Members with this Capability
Applus Aerospace UK Ltd is a provider of NDT inspection services for the Aerospace, Defence and Automotive industry. With 4 sites in the UK we provide both an on site and test house service to clients. We hold approvals from most aerospace primes and offer Dye penetrant, Magnetic particle, Ultrasonic, X-Ray and Eddy current inspections. Our on wing department is able to assist with all A.O.G. and pre planned inspections throughout the UK and Europe. We hold approvals for most Aerospace primes inc NADCAP, ISO and are members of BINDT
Capabilities: Metals; Sheet metal components & processes; Test facilities; Composite materials; Tensile,compression testing; Inspection equipment; Non-destructive testing equipment
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
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
CCP Gransden are flexible and dynamic AS9100 Accredited SME specialising in the design and manufacture of advanced composites. Based in Belfast Northern Ireland, CCP offer our clients performance improvements by the intelligent use of advanced composites and our world class manufacturing capabilities.
To meet the individual needs of our clients, CCP Gransden has invested in the creation of a unique and world class automated, flexible manufacturing cell to produce high quality aerospace grade advanced composites in a fast and repeatable manner. Our cell is centred around an 1100T Engel press that has a work area of 1.8x1.3m .
Our manufacturing capabilities currently include (but are not limited to); -
• Thermoforming of large continuous-fibre reinforced thermoplastics
• Composite Overmoulding utilising advanced thermoplastic polymers
• High Pressure RTM including variations such as GAP RTM and WET RTM
• Compression Moulding
• Prepreg Curing
• Filament Winding
• Wet Lamination
We have over 10 processes available in-house for manufacturing advanced composites from both Thermosets and Thermoplastics (including continuous fibre reinforced PEEK, PPS and PEI), thereby giving us increased flexibility to meet the challenging needs of our clients. We can facilitate supply in low, medium and high volumes (thanks to our ability to manufacture composites in as little as 1 minute using our state of the art automated manufacturing processes and lean manufacturing approach).
Capabilities: UAV; AS 9100; Engineering; Fabrication; Machining; Manufacture; Mechanical assembly; Project management; Design; ISO 9001; OH SAS 18001:1999; Canopies; Composite materials; Tooling; ISO 14001; ISO 9001:2003; Windscreen systems; Forming; Containers; Plastics and plastic coated components; Pressing; Stampings; Structural engineering; Engineering and mechanical; Weapons storage; Technology transfer; Amphibious; Armoured; Boats,crafts; Armoured protection components; Air sea rescue; Storage tanks; Manuals; Synchros; Cases; Armour; Bus,coach; General
Darchem Engineering Limited is a world class Engineering Company providing products and services primarily to meet the needs of its customers for engineered solutions to high temperature/thermal engineering problems.
From its inception in 1954 the company has developed into a world leader in its chosen fields. Darchem Engineering is a wholly-owned subsidiary of USA quoted company, Esterline Technologies Corporation.
Darchem is a market leader in the design, manufacture (and if required installation) of a wide range of high integrity engineered products in stainless steel and titanium as well as thermal insulation systems for aerospace, motorsport, marine defence, nuclear and oil & gas applications.
Design and manufacture rubber coated fabric products for the marine and defence markets including port security barrier systems, dry storage systems to extend life cycles of critical assets, flexible tanks for fuel and water storage. dracone/salvage barges for fuel marine transport and pollution control and low pressure fenders for ship to ship transfer and berthing.
Capabilities: Fabrication; Composite materials; Rubber; Plastics and plastic coated components; Transport sea,road,air; Barriers; Metal detectors; Storage tanks; Maritime security; Floatation equipment; Inflatable structures; Replenishment-at-Sea; X-ray systems,equipment; Dunnage bags; Airport,port,transport security; Perimeter protection,security; Baggage examination systems,equipment; Passenger screening,searching systems,equipment; Installations; Water packaging equipment
Experts in blast mitigations and energetics technology. Suppliers of blast mitigation litter bins, IED Isolation Units, Detonator Containment Units. We also manufacture a range of energetic solutions, shaped charges and pyrotechnic payloads.
Capabilities: Glass,glazing; Engineering; Fabrication; Manufacture; Mechanical assembly; Design; BS EN ISO 9001:2000; NATO , MoD approved; Test facilities; Research & development; Training consultancy; Composite materials; Fire control systems,equipment; Weapon systems; Actuators; ISO registered; Cabinets; Containers; Engineering and mechanical; Post design services; Storage facilities; Mine clearance systems; Weapons storage; Technology transfer; Footwear; Riot,crowd Control equipment; Bomb disposal equipment; Personal protective equipment; Guns and gun equipment; Sighting systems,equipment; Firearms training; Trials management; Counter terrorist equipment; Grenades and dischargers; Fire resistant materials; Explosive ordnance disposal systems,equipment; Blast protection; Defence technology transfer; Storage equipment; Explosives manufacture and engineering; Explosives consultancy; Ammunition; Bomb,blast,explosion suppression devices; Protective construction design; Mine countermeasures systems,equipment; Infra red equipment,materials; Explosive cutting devices; Disruptors EOD; Propellants; Security; Homeland security; Airport,port,transport security; Counter terrorism consultancy; Counter terrorism training; Forensic science equipment; Hostage,seige,highjack equipment; Protective clothing systems; Physical security; Homeland security training; Training facilities; Ruggedised; PPE consultancy; Ordnance,munitions consultancy; Explosive search training; Flares and pyrotechnics; Forced entry equipment; Strong rooms; Compounds,cages; Distress signals; Test Capabiltiy
Fluorocarbon, 50 years of Global Solutions.
Founded in 1962, Fluorocarbon is a global expert in high-performance plastics and their application in sensitive and extreme environments. This may include environments with high pressure/load, high/low temperatures, highly corrosive, high abrasion and wear, electrical insulation and much more.
We specialise in the design and manufacture of many complex machined components, Bridge Bearings, Wear Strips, Sealing Solutions, Slide Bearings, Fuel & Generator Hose, Subsea Bearings, Skidway Systems, Industrial Bakeware Systems and High-Performance Coatings.
Our expansive and certified solutions, fuelled by our range of Fluorinoid® and F-LON® high, often enable us to act as an extended R&D Team, working on sponsored projects for our market leading customers in variety of industries such as Rolls Royce, Total, Siemens, Schlumberger, BAE, Airbus, Caterpillar, Alstom and UTC.
Capabilities: AS 9100; Coatings,treatments; Engineering; Fabrication; Machining; ISO 9001; OEM Approved; Composite materials; ISO 14001; Bearings; Seals,mounts,rings; Forming; Plastics and plastic coated components; Precision machinery and components
Force Development Services (FDS) Limited is a leading UK SME and specialist manufacturer of Deployable, Lightweight, Modular Armour solutions for Ballistic and Blast Protection, and for manufacturing of Specialist Laddering and Entry Systems to enable rapid extraction, intervention and protection of Military, Security and Civilian personnel and are used by Defence and Law Enforcement agencies worldwide. FDS also provides conversion services for land vehicles and platforms required for specialist operations. FDS Capabilities also include training services for civil aerospace operations and training & simulator hardware systems and equipment for the defence and civil sectors.
Capabilities: Engineering; Fabrication; Mechanical assembly; Alloys; Metals; Sheet metal components & processes; Speciality metals; Structural,smart; Electro mechanical,electronic manufacture; Composite materials; Weapon systems; Warning systems; Windscreen systems; Wheels; Plating; Rubber; Plastics and plastic coated components; Electromagnetic compatibility; Pressing; Structural engineering; Tank,track vehicles and components; Aircraft armament; Construction,civil engineering; Night observation systems,equipment; Systems integration; Alarm detection; Cannon; Guns and gun equipment; Sighting systems,equipment; Armoured; Guided weapon systems,equipment; Magnetic and non-magnetic components; Aerial surveillance systems,equipment; Electromagnetic shielding ,protection equipment; Anti submarine; Fire resistant materials; Fire protection,prevention; Modular,portable buildings; Workshops and equipment; Timbers,wood; Protective construction design; Fencing; Chaff,chaff dispensers; Welding equipment; De-humidifiers; Mechanical equipment; Mines and mine warfare equipment; Deception equipment; Anti ship,air; Alarm systems,equipment; Ladders,staging equipment; Muzzle velocity measuring equipment; Ballistics instrumentation; Airport,port,transport security; Counter surveillance systems,equipment; Perimeter protection,security; Electronic monitoring systems; Armour; Mounted lighting; Security; Covert systems,equipment; Communications; Command,control vehicles; Location,tracking sytems; Break glass detection systems,equipment; Air conditioning systems; Fire fighting vehicles; Grilles,shutters
At Frazer-Nash, our consultants apply their expertise and know-how to develop, enhance and protect our clients’ critical assets, systems and processes.
We are renowned for our work in the defence, aerospace, transport, nuclear, marine, renewable energy, oil and gas sectors, and our electrical and electronic engineering and security and resilience expertise.
We support major programmes through the complete life cycle and provide support directly to government procurement and research agencies, and to industry. The company is active across the Defence, Aerospace and Security sectors.
The skills we provide to these industries include: systems engineering to define requirements, support development and manage the acceptance of systems; assurance to ensure risks are adequately captured and managed; technical and engineering disciplines to assess and improve performance. We have also evolved skills to help other organisations to improve their performance, in areas such as business resilience, information assurance, investment due diligence and organisational development.
Glenair is a supplier of interconnect solutions and products - particularly for military, aerospace and harsh environment applications. We manufacture a wide range of Mil-spec qualified circular and Micro-D connectors, backshells, conduit, braiding, harness accessories, heatshrink boots and tooling. Other products include fibre optic components and assemblies, composite components and enclosures. We specialise in the design and manufacture of customised wire and flexi-harness assemblies. We have a large design team able to support and solve any of your interconnection requirements. With over 110,000 sq ft of modern workspace and employing over 400 people we are located in Mansfield, Nottinghamshire.Glenair has BS EN 9100, ISO 9001, ISO 14001, BS OHAS 18001 approvals and is proud to hold an SC21 Silver Award.
Graytone is committed to building businesses based on outstanding service, product knowledge and industry expertise. By listening to our customers we continue to build a portfolio of products and services and assist the current businesses in diversifying into other products and market sectors.
The Graytone Group is involved in the supply of high technology coatings and chemicals to the Aerospace and Defence industries. In addition we offer first class service and support to the businesses within the group, including:
Graytone has two trading subsidiaries, Pexa and PSG.
Pexa is a supplier of high technology materials to the aerospace, defence and electronics industries.
Pexa’s comprehensive product range covers surface finishing materials, aircraft maintenance products, application equipment and unique packaging solutions. Major suppliers include Akzo Nobel Aerospace Coatings, Lord Corporation, Socomore, Everlube, Spraylat and many others.
In addition to their facility in West Yorkshire, Pexa also operates a stocking and logistics centre in Paris, France, providing overseas customers with a fast and efficient service.
Pexa is an EN9120 qualified company.
PSG is a supplier of aerospace, defence and specialist coatings in Europe, based in the south of England with a sales office France. Their product range includes coatings, pretreatment, adhesives, sealants, greases, lubricants and pre-preg composites materials. Major suppliers are PPG Industries, Sherwin-Williams, Henkel, Zip-Chem, Gurit, Krempel, MapAero and many others.
Customers include aerospace and defence OEMs and subcontractors, aircraft refinishers (exteriors and interiors) and MROs (maintenance, repair and overhaul).
PSG has a logistics centre, paint shop, training facilities and blending operation, as well as a highly experienced technical team.
In addition to core products, PSG stocks all the equipment, consumables and support required to use them. Services available cover process review, stock management, training, troubleshooting and AOG colour matching, offering match and dispatch in 48 hours from receipt of order.
PSG is approved to AS9120:2002 and ISO9001:2000.
Capabilities: Coatings,treatments; Distribution; Logistics; Composite materials; Adhesives; Paint; Anti-static materials; Goggles,glasses; Personal protective equipment; Anti-skid materials; Managed services; General
Hempel Special Metals ltd stands for over 50 years of experience with high performance materials.
We offer a broad based selection of stock including Titanium and Nickel Alloys in all semi finished / finished forms, sawing, laser and plasma cutting is available. Tailored packages are also available.
Approvals Include: AS/EN9120, Agusta Westand Helicopters, ISO9001 -2010
Hexcel offers a breadth and depth of products and services that is unmatched in the composites industry. From our worldwide manufacturing facilities we manufacture the full spectrum of advanced material solutions - this includes everything from carbon fiber and reinforcement fabrics to pre-impregnated materials (or "prepregs") and honeycomb core, tooling materials and finished aircraft structures.
Capabilities: Manufacture; AS,EN9100; OEM Approved; Composite materials
J & D Wilkie Ltd (founded 1868) are well established manufacturers and suppliers to the Ministry of Defence.
We produce a wide range of specialist technical textile materials including:
- Thermal camouflage
- Urban camouflage
- Multispectral camouflage
- Camouflage anti-shine & shadow
- Heat shields
- Ballistic protection fabrics
We also have in house design and making up facilities and so can offer a range of bespoke tailor made products as required.
The Company is registered to AQAP - 4, BS5750, ISO 9001, is a contractor and sub-contractor to the MoD (UK) and is a member of the A|D|S CLING group.
Kaman Composite Structures UK Ltd provides composite and metal bonded parts, including tooling for the commercial and military aerospace market. Together with its sister companies in Connecticut, Vermont and Wichita USA plus Goa, India it is ISO9001, AS9100 and Nadcap accredited for composites processing. Methods include lay-up, autoclave, oven curing, RTM, metal bonding, painting, and assembly. Products include aircraft doors, flight control surfaces, winglets, lightweight fairings, missile components, etc.. Kaman Tooling Ltd has opened a new 30,000sq ft Tooling centre of excellence to design and manufacture mold and rout tooling, trim jigs, assembly and transportation fixtures and work stations. This includes a new 20 metre 5-axis CNC Gantry for machining Invar, aluminium and steel. Kaman Fabricated Products Ltd provides sheet metal aerospace fabrications and assemblies for military and civil platforms.
Capabilities: Airframes; Aircraft components; Fabrication; Mechanical assembly; Sheet metal components & processes; Composite materials; Forming; Cabinets
Leonardo is among the top ten global players in Aerospace, Defence and Security and Italy’s main industrial company. Organised into seven business divisions, (Helicopters; Aircraft; Aero-structures; Airborne & Space Systems; Land & Naval Defence Electronics; Defence Systems; Security & Information Systems), Leonardo operates in the most competitive international markets by leveraging its areas of technology and product leadership. With headquarters in Italy and over 47,000 employees, the company has a consolidated industrial presence in four main markets (Italy, the UK, the U.S. and Poland), and an important network of strategic partnerships in the main high potential markets worldwide.
With revenues in the UK of £2.3bn, including £1.3bn of exports, Leonardo makes a significant contribution to the UK economy, employing 7,400 highly skilled personnel across the country. The company’s leading position in the UK as a world-class advanced engineering company is built on its sustained investment in research and technology and world-class facilities, and the expertise of several thousand researchers and engineers. Leonardo invests around £200m in R&D in the UK and continues to sustain and invest in a substantial UK supply network of around 2,300 companies. The company’s competitive edge lies in the quality of its individual centres of excellence and their core technical expertise, combined with the collective ability to develop and deliver integrated systems and solutions.