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Airbus Defence and Space is a division of Airbus Group formed by combining the business activities of Cassidian, Astrium and Airbus Military. The new division is Europe’s number one defence and space enterprise, the second largest space business worldwide and among the top ten global defence enterprises. It employs some 40,000 employees generating revenues of approximately €14 billion per year.
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.
Airbus Helicopters is the leading global helicopter manufacturer with the largest and most advanced range of helicopters on the market. Through sites in Oxford and Aberdeen Airbus Helicopters is the UK’s civil rotary wing hub with 75% of the police market, 70% of the emergency services market, over 55% of the energy market and 20% of the defence market. Onshore capabilities in our Oxford and Aberdeen locations include full design, system integration, completion and customisation, maintenance repair and overhaul, technical support, flight test and certification.
ATLAS ELEKTRONIK UK is a leading supplier to the UK MoD, the Royal Navy and to other defence departments and corporate customers internationally. With its staff of around 280 highly qualified employees it provides a diverse range of products and services in the defence and security markets.
With a long heritage of underwater defence technology, ATLAS ELEKTRONIK UK has expertise in every area of maritime technology, delivering world leading solutions that cover both submarine and surface ship systems.
We are a centre of excellence for maritime and port security, and also unmanned systems. Our business delivers products and services for protection both above and below the water line.
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.
For more than a century, Babcock has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly-skilled engineering support. Underpinned by a deep understanding of technology integration, infrastructure management and specialist training, we help customers around the world to improve the capability, reliability and availability of their most critical assets within our key market sectors of Marine, Land, Aviation and Nuclear.
Marine: Delivering complex through-life engineering services, technology, equipment, consultancy and training through unique owned and managed infrastructure to global defence and civil customers.
Land: Providing critical fleet management and training for c. 80,000 customer-owned defence, emergency services, airport and commercial vehicles, engineering services and technical training worldwide.
Aviation: Providing fixed and rotary wing technical training for all three armed forces, equipment support, airbase management and operator-owned and customer-owned aircraft fleets across the globe.
Nuclear: Delivering major nuclear decommissioning programmes, critical training, operation support and new build programme management to both public and private customers.
We take great pride in the considerable depth and breadth of our people's expertise. We have over 35,000 skilled staff workers who design, build, manage, operate and maintain assets that are vital to the delivery of many key public services, both in the UK and overseas. Our market-leading reputation is based on one key fact: Babcock is a partner which can be trusted to deliver.
Capabilities: Engines; Fixed Wing; Rotary Wing; Cargo systems; Engineering; Fabrication; Machining; Manufacture; Mechanical assembly; Aftermarket support (MRO); Distribution; Project management; Design; Communication systems,equipment; Aerospace consultancy; Engine components; Logistics; Outsourcing; Training consultancy; Software consultancy; Arresting,stopping systems,equipment; Defence systems; Escape equipment,systems; Fire control systems,equipment; Weapon systems; Supply chain management; Plating; Ground support systems; Systems integrator; Search and rescue systems,equipment; Forming; Flying training; Training systems; UAV systems; Cargo handling; Ground equipment; Cabinets; Pressing; Maintenance management services; Structural engineering; Government relations; Engineering and mechanical; Management,organisation; Tank,track vehicles and components; Land systems; Marine services; Hazard analysis; Maritime transport; Operational simulation; Nuclear plant de-commissioning; Post design services; Risk assessment; Safety analysis; Systems analysis; Engineering and maintenance training courses; Storage facilities; Freight forwarding; Packaging components and equipment; Transport sea,road,air; Aerials,antenna; Masts,towers; Mine clearance systems; Periscopes; Availability services; Weapons storage; Cost analysis,management systems; Construction,civil engineering; Classification Services; Conference and exhibition; Contract pricing,negotiating,bidding; Facilities management; Market research; PFI, partnering services; Road,runway construction,maintenance; Information systems,technology consultancy; Technology transfer; Load handling equipment; Underwater equipment; Bomb disposal equipment; Surveillance systems,equipment; Infantry training; Trials management; Training simulation; Amphibious; Armoured; Boats,crafts; Guided weapon systems,equipment; Armoured protection components; Driving simulation; Marine engineering equipment; Electric vehicles and components; Frequency changers; Nuclear engineering equipment; Infantry simulation; Fire resistant materials; Fire protection,prevention; Explosive ordnance disposal systems,equipment; Army training courses; Driving training; EMC,Tempest products; Storage tanks; Naval training courses; Storage equipment; Modular,portable buildings; Workshops and equipment; Spares agency,parts supply; Maritime security; Ship,boat builders; Ship lighting; Digital receivers; Lifting equipment; Safety and security nets; Rigging and ropes; Radioactive waste management; Mechanical equipment; Goods vehicles,logistics; Specialist; Weapon carriage; Port and ship agencies; Radiation monitoring systems,equipment; Fire,smoke detection,alarm equipment; Valves; Hangars; Television services; Radioactive components and materials; Homeland security; Support services; Asset tracking,management; Building,facilities management systems; Civil,structural engineering; Procurement consultancy; e-Learning; Life cycle costing; Managed services; Fleet management systems; Crisis,disaster,emergency management; Police training; Airport,port,transport security; Counter surveillance systems,equipment; Systems engineering; Obsolescence management; Armour; Unmarked; Covert systems,equipment; Communications; Intelligent vehicle black box systems; Command,control vehicles; Anti-riot; Baggage examination systems,equipment; Measuring systems,equipment; Bicycles; Homeland security training; Training facilities; Installations; Ammunition drill training; Safety engineering; Hazard detection systems,equipment; Digital signal processing; Auction,disposal; Safety signs; Flood protection equipment; Bus,coach; Fire fighting vehicles
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
BN Security & Defence provide protected & ruggedised bespoke mobile solutions with specialist functionality, technical excellence, longevity, reliability and operability. Cutting-edge communications and data management fused with secure vehicles enable government, military, police and emergency organisations to operate effectively in the contemporary digital security & defence environment.
Our vehicles provide enhanced decision support by managing & integrating live data. 4K broadcast-quality imagery provides enhanced surveillance and intelligence gathering capabilities, with leading-edge software applications ensuring rapid information fusion. Our systems feature smart bandwidth optimisation, ensuring critical information transmission with Social Media monitoring options. Tailored communications solutions maintain operational integrity in protected vehicles, preserving automotive mobility and survivability. Operating from inner-city sites to rural environments and withstanding extreme weather conditions under riot conditions, hostile territories and rough terrains.
With a host of technical and operational benefits, BN Security & Defence deliver the functionality your application requires, built to the highest of standards.
Martech is part of the CodaOctopus Group of companies and together with our sister companies, we are a team of over 50 engineers and technical specialists with more than 25 years’ experience in developing technology for defence, aerospace and sub-sea.
At Martech we specialise in the design, development and manufacture of custom electronic technology for test, measurement, instrumentation and control as well as product development and reverse engineering/re-engineering for obsolescence management.
Founded in 1988 we have over 25 years of expertise in engineering innovative solutions for challenging applications, and pride ourselves on being able to respond to the many and varied technical challenges we face.
Part of the CodaOctopus group of Companies since 2006, Martech, together with US based sister company Colmek, is the electronic design and manufacturing centre of expertise and works closely with sister company CodaOctopus Products on its market-leading technologies for marine applications.
Capabilities: UAV; Engineering; Fabrication; Machining; Mechanical assembly; Electro mechanical,electronic manufacture; Test facilities; Electronic technology; Fans and blowers; Test equipment; Flying training; Solar arrays; Leather and leather products; Rubber mouldings components; Government relations; Marine services; Aerials,antenna; Aircraft armament; Communications test equipment; Electrical test equipment; Electronic test equipment; Underwater equipment; Test beds,rigs; Vehicle testing; Nuclear engineering equipment; Radar systems,equipment; Fault diagnosis equipment; Non-destructive testing equipment; Maintenance simulation; Equipment bags; Air sea rescue; Detection systems,equipment; Ammunition; Bomb,blast,explosion suppression devices; Digital receivers; Mechanical equipment; Mortars and mortar location equipment; Bodies,conversions; Campsite equipment design and provision; Vehicle mounted shelters
Cohort is an AIM quoted independent high technology business operating in defence and related markets. Its hallmarks are innovation, agility and responsiveness. It was formed in 2006 to acquire and grow businesses providing independent technical advice and a cost-effective and flexible supply of niche high technology products and services.
It has four well established subsidiaries providing a wide range of services and products for UK and international customers. Its main activities are in defence but it also supplies markets including security, transport and education. MASS is an independent systems house with a defence and security market focus. MCL designs, sources and supports advanced electronic and surveillance technology. SCS provides independent technical advice and services, primarily to the defence and security sectors. SEA is an independent systems engineering and software company, operating in defence and transport markets.
ECS Special Projects Ltd ...
practical, innovative thinking, collaborations with national and international companies, simple cost-effective solutions to marine security problems has led us to the development of a number of novel products.
Our Cobra modular, sub-sea historic ordnance disposal systems were devised, and have been well rehearsed, for the clearance of unexploded ordnance (UxO) in both civil and military applications including mine clearance for wind farms, oil and gas pipeline laying and capital dredging projects. The Cobra System is now in service with the UK Royal Navy for mine investigation, exploration and neutralisation.
The VAL non-lethal Vessel Arrest System was used by the Marine Security Services at the Weymouth 2012 Olympic Games as part of the harbour security and also by the Northern Ireland Police Services at the 2013 G8 Summit.
We are regularly adapting our products and developing new applications for novel environments and would be pleased to discuss your individual requirements.
We have expertise in the following areas:
- Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) systems
- UxO experience and qualifications
- Military niche market products
- HP and LP air systems and equipment
- Non lethal methods of boat stopping
- Methods of entry and defence tools
- Marine systems and applications
... making the seas safer!
EPC-UK EDSL draws upon over 100 years of experience in the manufacture, handling, storage and transportation of explosives and is a world class supplier of explosives and related products offering tailor-made turnkey solutions to the market place.
As a European Distribution Warehouse for the supply of explosives and related products, EDSL is the sole UK Agent for Combined Systems Inc., and teams with a number of internationally renowned companies such as, Eurenco Bofors AB, Eurenco SNPE, Explosia a.s. and Event Horizon, for the distribution of their products. At EDSL, we work with customers developing innovative products to meet end user requirements.
Part of the EPC Groupe with an international presence throughout Europe, West Africa and the Middle East, EDSL supply security related products and services worldwide, using our own dedicated logistics company - EPC Logistics. This range of integrated capabilities also benefit from our remote 1200 acre site close to the international ports of Felixstowe and Harwich as well as regular sailings from our very own licensed explosives dock (and bonded warehouse) to the European mainland.
EDSL has a wealth of experience in the assembly, testing and integration of weapon systems. Our technical explosives expertise in the military and the civil sectors enable us to provide comprehensive disposal and demilitarisation services. We have extensive explosives and weapons storage facilities, process buildings, trials and demilitarisation grounds and are able to provide a full range of training facilities, including Explosive Methods of Entry, Search Techniques and Procedures, Counter IED training facility and demolition range, enabling customers to benefit from a realistic and more rewarding training experience.
EPC-UK EDSL professionalism is epitomised in our high-quality and experienced staff who take immense pride in their commitment to our customers. EPC-UK EDSL is uniquely placed on the world stage to provide single-source solutions that meet the needs of our customer today, tomorrow and into the future.
The Ex-El Group has established an international reputation as a provider of professional sourcing services, other purchasing related value-added activities and bespoke manufacturing solutions.
Our primary objective is to add value by developing strategic partnerships and to become an important link within our clients supply chain. The Ex-El Group aims to provide cost competitive service based solutions that enable clients to focus more effectively upon their own primary goals, reduce their supplier base and achieve direct and indirect cost savings.
The Ex-El Group originally concentrated its resources upon the Military/Aerospace industries around the world, more specifically civil and military airframe manufacturers defense OEMs, the military aftermarket, commercial airlines, MRO facilities and completion centers. Today the company services clients across many high reliability, harsh environment buisness sectors.
Capabilities: Fixed Wing; Rotary Wing; UAV; Cabin management systems,equipment; De-icing equipment; Airframes; Aircraft components; Connectors; Pipes,ducts,hoses; Fasteners; Mechanical components; Wiring,cables; Coatings,treatments; Engineering; Fabrication; Machining; Mechanical assembly; Electrical components; Pneumatic & hydraulics; Electro mechanical,electronic manufacture; Electronic technology; Avionics; Cockpit systems,equipment; Navigation systems,equipment; Bearings; Seals,mounts,rings; Springs; Lubricants & solvents; Adhesives; Auxiliary power supplies and equipments; Actuators; Temperature control equipment; Generators; Motors; Sensors; Plating; Fans and blowers; Stabilisers,stabilisation equipment; Lighting; Forming; Batteries; UAV systems; Filters; Signature reduction equipment,systems; Paint; Wires and wiring; Ground equipment; Connectors electrical; Ducting; Torches; Electromagnetic compatibility; Precision machinery and components; Pressing; Rubber mouldings components; Stampings; Structural engineering; Capacitors; Control panels; Fuses; Switches and switchgear; Aerials,antenna; Radio control systems; Remote control vehicles; Sonar equipment,systems; Anti-static materials; Masts,towers; Alternators; Instrumentation equipment; Inverters; Lamps; Pumps; Tubes; Abrasives; Accumulators; Aircrew survival equipment; Compressors; Gas turbine engines and accessories; Air traffic control; Laser systems,components; Robots and robotics equipment; Armoured protection components; Microwave components; Combat engineering equipment; Electric power supply equipment; Converters; Electronic engineering equipment; Portable power packs; Tools; Calibration devices; Radar systems,equipment; Circuit boards; Electromagnetic shielding ,protection equipment; Inspection equipment; Markers,beacons and illumination; Telemetry equipment; Anti-vibration materials and manufacture; Webbing; Seats and seating systems; Nanotechnology; Vibration mountings; Spares agency,parts supply; Build-to-print electro,mechanical equipment; Servo systems and components; Remote control vehicle equipment; Cladding protection and deception equipment; Plugs and sockets; Semi conductors; Solenoids; Decoys; Gyroscopes; Pressure control components; Shock protection equipment; Ropes; Noise control equipment; Echo sounders,depth recorders; Cryogenic equipment; Integrated circuits; Resistors; Synchros; Tape; Geographical information systems; Sound location equipment; High voltage equipment; Transponders; Couplings; Radiography equipment and components; Floodlights; Propellants; Power conversion machinery; Distance measuring equipment; Release mechanisms; Gauges; Compasses; Dessicants; Hydrophones,oceanographic data analysis; Sonobouys; Cathodic protection equipment; Valves; Winches; Anti-skid materials; Flow meters; Ultra sonic equipment; Anemometers; Meteorological equipment; Hydrographic,oceanographic equipment; Sound suppression equipment; Retransmission equipment; Telescopic mountings; Branded goods; Mirrors; Warning lights; Battery charging systems,equipment; Safety harness; Specialist covert lighting; Detection lighting; Ruggedised products; Light bars; Uninterruptable power supplies; Ultra-violet detection lighting; Chains; Searchlights; Giftware; Landing Gear; General
Frequentis is an international supplier of communication and information systems in two business segments:
Air traffic management (civil and military) and public safety & transport (police, fire, ambulance, rail, maritime);
Frequentis offers individual solutions to support Network Enabled Operations and leverage mission effectiveness. Our advanced communication, network and information services enable superior collaboration as well as efficient decision making.
As a leading provider of integrated control centre solutions, we commit ourselves to best usability, high reliability, great scalability as well as to a maximum of cost-effectiveness. We guide today’s voice and data communication systems towards a service-oriented future where – concurrent with a shift to a “Need to Share” paradigm – secure information sharing is essential.
Frequentis supplies individual solutions for joint and combined capabilities, especially for the following market segments:
- Military Air Traffic Management
- Command and Control
- Tactical Networks
- Civil-Military Cooperation, including Border and National Security
- Surveillance and Reconnaissance
General Atomics Aeronautical Systems UK Ltd (GA-UK) is an affiliated entity of General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI). Based in London, GA-UK works with best-of-breed European systems and support providers to enhance the capabilities of GA-ASI’s Predator®-series Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS). The series has an unrivalled pedigree, with over three million flight hours in military and civilian applications worldwide.
GA-UK provides dedicated support for UK Ministry of Defence Remotely Piloted Air Systems (RPAS) requirements. The RAF’s fleet of deployed Predator® B/MQ-9 Reaper RPAS are controlled from Ground Control Stations at both RAF Waddington and Creech Air Force Base in Nevada.
General Dynamics Land Systems - Force Protection Europe (GDLS-FPE) is at the forefront of vehicle survivability technologies. The company is the UK Design Authority for the UK’s Foxhound Vehicle which has been in-service with the British Army in Afghanistan since 2012. This unique, modular, light, mine and blast protected 4x4 patrol vehicle provides an unparalleled level of protection and mobility for operations across the spectrum of conflict. It represents, weight for weight, the best protected vehicle available in its class. The UK MoD has procured 400 of these vehicles to date.
GDLS-FPE also supports the UK’s Cougar fleet of larger 4x4 and 6x6 protected troop carrying and communications vehicles (Ridgback, Mastiff and Wolfhound), with spares support and base vehicle DA advice. There are over 750 vehicles in-service with the UK MoD.
GDLS-FPE supports the Foxhound and Cougar from its manufacturing and spares facility based in Telford, close to the UK Defence Support Groups Donnington site. GDLS-FPE is currently undertaking Foxhound training fleet uplift to the latest operational standard and completing the build of an additional 24 vehicles contracted in 2013 from this facility. Provisioning of spares extends beyond the Foxhound and Cougar through a number of General Support enabling contracts.