Weapons training in East
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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 a major supplier of naval equipment to the UK Royal Navy and over 40 other navies, MSI-Defence Systems Ltd is a world leader in the supply of small/medium calibre Naval Gun Systems and has been at the forefront of Naval Gunfire Control Technology for over 100 years. Notably the highly acclaimed SEAHAWK weapon system.
Developed from combat experience, SEAHAWK fulfils a multi-role requirement for all classes of vessel.
Available as both the DS 25/30mm mounting and the lightweight LW 20mm mounting SEAHAWK is in service with 18 navies worldwide, with over 260 systems either on order or in service. The SEAHAWK gun system presents a leading edge solution to the modern problems of Force Protection, EEZ Protection and ship's self-defence against the Asymmetric Threat (Anti-FIAC).
Capabilities: Defence systems; Navigation systems,equipment; Weapon systems; Post design services; Underwater equipment; Guns and gun equipment; Spares agency,parts supply; Weapons training
System Design Evaluation Ltd is an independent Technology Company, founded in 1986, whose core business is the provision of impartial assessment, design, development and safety management of platforms, munitions and weapon systems. Covering land, sea and air domains we provide technical support in areas such as requirements engineering, trials management, test and evaluation planning and weapons effects modelling. The extensive knowledge base, skills and experience of our multi-disciplined project teams enable SDE to fully support and populate the many processes that contribute to the CADMID cycle and Defence Lines of Development. The Company is fully accredited to ISO9001.
Capabilities: Engineering; Mechanical assembly; Project management; Design; BS EN ISO 9001:2000; ISO 9001; ITAR approved; Research & development; ISO 9001:2003; Defence systems; Weapon systems; Engineering and mechanical; Management,organisation; Land systems; Marine services; Operational requirements; Documentation,drawing; Hazard analysis; Mathematical modelling; Post design services; Quality,reliability; Risk assessment; Safety analysis; Stress analysis; Systems analysis; Classification Services; Health and safety consultancy; Education courses; Technology transfer; Systems integration; Trials management; Range systems; Manuals; Explosives consultancy; Configuration management; Programme,integrator prime contractorship; Defence acquisition and support systems; Ship classification; Muzzle velocity measuring equipment; Ballistics instrumentation; Procurement consultancy; Managed services; Systems engineering; Weapons training; Ordnance,munitions consultancy; Safety engineering