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We develop breakthrough products and systems, and address technology critical issues for our clients worldwide. Established over 50 years ago, we employ a team of more than 400 engineers, designers and scientists on our sites in Cambridge UK, Boston MA and Singapore.
We provide a full system development capability from technology consultancy, proof-of-concept demonstration and system design, through to manufacture and support of deployable equipment for our Defence and Security clients.
We have world leading skills in security, sensing, location and wireless technology, covering short-range radar systems, optical sensing systems for surveillance, CBRNE and authentication applications, complex data fusion; global, regional and local positioning systems as well as wireless system design for communication, surveillance and Force Protection.
Our skills are both broad and deep across a range of scientific and engineering disciplines including product design, user-centred design, simulation and algorithm design, low power electronics, system validation and programme management.
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.
Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group is one of the largest privately owned and independent aerospace and defence companies that delivers innovation and excellence in engineering and support solutions in the air, on land and at sea.
Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group specialises in the conversion and modification of military, civil and business aircraft, alongside defence vehicle engineering and shelter manufacture. Its capabilities include engineering design, manufacture and test and the provision of personnel, training and advice, whilst providing maintenance, integration, manufacture and product support.
Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group holds many type approvals, granted by national and international authorities, airline manufacturers and defence agencies which enables the Group to design and certify modifications on a number of commercial and military platforms.
Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group is part of the Marshall Group of Companies that employs over 6,000 people with a turnover in excess of £2.7bn.
Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group is a respected total solutions provider for the military and commercial sectors.
Capabilities: Airframes; CAA approved; EASA approved; Manufacture; Aftermarket support (MRO); Personnel recruitment and selection; Project management; Design; Communication systems,equipment; Aerospace consultancy; NATO , MoD approved; Engine components; Metals; ISO 9001; OEM Approved; Test facilities; Training consultancy; Composite materials; Software consultancy; Avionics; Cockpit systems,equipment; Defence systems; Navigation systems,equipment; Supply chain management; Generators; Systems integrator; Testing,certification; IPC 610 Class 2; Tyres; Management systems; Water systems; BMS 10-83; JAR approved; UAV systems; Solar arrays; Signature reduction equipment,systems; Paint; NAMAS; Cabinets; Catering equipment; Air conditioning,heating,ventilation; Cleaning equipment; Leather and leather products; Maintenance management services; Structural engineering; Government relations; Engineering and mechanical; Human factors; Highways,links; Tank,track vehicles and components; Land systems; Operational requirements; Documentation,drawing; Failure mode analysis; Hazard analysis; Operational simulation; Post design services; Quality,reliability; Risk assessment; Safety analysis; Stress analysis; Systems analysis; Engineering and maintenance training courses; Storage facilities; Air freight,charter; Racks,racking; Transport sea,road,air; Aerials,antenna; Aircraft armament; Periscopes; Cost analysis,management systems; Operational systems; Conference and exhibition; Education courses; Facilities management; Technology transfer; Intercommunication equipment; Pumps; Vibration analysis and testing; Load handling equipment; Systems integration; Test beds,rigs; Command,control systems; Electrical components; Personal protective equipment; Waste disintegrators,shredders; Gunfire simulation; Guns and gun equipment; Infantry training; Ballistic testing; Torpedoes; Microwave components; Combat engineering equipment; Grenades and dischargers; Converters; Electronic engineering equipment; Tools; Calibration devices; Printed circuits; Digital image processing; Fault diagnosis equipment; Tensile,compression testing; Non-destructive testing equipment; Optical test equipment; Displays; Anti submarine; Driving training; Firearms simulation; Security training courses; Storage tanks; Disaster relief training courses; Naval training courses; CBRN consultancy; Workshops and equipment; Launch,recovery equipment; Manuals; Spares agency,parts supply; Maritime security; Ration packs; Flags; Anti tank; CBRN training; Bomb,blast,explosion suppression devices; Amplifiers; Solenoids; Fencing; Shock protection equipment; Safety and security nets; Radioactive waste management; Tactical simulation; Transmissions; Integrated circuits; Ambulance; Goods vehicles,logistics; Specialist; Resistors; Synchros; Weapon carriage; Field hospital equipment; Transponders; Radiation monitoring systems,equipment; Signalling equipment visual; Decompression chambers; Replenishment-at-Sea; Recording consumables; Security; Civil,structural engineering; Fleet management systems; Threat analysis; Counter terrorism consultancy; Anti-riot equipment; Obsolescence management; Armour; Unmarked; EMC,Tempest design; Communications; Cell-site analysis; Forensic services; Command,control vehicles; Anti-riot; CBRN services; Homeland security training; Electronic counter measure training; Patrol; Team building training; Auction,disposal; Anti-theft systems,equipment; Livery; General
RHE Limited is major suppliers of new and used aircraft jacks and other associated ground support equipment. We have a purpose built testing centre and workshop for overhauling, repairing and testing of aircraft jacks. RHE Limited has over 25 years in the aircraft ground support equipment industry - maintaining equipment for major companies such as: Monarch Aircraft Engineering, SR Technics, Britannia Airways, Airbus Industries, TNT Aviation, Ryanair, Qantas, FR Aviation, Marshall Aerospace of Cambridge, Thales Simulation as well as numerous small airlines and companies. Recently, we undertook a contract for Middle East Airlines (MEA) at their headquarters in Beirut, Lebanon. This entailed the on-site refurbishment of their existing jacks as well as training them in th euse of the test equipment they purchased - more details and images here. We pride ourselves on the quality and efficiency of service provided and have achieved ISO9001:2000 certification as a reflection of this. We care about our customers and our support service is second to none.
Capabilities: ISO 9001; Test facilities; Supply chain management; Plating; Test equipment; Ground equipment; Test Capabiltiy
Rockford is one of the UK's largest independent suppliers of electrical interconnection systems for Civil and Military Aerospace, Nuclear, Marine and Land Systems.
Holding ISO9001, AS9100 Rev C and major customer approvals Rockford has a successful history in addressing the needs of Aerospace and Defence customers at home and abroad, employing over 250 staff at three SC21 Silver sites across the UK. We now have a fully compliant Joint Venture in the UAE offering offset to our customer base.
The company designs, manufactures and supplies;
- Electro Mechanical Assemblies
- Open Wire Aerospace Wiring looms
- Heatshrink Systems,
- Braided Assemblies,
- Woven cables assemblies,
- Filtered, Hermetic and potted micro assemblies,
- Fabricated boxes
- Machined Parts
Our specialist BAE Systems approvals allow us to Braid to J56.025 and PAN 6879 using 16, 24 and 48 Carrier machines. Our five Spectrum Laser Wire marking machines allow both upper and lower case in horizontal and vertical text to be laser marked onto many types of wire.
Capabilities: Connectors; Wiring,cables; AS 9100; Engineering; Fabrication; Machining; Mechanical assembly; Distribution; Design; Communication systems,equipment; Electrical components; Metals; Sheet metal components & processes; Speciality metals; ISO 9001; Electro mechanical,electronic manufacture; Test facilities; Electronic technology; Avionics; Cockpit systems,equipment; Auxiliary power supplies and equipments; Test equipment; IPC 610 Instructor; Search and rescue systems,equipment; Lighting; Rubber; Flying training; AS 9200; Cabinets; Effluent water treating equipment; Rubber mouldings components; Government relations; Engineering and mechanical; Land systems; Post design services; Fuses; Packaging components and equipment; Periscopes; Intercommunication equipment; Armour personal,body; Infantry training; Firearms training; Microwave components; Grenades and dischargers; Calibration devices; Radar systems,equipment; Grit blasting; Decoys; EMC,Tempest design; Cell-site analysis; Cameras systems,equipment; Control desks,consoles
Senior plc is a Footsie 250 company that comprises two main operating divisions; Aerospace and Flexonics. It operates from 31 business units located in 14 countries. Flexonics, which accounts for 35% of group revenues, services the land vehicle and industrial process control sectors with a range of engineered products. Aerospace accounts for 65% of group revenues which are generated from a diverse range of Fluid conveyance and Aero-structures capabilities. Markets served within Aerospace include commercial air transport, regional, bizjet, rotorcraft and defense sectors . Senior's customers include all major OEM airframers and engine manufacturers located in the EU, US, Russia, Brazil and Asia. In addition Senior is growing its global footprint with recent facilities being developed in Mexico, Thailand, Malaysia and China.
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