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
Ford Aerospace Ltd (FAL) is a well established subcontractor, offering milling, turning, grinding and lapping capabilities, in addition to a broad pressworking capacity. Our laminated shimstock range, sold under our Easipeel and Plasipeel trade names, is distributed worldwide.
Our customer base includes AgustaWestland, BAe Systems, Heroux Devtek, Honeywell, MOOG, Agusta, Avio,KLX, Pattonair, GE Aviation and GKN Aerospace.
Our approvals include AS EN 9100, REV C,ISO9001:2008 and Agusta Westland Ship to Stock Gold Award.
Our most recent achievement has been to have FAL registered as a Qualified Product List (QPL) supplier to the Command Aircraft Cooperation of China (COMAC), producing peelable laminated material for the C919, a new short to medium haul passenger aircraft. FAL is the only UK Company registered for these products.
FAL continues to invest heavily in manufacturing equipment, state of the art inspection equipment, and people development, especially through the high profile Ford Engineering Academy.
Forfusion offers bespoke consulting and support services to Vendors, Systems Integrators and Public Sector clients specialising in Networking, Security, Unified Communications and Technical Project Management.
Capabilities: Project management; Design; Communication systems,equipment; Security systems; Systems integrator; Computer components; Data communication; Data network; Communications consultancy; Acquisition,logging,recording,telemetry; Data recorders; Boat communications; Network enabled capability; Encryption systems,equipment,services; Computers; Publications; Security; Network management systems; Data protection; Computer telephony integration
A dynamic manufacturing group specialising in the manufacture of tooling and lightweight component solutions.
Fully integrated services include support and advice, tooling design and manufacture, project management, measurement, jig manufacture and end of arm tooling.
Components are manufactured to the highest standards; ISO9001, TS16949, AS9100C and VW Formel Q certification, to meet rapid delivery schedules. Components are supplied as individual items or complete assemblies.
We operate from ‘state of the art’ production facilities (270,000 sq ft) our extensive plant list includes 44 CNC milling machines and 16 injection mould presses.
We are a engineering company and distributor for precision navigation solutions and GNSS products based in Lancaster, UK. We supply navigation products for civil and military appliocations, supplying GNSS, Inertial Navigation, Antennas, and GNSS denied navigation including Anti-Jam solutions. We specialise in providing products and services that best suit your navigation requirements including complete COTS product, OEM components, customised solutions and design services.
Capabilities: Navigation systems,equipment
Foster + Freeman are innovators in the design and manufacture of systems for the examination of questioned documents, latent fingerprints, trace evidence and shoe prints.
Established in 1978, Foster + Freeman has become one of the foremost forensic science equipment suppliers in the world, exporting market leading, and in many cases unique products to more than 140 countries.
Foster + Freeman products include:
Fourth Generation Development aims to become the leading global provider of contemporary technology training solutions for the military. Providing both high spec solutions for urban training facilities and the World's leading dismounted immersive virtual reality facility, ACIES, 4GD will help operators perform to the highest of their abilities.
Capabilities: Entertainment system; Operational simulation; Infantry training; Firearms training; Recording systems,equipment; Training simulation; RF components and sub systems; CCTV; Displays; Infantry simulation; Army training courses; Firearms simulation; Timbers,wood; Leadership training courses; Amplifiers; Microphones,broadcast equipment; Tactical simulation; Television equipment and engineering; Recording consumables; Digital video links; Video inspection equipment; Cameras systems,equipment; Hostile environment training; Video search equipment; Systems,equipment rental; Defensive tactics training; Radio,video carrying systems; Speech analysis,recognition systems,equipment; Enhancements systems,equipment; Vulnerable witness recording equipment
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
Fra Angelico is a UK based company established in 1997. We are experts in the supply of all field requirements to defence, emergency and humanitarian agencies.
We operate two divisions, food and non-food, to efficiently manage our customer's increasing and diverse requirements.
We have an international reputation for supplying high quality goods and services. Fra Angelico works in partnership with its customers developing bespoke solutions.
Fra Angelico has a broad International customer base which includes UK and foreign governmental bodies including UN / NATO / Irish MoD / Norwegian MoD.
We are the sole UK distributors of the CRISTANINI S.p.A range of CBRN (Chemical Biological Radiological and Nuclear) Decontamination systems and Ghibli Pressure Cleaner Products.
The CRISTANINI ‘CBRN Decontamination’ range includes large, medium and man- portable; integrated, static or mobile systems, equipment and products. These solutions are manufactured and supplied for use in the decontamination or detoxification of personnel, material, equipment, vehicles, buildings and land.
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.
Frequentis is an international supplier of communication and information systems in two business segments:
Air traffic management (civil and military) and public safety & transport (police, fire, ambulance, rail, maritime);
Frequentis offers individual solutions to support Network Enabled Operations and leverage mission effectiveness. Our advanced communication, network and information services enable superior collaboration as well as efficient decision making.
As a leading provider of integrated control centre solutions, we commit ourselves to best usability, high reliability, great scalability as well as to a maximum of cost-effectiveness. We guide today’s voice and data communication systems towards a service-oriented future where – concurrent with a shift to a “Need to Share” paradigm – secure information sharing is essential.
Frequentis supplies individual solutions for joint and combined capabilities, especially for the following market segments:
- Military Air Traffic Management
- Command and Control
- Tactical Networks
- Civil-Military Cooperation, including Border and National Security
- Surveillance and Reconnaissance
Capabilities: Project management; Communication systems,equipment; Logistics; Training consultancy; Software consultancy; Navigation systems,equipment; Security systems; Generators; Systems integrator; Financial services; Leather and leather products; Structural engineering; Human factors; Management,organisation; Data communication; Tank,track vehicles and components; Communications consultancy; Marine services; Operational requirements; Risk assessment; Control panels; Aerials,antenna; Acquisition,logging,recording,telemetry; Data recorders; Processing systems,equipment; Communications test equipment; Cost analysis,management systems; Construction,civil engineering; Classification Services; Intercommunication equipment; Audio communication; Command,control systems; Tactical information; Waste disintegrators,shredders; Guns and gun equipment; Infantry training; Sighting systems,equipment; Recording systems,equipment; Marine engineering equipment; Infra red systems; Condition monitoring; Inspection equipment; Anti submarine; Flight control simulation; Technical textiles; Corrosion inhibition,treatment; Distress signals; Ship,boat builders; Sound location equipment; Radiography equipment and components; Inflatable structures; Security; Homeland security; Mobile data; Support services; Asset tracking,management; Network management systems; Communication training; Software; Management systems; Managed services; Airport,port,transport security; Integrated systems; Perimeter protection,security; Covert systems,equipment; Communications; Cell-site analysis; GSM mobile phone detectors; Command,control vehicles; Cameras systems,equipment; Automated number plate recognition systems; Digital CCTV surveillance networks; Computerised moitoring systems; TETRA systems,equipment; Traffic control systems,equipment; Automated data capture; Entry systems; Computer telephony integration; Location,tracking sytems; Intelligent character recognition; Radio alarms; Modems
Capabilities: Aircraft components; Connectors; Pipes,ducts,hoses; Fasteners; Mechanical components; Wiring,cables; Customer approved; Coatings,treatments; Distribution; Electrical components; AS 9120; ISO 9001; ITAR approved; OEM Approved; Bearings; Seals,mounts,rings; Springs; Lubricants & solvents; AS,EN9120; Adhesives; Actuators; Sensors; Filters; Paint; Wires and wiring; Connectors electrical; Precision machinery and components; Rubber mouldings components; Stampings; Switches and switchgear; Tools; Spares agency,parts supply; Tape; Couplings; Gauges; Dessicants; Valves; Branded goods
FT Technologies manufactures ultrasonic wind sensors using its own acoustic resonance technology. This allows for the design and manufacture of a small, strong wind sensor. FT has found great success in the global wind turbine industry. It has always had a small presence in defence and is now seeking to develop this further.
Capabilities: Communication systems,equipment; Electronic technology; Software consultancy; Navigation systems,equipment; Warning systems; Systems integrator; Information & signal processes; Data communication; Tank,track vehicles and components; Radio control systems; Acquisition,logging,recording,telemetry; Processing systems,equipment; Cost analysis,management systems; Information systems,technology consultancy; Software design; Software testing and validation; Tracking equipment; Systems integration; Alarm detection; Barriers; Command,control systems; Tactical information; Waste disintegrators,shredders; Recording systems,equipment; Aerial surveillance systems,equipment; Encryption systems,equipment,services; Counter terrorist equipment; Marine engineering equipment; Converters; Circuit boards; Condition monitoring; Displays; Monitoring; Webbing; Maritime security; Remote control vehicle equipment; Fencing; Transmissions; Integrated circuits; Navigation test equipment; Digital mapping based intelligence systems; Radiography equipment and components; Signalling equipment visual; Digital video links; Mobile data; Mobile technologies for SOCO; Asset tracking,management; Building,facilities management systems; Software; Management systems; Protection,security systems,equipment; Fleet management systems; Cell monitoring systems; Counter surveillance systems,equipment; Integrated systems; Perimeter protection,security; Custodial equipment,systems; Electronic monitoring systems; Covert systems,equipment; Tagging systems asset,vehicle; Communications; Cell-site analysis; Communication installation,integration; Intelligence systems; Computers; Command,control vehicles; Cameras systems,equipment; Automated number plate recognition systems; Digital CCTV surveillance networks; Computerised moitoring systems; Infra-red systems,equipment; Traffic control systems,equipment; Recognition systems; Automated data capture; Biometric systems; Ordnance,munitions consultancy; Fingerprint recognition systems,equipment; Bollards; Facial recognition systems,equipment; Gates; Automatic location,mobile management terminal; Facial reconstruction,identification; Electronic warefare simulation; Installation design, intergration,certification; Intelligent character recognition; Monitors; Control desks,consoles; Portable alarm systems,equipment; Transporter transceiver equipment
Future Plastics supplies heavy gauge thermoformed plastic components to global OEM's. Sectors supplied include aerospace, load handling and mass passenger transport. The company was formed in 2008. Turnover has grown steadily from 2008 to 2016. Over the past three years, the company has invested in capability, plant and people. Sales focus has been on winning long term profitable thermoforming contracts with best in class global companies. Future Plastics is now firmly focused on supply of the growing aerospace market. In 2016, FP commenced supply with a major aerospace prime and this company is currently sponsoring FP in its pursuit of SC21 bronze and AS9100 certification.
We are a UK-based company delivering high quality, professional and specialist consultancy and training services to international organisations exemplified by a close working relationship based on trust, reliability and quality of service. Each one of our Subject Matter Experts is a skilled and respected practitioner within their own field, with many years’ experience working in the UK Police, Military and Special Forces, and the UK Intelligence Agencies.
Our services cover all aspects of covert operations tradecraft, intelligence analysis and specialist investigative skills training including elicitation, open source exploitation and analysis. We have experts in the filed of anti-money laundering, anti-bribery and corruption, counter proliferation and sanctions compliance. We also provide training, social media secutiry and risk assessments for companies who are deploying personnel abroad to reduce the risk of harm and corporate espionage.
Capabilities: Training consultancy; Financial services; Legal; Management,organisation; Crisis,disaster,emergency consultancy; Operational requirements; Education courses; Surveillance systems,equipment; Tactical information; Firearms training; Countermeasures equipment; Army training courses; Driving training; Security training courses; Leadership training courses; Security; Support services; Close protection training; Fraud prevention consultancy; Conflict management training; Corporate security training; Fraud investigation; Police training; Surveillance training; Threat analysis; Airport,port,transport security; Counter surveillance systems,equipment; Covert systems,equipment; Counter terrorism training; Secure training services; Intelligence systems; Forensic services; Hostile environment training; Forensic science consultancy; Passenger screening,searching systems,equipment; Homeland security training; Defensive tactics training; Telecoms investigators training; Electronic counter measure training