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Aerossurance are aviation advisors based in Aberdeen, Scotland with worldwide experience across both fixed & rotary wing operations, onshore & offshore, civil & military.
Aerossurance’s highly qualified aviation advisors have extensive experience in aviation quality & safety, accident investigation & auditing, military & civil air operations, continuing airworthiness, aircraft evaluation & selection, aircraft design & certification, HUMS (Health & Usage Monitoring) / VHM (Vibration Health Monitoring), helidecks, human factors, safety culture & safety leadership development, training design & delivery, research and aviation regulation.
Our customers include:
- Companies in the oil & gas, renewable energy and mining sectors, among others, that need to contract for air services.
- Approved organisations, such as air operators, continuing airworthiness management organisations (CAMOs), maintenance organisations, design & production organisations.
- DE&S Project Teams, their customers and suppliers.
- Legal sector.
Typical recent Aerossurance advisory projects include:
- Management of Invitations To Tenders for aviation services & bidder evaluation
- Review / audit of fixed wing & helicopter operators and medevac providers for an IOGP member company
- Accident investigations and analysis of fatal air accidents
- Risk assessment to revise corporate aviation policies and develop aviation hazard bowties
- Assessing the safety benefit of developments in aircraft certification basis for an IOGP member company
- Assessment of the suitability of specific aircraft types and safety critical features
- Advising on survivability matters (including the response to CAA CAP1145)
- Unmanned Air System (UAS) / Remotely Piloted Air System (RPAS) regulation & implementation advice
- Market intelligence – identifying candidate suppliers
- Identifying competency requirements for air logistics personnel for an IOGP member company
- Facilitating error management workshops
- Procedural development projects
- Safety leadership development
- Developing & delivering Health & Usage Monitoring System (HUMS) / Vibration Health Monitoring (VHM) training
- Developing & delivering Military Registered Civil Owned Aircraft (MRCOA) training
Our aviation advisors are familiar with regulations & standards from:
- International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO)
- European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA)
- European Defence Agency (EDA)
- UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA)
- UK Military Aviation Authority (MAA)
- US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)
- Transport Canada (TC)
- International Association of Oil & Gas Producers (IOGP)
- Oil & Gas UK (O&GUK)
- Flight Safety Foundation (FSF) Basic Aviation Risk Standard (BARS)
- International Council for Business Aviation (IBAC) International Standard for Business Aviation Operations (IS-BAO)
- UK Defence Standardization (DStan)
- and other organisations worldwide.
Aerossurance’s aviation advisors have been directly involved with EASA, UK CAA, Joint Aviation Authorities (JAA) & MAA rule making. We have also been involved in developing of standards by OGP & DStan.
Capabilities: Fixed Wing; Rotary Wing; UAV; Customer approved; EASA approved; Accreditation,Certification Services; Project management; Design; Aerospace consultancy; Logistics; Research & development; Training consultancy; Certification,regulation; Cargo handling; Human factors; Management,organisation; Operational requirements; Failure mode analysis; Hazard analysis; Post design services; Quality,reliability; Risk assessment; Safety analysis; Air freight,charter; Transport sea,road,air; Health and safety consultancy; Education courses; Aircrew survival equipment; Trials management; Desalination equipment; Air sea rescue; Survival equipment; Hangars; Emergency preparedness,response; Support services; Procurement consultancy; Management systems; Crisis,disaster,emergency management; Emergency planning; Systems engineering; Forensic services; Forensic science consultancy; Assurance systems; Team building training; Hazard detection systems,equipment; Landing Gear
AERTEC Solutions is an international engineering and consultancy specialised in aeronautics.
It was founded in 1997 and today carries out activities in the aviation sector, the aeronautical industry and aerospace & defence systems.
We are currently a Tier 1 supplier for Airbus Group for manufacturing engineering services and programme management for their commercial and military aircraft. We also participate in the world’s largest aerospace programmes, such as the Beluga, the A380, the A350XWB, the A400M, A320 or A330MRTT, among others.
AERTEC Solutions designs aerospace systems for aircraft, unmanned aerial platforms and high dynamic vehicles, both for commercial and for military use. Our products include lightweight tactical RPAS vehicles, designed in-house with our own technology. These products include TARSIS 75 and TARSIS 25, for observation and surveillance missions.
Our workforce is made up of over 500 professional aeronautics experts, with offices in Spain, the UK, Portugal, Colombia and the United States.
Capabilities: UAV; Engineering; Manufacture; Project management; Design; Aerospace consultancy; Missiles,rockets,sub-munitions; Tooling; UAV systems; Engineering and mechanical; Construction management; Test beds,rigs; Guided weapon systems,equipment; Integrated systems; Systems engineering
AirBorn is at the forefront in providing a service of specialist design, manufacture and supply of Cable Assemblies for Mil/Aero, Communications and Quality Industrial Markets.
Our UK Production facility offers a total manufacturing service that provides customers with assured quality and total support. Our services are available from prototype and test cables through to complex screened projects – working with you from short term developments to long term projects.
- Flight Control Systems, HUD, HDD
- Stores Management Systems
- Air Data Computers
- Automatic Landing Gear Systems
- VCR Black Box Units
- Missile Seeker Systems
- Telemetry, Engine and Chassis Cable Assemblies for the Motorsport industry
- Prototype & Test Equipment Assemblies
- Concentrically and Helically Laid Assemblies
Capabilities: Connectors; Wiring,cables; AS 9100; Engineering; Mechanical assembly; Electrical components; ISO 9002; Effluent water treating equipment; Torches; Materials testing; Safety harness
Airbus is a leading aircraft manufacturer with the most modern and comprehensive family of airliners on the market, ranging in capacity from 100 to more than 500 seats. Airbus champions innovative technologies and offers some of the world’s most fuel efficient and quiet aircraft. Airbus has sold over 13.800 aircraft to more than 360 customers worldwide. Airbus has achieved more than 8,200 deliveries since the first Airbus aircraft entered into service. Headquartered in Toulouse, France.
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.
AKKA is a multi-disciplinary engineering consultancy with activities spanning the defence, aerospace, automotive and rail sectors. Working with OEMs and Tier one suppliers, we provide unrivalled support on a local and transnational basis.
Capabilities: Fixed Wing; Cabin management systems,equipment; AS 9100; Customer approved; EASA approved; Engineering; Aftermarket support (MRO); Accreditation,Certification Services; Project management; Design; Aerospace consultancy; AS,EN9100; ISO 9001; Outsourcing; Research & development; Software consultancy; Avionics; Cockpit systems,equipment; Test equipment; Systems integrator; Entertainment system; Ground equipment; Engineering and mechanical; Human factors; Failure mode analysis; Mathematical modelling; Stress analysis; Cost analysis,management systems; Information systems,technology consultancy; Software design; Software testing and validation; Test beds,rigs; Electronic engineering equipment; EMC,Tempest products; Publications; Support services; e-Learning; Life cycle costing; Systems engineering; EMC,Tempest design; Communication installation,integration; Assurance systems; Digital signal processing; Landing Gear; Monuments (Includes, Lavatories & Galleys, Bulkheads & Skins); Seats; Stowage; Electrical Systems (includes IFE & IFC,Lighting, Monitoring & Comms); Misc. Furnishings & Fixings; General
Allvac, an Allegheny Technologies company, produces nickel-base and cobalt-base superalloys, titanium-base alloys, metals of exceptional wear resistance, corrosion resistance, heat resistance, toughness, and strength and specialty steels for the aerospace industry.
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
Allied |International Risk Limited, AIRL is an International Business focused on the delivery of world-class protective services and security training to clients from a wide range of sectors, including defence, government and private industry. AIRL delivers a bespoke solution in line with the customers expectations, Contractors on Deployed Operations forms a major part on support to the defence industry and associated suppliers.
Altran ranks as the undisputed global leader in Engineering and R&D services (ER&D). The company offers clients an unmatched value proposition to address their transformation and innovation needs. Altran works alongside its clients, from initial concept through industrialisation, to invent the products and services of tomorrow. For over 35 years, the company has provided expertise in Automotive, Aeronautics, Space, Defence & Naval, Rail, Infrastructure & Transportation, Energy, Industrial & Consumer, Life Sciences, Communications, Semiconductor & Electronics, Software & Internet and Finance & Public Sector. The Aricent acquisition extends this leadership to semiconductor, digital experience and design innovation. Altran generated revenues of €2.9 billion in 2018, with some 47,000 employees in more than 30 countries.
Capabilities: UAV; Customer approved; Accreditation,Certification Services; Project management; Aerospace consultancy; NATO , MoD approved; Test facilities; OH SAS 18001:1999; TickIT; BS EN ISO 14001:2004; Training consultancy; Software consultancy; Avionics; Cockpit systems,equipment; Defence systems; Auxiliary power supplies and equipments; Propulsion control systems; Plating; Systems integrator; Forming; Solar arrays; Software design; Software testing and validation; Command,control systems; Waste disintegrators,shredders; Explosive detection systems,equipment; Integrated systems; Systems engineering; Assurance systems
Amfax has over thirty years’ experience in providing engineering design and manufacturing solutions to the aerospace and defence industries. Specialising in software, electronic and electro-mechanical design. Our core capabilities cover everything from project management, consultation, design, manufacturing, testing, documentation to training and long term system support.
Amfax has built on its strong partnership with National Instruments (Platinum Partner) to become a world class test system solutions provider, delivering high quality, high performance and cost effective automated test equipment (ATE).
We have also developed our own PCB and PCBA ground breaking measuring solution for safety/mission critical applications – Amfax a3Di.
Capabilities: ISO9001, AS9100, Automated Test Equipment (ATE), PCB/PCBA Measuring System, Engineering Consultation, Design and Manufacture, Avionic Equipment, Electro-Mechanical Equipment, Wiring Harnesses and Cables, Build-to-Print, PCBA assembly, PDS and Through Life Support.
Capabilities: Wiring,cables; AS 9100; Engineering; Mechanical assembly; Project management; Design; BS EN ISO 9001:2000; Electro mechanical,electronic manufacture; Electronic technology; ISO 9001:2003; Ground support systems; Test equipment; Systems integrator; IPC 610 Class 3; ISO registered; Information & signal processes; Wires and wiring; Ground equipment; Engineering and mechanical; Data communication; Documentation,drawing; Hardware design; Workstations; Acquisition,logging,recording,telemetry; Processing systems,equipment; Communications test equipment; Electrical test equipment; Electronic test equipment; Software design; Test beds,rigs; Electronic engineering equipment; Printed circuits; RF components and sub systems; Circuit boards; Fault diagnosis equipment; Non-destructive testing equipment; Optical test equipment; Manuals; Software; Integrated systems; Computerised moitoring systems; Measuring systems,equipment; Automated data capture; Data conversion services; Test Capabiltiy
Amphenol Limited manufactures connectors and cable assemblies throughout the world. Amphenol Limited is a leading supplier of high performance, harsh environment connectors, filters and EMP devices, fibre optic connectors, data bus systems and high performance cables for both military and industrial applications. The company has established partnerships with major OEM's and is a supplier to the leading users of electronic components.
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
Fox Smythe is a management consulting company whose core business is using leading edge precision analytics and modelling techniques to enhance evidence-based decision making and improve performance for organisations across Defence, Aerospace and Automotive sectors.
Our services include:
• Early Insights – specialist programme support focussed on the rapid creation of guiding insights and early benefits identification to inform programme strategy and tactics
• Decision Support – empowering evidence-based decision making by exploiting advanced analytics, modelling and simulation capabilities in bespoke, best-practice business and financial models
• Predictive Simulation – using state-of-the-art simulation to expose hidden inefficiencies, identify risks on the horizon, explore innovative ideas, and understanding how change will affects the future
• Performance Improvement and Transformation – delivering tangible results to keep organisations at peak performance by combining strategic thinking, detailed analysis and precision execution
• Company Turnaround – restoring value in times of distress with rapid cost reduction strategies and working capital stabilisation
Our services are delivered by a blend of high calibre academic, professionally qualified and experienced personnel using bespoke, high-quality operational and financial models. Our personnel have extensive experience of delivering successful outcomes in the private sector and on large scale public sector transformation and development programmes across multiple sectors including Defence, Aerospace, and Automotive.
Capabilities: Project management; Aerospace consultancy; Supply chain management; Financial services; Operational requirements; Failure mode analysis; Mathematical modelling; Quality,reliability; Stress analysis; Systems analysis; Vulnerability analysis; Systems engineering; Business process automation
If you’ve ever seen a rocket launch, flown on an airplane, driven a car, used a computer, touched a mobile device, crossed a bridge, or put on wearable technology, chances are you’ve used a product where ANSYS software played a critical role in its creation. ANSYS is the global leader in engineering simulation. We help the world’s most innovative companies deliver radically better products to their customers. By offering the best and broadest portfolio of engineering simulation software, we help them solve the most complex design challenges and engineer products limited only by imagination.
Engineering simulation is our sole focus. For more than 45 years, we have consistently advanced this technology to meet evolving customer needs.
ANSYS develops, markets and supports engineering simulation software used to predict how product designs will behave in real-world environments. We continually advance simulation solutions by;
- Developing or acquiring the very best technologies
- Integrating them into a unified simulation platform capable of complex, multiphysics solutions
- Providing system services, including high-performance computing (HPC) and Cloud solutions, to manage simulation processes and data
Capabilities: Software consultancy; Software modelling; Software design; Software; Systems engineering