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Aerospace & Defence

Silver for Arrowsmith
Arrowsmith Engineering has progressed up to the Silver SC21 award after being recognised for its continued quality and delivery performance. 01 Dec 2016 - Engineering Capacity
Cheaper titanium for aerospace
A consortium is working on a project aimed at the production of aerospace-grade titanium at an affordable price. 30 Nov 2016 - Engineering Capacity
Large aerospace machining
ADM Fine Machining, established following the acquisition of Fine Machining by aerospace subcontractor, ADM Engineering, has added a new large capacity vertical machining centre. 30 Nov 2016 - Engineering Capacity
Supply chain excellence rewarded
The Supply Chains for the 21st Century (SC21) programme has recognised twenty-four companies for their operational excellence. 17 Nov 2016 - Engineering Capacity
FSL supplies aero engine components
FSL Aerospace has signed a new eight-year contract with Meggitt Sensing Systems (MSS) Basingstoke to supply components for the next generation of aircraft engines. 14 Nov 2016 - Engineering Capacity
Biggest casting facility nears completion
At its facility on the outskirts of Sheffield, AMRC Castings has nearly completed the installation of a new plant capable of producing some of the biggest titanium aerospace castings. 11 Nov 2016 - Engineering Capacity
More Spirit contracts for GKN
GKN Aerospace has gained contract extensions worth over $70m which cover the supply of titanium machined parts for Boeing 737 and 777 aircraft. 01 Nov 2016 - Engineering Capacity
Aero engine demand drives investment
JJ Churchill had embarked on a £1.5m investment programme, that includes advanced 5-axis grinding and machining capacity, to support growing demand from aerospace engine customers 31 Oct 2016 - Engineering Capacity
Stone Foundries wins £20m in 12 months
Stone Foundries has won almost £20m worth of contracts in the last year, thanks to a government-backed competitiveness improvement programme. 20 Oct 2016 - Engineering Capacity
Robotic FMS for Dynamatic
Dynamatic Oldland Aerospace is aiming to secure its position as a key supplier to the aerospace sector with the installation of a robot pallet cell for 5-axis machining. 18 Oct 2016 - Engineering Capacity
FSL aims higher
Over the last financial year, FSL Aerospace has seen an 18% increase in turnover, and this year they are aiming even higher. 05 Oct 2016 - Engineering Capacity
MoD win for Magna Parva
The Ministry of Defence (MoD) has awarded Magna Parva a phase two contract to develop an engineering qualification model for its system to manufacture large structures in space.. 03 Oct 2016 - Engineering Capacity
Pattonair renews Pall supply chain contract
Pattonair, a global aerospace and defence supply chain provider, has signed a renewed contract for a further three years with Pall Corporation in the UK, representing the continuation of a 25-year relationship. 26 Sep 2016 - Engineering Capacity
Bowmill invests in aero finishing
High-end manufacturing solutions expert, Bowmill Engineering, has added additional aero finishing capacity to its product offering. 21 Sep 2016 - Engineering Capacity
G&P cements aerospace commitment
G&P has unveiled a series of key initiatives designed to help improve quality and reduce manufacturing costs in the aerospace industry. 20 Sep 2016 - Engineering Capacity
Double celebration at Mini Gears
Mini Gears Group has marked its 50th year of manufacturing by achieving its AS9100C certification for the manufacture and supply of precision gears and parts. 16 Sep 2016 - Engineering Capacity
Sigma sets up China pipe plant
A new £650,000 manufacturing plant in Chengdu, China, will give Sigma Components additional capacity to produce rigid pipes for the Rolls-Royce XWB engine. 06 Sep 2016 - Engineering Capacity
Heavy duty investment at Wilsons
A £1.5 million investment in heavy duty machining will allow specialist metals supplier Wilsons Limited to supply near net shape billets for the aerospace industry. 05 Sep 2016 - Engineering Capacity
Faster machining on board at Richmond
Ilfracombe subcontract machinist, Richmond CNC, has installed its first 30-taper vertical machining centre to cope with a steep increase in medical and aerospace work. 31 Aug 2016 - Engineering Capacity
Icon looks to growth
Icon Aerospace Technology Ltd has been selected for Sharing in Growth, the £1.1 million government-backed programme which helps firms compete for increased aerospace business. 24 Aug 2016 - Engineering Capacity