Members with Capabilities in this Area
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.
Beattie Technologies Ltd is a Defence and Security consultancy and distribution company specialising in sourcing and representing quality international products to bring to local NI and UK end users, integrators and OEM's. With an extensive global distributor network we assist local NI and UK OEM's in getting their products to market beyond the UK.
Using our extensive military CIS experience, Beattie Technologies provides CIS consultancy and project support to international governement CIS departments.
Capabilities: Communication systems,equipment; Ground equipment; Data communication; Data network; Aerials,antenna; Masts,towers; Intercommunication equipment; Audio communication; Headphones,headsets; Command,control systems; Counter terrorist equipment; Countermeasures equipment; RF components and sub systems; Digital receivers; Survival equipment; Transmissions; Asset tracking,management; Communication installation,integration; Intelligence systems; Radio,video carrying systems; Control desks,consoles
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
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
FCO Services is a Trading Fund of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO). We provide a range of bespoke services as a secure and trusted partner to the FCO, other UK Government Departments and foreign governmental bodies closely linked to the UK. Our services fall into the following market segments: secure IT, secure logistics and the provision of a secure environment.
AeroGlow delivers capability driven survivability solutions to Defence and Civilian sectors, under the philosophy to: "Avoid, Survive and Understand" vehicle accidents and blast events. The Attitude Warning System mitigates against vehicle roll-overs and HeatShot windscreen and washer jet frost removal system assists in avoiding vehicle accident. To survive blast incidents and vehicle rollover (including water), nearly 3,000 of the AeroGlow Hatch Lighting and Vehicle Orientation System (HaLO) are in use with both the UK MOD and US SOCOM providing emergency egress lighting and saving lives in both protected mobility and AFV platforms. The AeroGlow Blast Event Recorder allows understanding of vehicle condition and potential casualties following a blast event. AeroGlow provides design and supply of visual safety systems and related services for Defence projects. AeroGlow can provide SME assistance for escape lighting design. AeroGlow offers design and supply of visual safety systems and related services for Defence projects including rollover/blast activated lighting for armoured vehicles. AeroGlow is the SME for underwater escape lighting design.
Capabilities: UAV; Electro mechanical,electronic manufacture; Escape equipment,systems; Labelling systems and services; Search and rescue systems,equipment; Lighting; Batteries; UAV systems; Ground equipment; Torches; Masts,towers; Lamps; Night observation systems,equipment; Electrical components; Armoured; Aerial surveillance systems,equipment; Counter terrorist equipment; Infra red systems; Air sea rescue; Markers,beacons and illumination; Infra red equipment,materials; Specialist; Floodlights; Thermal imaging systems,equipment; Mounted lighting; Covert systems,equipment; Warning lights; Cameras systems,equipment; Emergency lighting,power systems,equipment; Specialist covert lighting; Detection lighting; Light bars; Ultra-violet detection lighting; Searchlights; Emergency exit devices; Emergency & Safety
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
Capabilities: Project management; Communication systems,equipment; Logistics; Training consultancy; Software consultancy; Navigation systems,equipment; Security systems; Generators; Systems integrator; Financial services; Leather and leather products; Structural engineering; Human factors; Management,organisation; Data communication; Tank,track vehicles and components; Communications consultancy; Marine services; Operational requirements; Risk assessment; Control panels; Aerials,antenna; Acquisition,logging,recording,telemetry; Data recorders; Processing systems,equipment; Communications test equipment; Cost analysis,management systems; Construction,civil engineering; Classification Services; Intercommunication equipment; Audio communication; Command,control systems; Tactical information; Waste disintegrators,shredders; Guns and gun equipment; Infantry training; Sighting systems,equipment; Recording systems,equipment; Marine engineering equipment; Infra red systems; Condition monitoring; Inspection equipment; Anti submarine; Flight control simulation; Technical textiles; Corrosion inhibition,treatment; Distress signals; Ship,boat builders; Sound location equipment; Radiography equipment and components; Inflatable structures; Security; Homeland security; Mobile data; Support services; Asset tracking,management; Network management systems; Communication training; Software; Management systems; Managed services; Airport,port,transport security; Integrated systems; Perimeter protection,security; Covert systems,equipment; Communications; Cell-site analysis; GSM mobile phone detectors; Command,control vehicles; Cameras systems,equipment; Automated number plate recognition systems; Digital CCTV surveillance networks; Computerised moitoring systems; TETRA systems,equipment; Traffic control systems,equipment; Automated data capture; Entry systems; Computer telephony integration; Location,tracking sytems; Intelligent character recognition; Radio alarms; Modems
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.
GRC Ltd is an SME, LIST X independent telecoms and engineering company based in the UK(Hereford) specialising in the: development, design and integration of networks, communication and situational awareness systems. Our products and services are used by Defence, Government Agencies, NGOs and commercial organisations which operate in challenging environments across the globe. Specialising in the Space and Defence sectors, we procure, manufacture, deliver and support multi band deployable Satellite systems around the globe. In addition, GRC has managed service offerings that deliver Tactical Cloud networks that ensure information is both secure and assured.