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Cranfield University is an exclusively postgraduate university that is a global leader for education and transformational research in technology and management. We bring together aeronautical engineering, materials and manufacturing knowledge with expertise in the security and defence fields. As the academic provider to the UK’s MOD, and with close commercial partnerships with leading organisations such as Airbus, BAE Systems, Boeing and Rolls-Royce, Cranfield has been at the forefront of aerospace and defence technology for over 60 years. We offer a unique gateway for teaching and research, underpinned by advanced facilities, some of which are unique. From the development of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) and infrared camouflage materials, through to humanitarian de-mining activities, and insights right across the business of flying, Cranfield is providing specialist knowledge to military personnel, emergency services, governments and NGOs in the UK and around the world.
As the UK's premier manufacturer of helmets, combined with face shields, visors, respiratory and communications equipment, we offer expert guidance and support for the protection of personnel in a wide range of occupations. Our range of helmets include the world famous Alpha Helmets, the range of Pureflo Powered Respirators, for use in industrial applications, the Cromwell Fire Helmets for civil and military fire fighters and the range of Argus Helmets for public order, riots, cash in transit and prison officers. Alpha Helmets from Helmet Integrated Systems Ltd are the world’s leading aircrew flying helmets for the civil and military aerospace market including fastjet pilots, helicopter pilots and aircrew passengers. Our range of flying helmets have an unrivalled reputation for their combination of high performance head protection combined with supreme wearer comfort. The proven Alpha Aircrew Helmet design meets a wide range of applications. Deployed by a variety of air arms worldwide, Alpha helmets are also used extensively in civil aircrew and commercial aircrew sectors including police air support and emergency services, search and rescue (SAR), crop spraying and a number of the world’s leading aircraft display teams. Helmet Integrated Systems Ltd also has a fully operational Helmet Service Centre located within their manufacturing site in Scotland enabling full helmet servicing and repairs to be carried out on all HISL manufactured equipment
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A FORTUNE 500® company that brings a mix of innovative technology and sector expertise to customers in national security, engineering, and health markets. Our approach is holistic, looking at all the interconnected complexities of a problem and sharing knowledge across disciplines. Our view of data is analytic, finding unexpected meaning and game-changing insight in numbers. Yet our focus is always on making the real world better.
Established in 2001, VestGuard UK is a young, dynamic company, which has developed quickly to become a leader in the design and manufacture of ballistic solutions. With a factory in the United Kingdom utilising advanced technology and high quality materials, VestGuard is committed to deliver on-time tailored ballistic solutions for every customer, as well as investing in the latest research and technological innovation. VestGuard have a dedicated team for Research and Development, who are constantly working to better ballistic testing results, which are already up to 60% safer than the current NIJ ballistic standards. These pioneering ballistic solutions ensure that we are at the forefront of ballistic engineering. This was highlighted when VestGuard became the only British manufacturer and supplier of Body Armour to be certified to NIJ Ballistic Level IV. VestGuard are approved suppliers of NATO, United Nations and many foreign and domestic government organisations.
Capabilities: Aircraft components; Engineering; Manufacture; Mechanical assembly; Aftermarket support (MRO); Distribution; Environment; Design; Communication systems,equipment; Aerospace consultancy; Outsourcing; Test facilities; Research & development; Training consultancy; Defence systems; Security systems; Supply chain management; Generators; Financial services; Management systems; Computer components; BMS 10-83; Air conditioning,heating,ventilation; Tank,track vehicles and components; Intercommunication equipment; Armour personal,body; Helmets; Goggles,glasses; Holsters; Inverters; Knives,bayonets; Lamps; Night observation systems,equipment; Pumps; Riot,crowd Control equipment; Ballistic testing; Torpedoes; Combat engineering equipment; Converters; Targets, ranges and management; Air combat simulation; Markers,beacons and illumination; Telemetry equipment; Disaster relief training courses; Spares agency,parts supply; Build-to-print electro,mechanical equipment; Television equipment and engineering; Ballistics instrumentation; Control,restraint equipment; Truncheons,battons; Covert systems,equipment; Battery charging systems,equipment; TETRA systems,equipment; Protective clothing systems; Training facilities