provides both technology and demonstrator platforms. ASV Global has been involved in the development of an industry code of conduct for the operation of maritime autonomous surface systems.
ASV Global products are available for lease and purchase alongside comprehensive support and training packages.
For more information, go to www.asvglobal.com.
Capabilities: Engineering; Fabrication; Machining; Mechanical assembly; Electronic technology; Plating; Forming; Pressing; Structural engineering; Marine services; Radio control systems; Remote control vehicles; Systems integration; Boats,crafts; Electric vehicles and components; Targets, ranges and management; Anti submarine; Maritime security; Remote control vehicle equipment; Ship,boat builders; Mines and mine warfare equipment; Bodies,conversions; Specialist; Patrol
Leaders in the supply and manufacture of high precision, close toleranced machined components and assemblies in metals and plastic including composite materials for the aerospace and defence industry.
Capabilities: Fixed Wing; Rotary Wing; Cabin management systems,equipment; Aircraft components; Connectors; Fasteners; AS 9100; Customer approved; Engineering; Machining; Mechanical assembly; BS EN ISO 9001:2000; Alloys; Metals; Speciality metals; OEM Approved; BS EN ISO 14001:2004; Composite materials; ISO 14001; Avionics; Cockpit systems,equipment; Bearings; Seals,mounts,rings; Sensors; Ground equipment; Plastics and plastic coated components; Precision machinery and components; Magnetic and non-magnetic components; Build-to-print electro,mechanical equipment; Couplings; Release mechanisms; 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 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.
Since being founded in 1956, Beagle Technology Group has been involved with the development and support of many major programmes across all market sectors and has invested heavily in incorporating technology across the business. Our expertise lies in the creation of value added niche engineering from concept to supply.
Beagle Technology Group designs and manufactures metallic and composite parts and structures, as well as highly finished components for the Aerospace, Marine and Defence markets.
Capabilities: Engines; Fixed Wing; UAV; Airframes; Aircraft components; Pipes,ducts,hoses; Mechanical components; Wiring,cables; AS 9100; CAA approved; Customer approved; EASA approved; Coatings,treatments; Engineering; Fabrication; Machining; Manufacture; Mechanical assembly; Project management; Design; Aerospace consultancy; BS EN ISO 9001:2000; NATO , MoD approved; Pneumatic & hydraulics; Alloys; Metals; Sheet metal components & processes; Speciality metals; Structural,smart; ISO 9001; ITAR approved; OEM Approved; Surface engineering; Logistics; Test facilities; BS EN ISO 14001:2004; Training consultancy; Composite materials; Tooling; ISO 14001; Cockpit systems,equipment; Lubricants & solvents; Supply chain management; Adhesives; Plating; Treatment; Doors; Fans and blowers; Testing,certification; IPC 610 Class 1; EFQM; ISO registered; Forming; NADCAP; UAV systems; Signature reduction equipment,systems; NAMAS; Pressing; Rubber mouldings components; Structural engineering; Engineering and mechanical; Weapons storage; Gas turbine engines and accessories; Spares agency,parts supply; Ship,boat builders
BeaverFit is the leading proponent of the functional fitness movement. By listening to the operational demands of the Military, it became clear that there was a need for front-line strength and conditioning products that could be easily transported and erected anywhere in the world. The FOB Locker and Tactical Gym Box were designed to cater for the multi-faceted needs of troops in a remote theatre environment, both of which can be fully integrated with our Functional Training Rigs making BeaverFit the world leader in deployable fitness equipment.
BeaverFit have a solid reputation for innovation as we design and manufacture all equipment ourselves in our UK facility, using S355 (5mm) High Tensile British Steel.
BeaverFit proudly supplies the British Forces, including the Army, RAF, Royal Navy, Royal Marines and Special Forces, and last year supplied over 100 FOB Lockers for the US Marines, US Navy and Navy SEALS. We are generating significant interest from Militaries across Europe, Middle East, as well as Asia and the Pacific Region.
We design military-specific equipment that can be deployed overseas, and used in the most remote locations. We ensure our equipment is safe to be air freighted (we now have UK Armed Forces ‘Air Portable’ status on our front-line equipment) and moved without the danger of damage, in a simple and easy-to-use way.
Bradbury Group Ltd is the UK’s largest manufacturer of steel doors and security grilles and cages. Ongoing investment in advanced production equipment and third party certifications (including LPS 1175 & Secured by Design) ensures we are able to offer bespoke engineered, superior quality products in impeccable lead-times. The group operates under four divisions: Bradbury Security (security doors), Extendor (grilles and cages), Martin Roberts (architectural steel doors), and Newton Security Doors (communal entrance doors).
Bradbury doorsets provide solutions for acoustic, fire, and security, and are widely used in the protection of major utilities, and government and national infrastructure. We offer the UK’s widest range of LPS 1175 certified security doors, certified to the UK’s benchmark in physical security standards, and we are the only company worldwide able to produce LPS 1175 SR3 security grilles. These Extendor Eclipse grilles are also certified and approved by CPNI for use by UK government departments and critical national infrastructure.
All products are custom made to suit individual requirements and are designed, tested and certified to perform in the most extreme of environments. All products are available on a supply only basis, and we also offer a fully co-ordinated design, manufacture, and installation package.
Capabilities: Engineering; Fabrication; Machining; Mechanical assembly; Plating; Forming; Access control systems,equipment; Pressing; Fire protection,prevention; Locks and bolts; Perimeter protection,security; Entry systems; Electro mechanical locks; Grilles,shutters; Anti-attack hinges
Cablescan manufacture and develop high performance electrical cable assemblies / wiring harnesses / cables and control panels for military and aerospace, we are certified to AS9100 / ISO9001 Since formation in 1994 our reputation and level of business has developed by bringing cost reduction and added value to many programmes, capabilities include laser wire marking, automatic testing and machine overbraiding. Our large onsite stockholding of ground vehicle material and facilities operating from a 33,000 square feet facility in Brough in the UK and Nagele in the Netherlands enables Cablescan to respond to UoR requirements. With onsight Engineering and prototyping capability Cablescan are positioned to support product development through to volume manufacture.
Capabilities: Wiring,cables; AS 9100; Engineering; Mechanical assembly; Electrical components; AS,EN9100; ISO 9001; Electro mechanical,electronic manufacture; ANSI,J Std 001 Issue D Instructor; Wires and wiring; Connectors electrical; Intercommunication equipment; Electrical components; Plugs and sockets; Communications; Electrical Systems (includes IFE & IFC,Lighting, Monitoring & Comms)
Caparo Accles and Pollock are part of the global and diverse Caparo Group of Companies.
Manufactures of precision manipulated and coiled tube assemblies for high integrity applications in sectors such as; power generation, aerospace, scientific, marine, oil and gas.
Diameters range from ? to 8 in materials such as Stainless Steel, High Alloy Steels, Titanium, Aluminium and Inconel.
Main products include rigid and flexible pipes, aerospace ducts, tube coils, convoluted tube and bespoke tubular products supplied with full product traceability.
Capabilities include: CNC multi-stack tube bending facilities integrated with non contact co-ordinate measuring equipment. End forming. The latest technology manual, automated and laser welding housed in a class 10000 clean room. Brazing. Super cleaning processes including ultra-sonic cleaning. NDT facilities including: radiography, fluorescent penetrant inspection and magnetic particle inspection (CTT).
Caparo Accles and Pollock hold approvals such as AS9100, NADCAP, ISO9001, TS16949 and numerous customer approvals including Rolls Royce.