Pearson Engineering has secured its position as market leaders in the supply of Counter-IED rollers following contract award by the US Army Contracting Command.
Last Thursday Kelvin Hughes welcomed the Prime Minister Theresa May, to its Enfield Head Office, design and manufacturing facility.
The UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) has awarded MBDA a contract to pave the way for the integration of the Meteor Beyond Visual Range Air-to-Air Missile (BVRAAM) on its new F-35 stealth fighters.
BAE Systems welcomed Mr Tony Douglas, Chief Executive Officer of Defence Equipment and Support, to its Govan shipyard in Glasgow today to cut the first metal and begin construction of SPEY, the fifth and final River Class Batch 2 Offshore
MBDA has a secured a £323 million deal for the next batch of air defence missiles for the British Army and Royal Navy, providing the Common Anti-air Modular Missile (CAMM).
MBDA has received a £175 million contract from the UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) for further In-Service Support to the Sea Viper weapon system, securing a key capability of the Type 45 fleet.
Senior leaders from the US Department of State, US Air Force (USAF) and the Royal Air Force (RAF) gathered together on Wednesday to highlight a significant F-35A Lightning II programme milestone.
Marlborough Communications Ltd (MCL) announced today a contract extension to an initial order from the UK Ministry of Defence (MoD).
Supacat has won the Queen's Award for International Trade for Outstanding Short Term Growth.
Night vision and thermal imaging equipment developed by British company, Thermoteknix Systems Ltd., has been tested by the UK defence forces during the Army Warfighting Experiment (AWE) 2017 at the MoD Salisbury Plain Training Area.
The traditional and highly-skilled art of laminating in shipbuilding is being safeguarded by BAE Systems in Portsmouth, Hampshire, with two of the company's most experienced laminators having been trained as NVQ assessors to
The MoD has negotiated a new £1.4 billion contract for the Royal Navy's new attack submarine, the sixth in a total fleet of seven, which will protect the UK's new aircraft carriers and nuclear deterrent.
Peli-Hardigg will be showcasing its rugged protection for defence solutions, namely their Min Mac Rack and V-Series Rack Mount cases, at the AFCEA show in Bonn, Germany next week (26-27 April).
Leidos and the Ministry of Defence (MoD) have unveiled an £83 million state-of-the-art military logistics hub alongside MoD Donnington in Shropshire.
Defence and Security Equipment International (DSEI) has today announced the launch of its expanded DSEI Strategic Conferences that will feature five sessions covering policy, strategy and the implications on future equipment programmes.
A Gripen fighter from the Swedish MOD with a GKN RM12 engine powered by 100% renewable biofuel has successfully completed the first biofuel demonstration flight in a single engine installation on 28 March 2017.
The Minister for Defence Procurement Harriett Baldwin has challenged industry and academia to design pioneering autonomous systems that can resupply our front-line troops.
F-35A Lightning IIs, Airmen and accompanying equipment arrived at Royal Air Force Lakenheath, England, today, marking the aircraft's first overseas training deployment to Europe.
Rolls-Royce has announced that Paul Stein has been appointed as Chief Technology Officer, reporting to Chief Executive Warren East.
The University of Sheffield's Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) received international recognition for its outstanding research and development as it was named a Supplier of the Year by The Boeing
Babcock International Group plans to expand its Australian and New Zealand footprint in 2017-2018 after 12 months of growth which has seen its employee count increase by 22% and its regional revenues lift by 25%.
The 500th Eurofighter Typhoon has been delivered to the Italian Air Force during a special ceremony held at Leonardo Aircraft Division's Turin site.
BAE Systems was selected by the US Army to research and develop hardware and software solutions for the design of next-generation space and missile defence technologies.
The UK's future economic success depends on an industrial strategy that delivers radical improvements in innovation and focuses on high value design, according to ADS, the UK trade organisation representing the
Saab has signed a contract extension with the UK's Ministry of Defence (MoD) for the provision of Support and Services to the Direct Fire Weapon Effects Simulator (DFWES) capability.
Several NATO Allies and European Union members came together in Helsinki yesterday, formally agreeing to establish a European Centre of Excellence for Countering Hybrid Threats in the Finnish capital.
Sir Michael Fallon is currently on a visit to India (from 11 to 14 April) - the third British Cabinet Minister to visit the country this month - aiming to further the defence and international security partnership.
The Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (DSTL) has engaged with RFEL, Plextek and 4Sight Imaging, to develop its video enhancement research capability.
Oxley Group has appointed Japan Aerospace Corporation (JAC) as its representative in Japan.
BAE Systems welcomed His Royal Highness, The Prince of Wales to its Submarines' site in Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria today.
Atkins and Gama Aviation have secured further contracts with the Joint Helicopter Command (JHC) and Headquarters Air Command (HQ Air) to continue providing independent Military Airworthiness Review (MAR)
Cohort company SEA has been awarded a UK Ministry of Defence contract to upgrade the Ambient Noise Prediction System (ANPS) for the UK Royal Navy.
NSC will continue to support future commanders and staff officers from all three UK Armed Services to at least March 2018.
BAE Systems, Street League and Skills Development Scotland have hosted a celebratory event at Glasgow Warriors Stadium for a third cohort of 12 young people aged 16-24 who have successfully completed work experience under the 'Movement
BAE Systems and the Estonian government have signed contracts to maintain and sustain the country's fleet of CV9035 Infantry Fighting Vehicles (IFVs).
Readiness for the arrival of the UK's first F-35 Lightning II jets took another step forward with the awarding of a contract by the US Department of Defense F-35 Joint Program Office.
General Dynamics United Kingdom Limited has been awarded a £330 million contract from the UK Ministry of Defence to design and develop the next-generation tactical communication and
Peli Products today launched two cases for the just-announced Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus, called the Peli Vault and the Peli Adventurer.
Ordnance Survey (OS) has signed an agreement with the Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (Dstl), negotiated by its technology transfer arm, Ploughshare Innovations, to allow it to licence various forms of cutting
Cornish engineering specialist Teddington - which specialises in electronics, critical systems, control panel technology, appliance controls and valve fabrication for sectors such as defence, aerospace, energy and transport -
When news of the terrorist attack spread across London, Chanel stores in Mayfair and Knightsbridge were already aware of the threat, thanks to a free app called Spotlight, being trialled by Scottish security company
Simon Beech, Chief Operating Office (UK) of Nasmyth Group attended BAE Systems' prestigious Chairman's Award scheme to celebrate the delivery of a key component for an aircraft in-flight refuelling
Cobham Helicopter Academy has signed its first collaboration agreement with leading helicopter maintenance and repair specialist, Helisota.
Tyneside's Pearson Engineering has been awarded a contract by General Dynamics European Land Systems – Santa Bárbara Sistemas (GDELS-SBS) to supply and integrate its range of combat engineering and counter-mine
In London today the United Kingdom and France have signed an agreement to launch a joint concept phase of the Future Cruise / Anti-Ship Weapon (FC/ASW) programme with MBDA.
QinetiQ is to support the Royal Navy in delivering the first Information Warrior (IW17) exercise, which aims to drive the future development of cutting edge warfare capabilities.
Marlborough Communications Ltd (MCL) has been awarded a £9.9m contract by the UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) to supply and support hearing protection systems and communication ancillaries for specialist land, maritime and air applications.
Ahead of Theresa May triggering Article 50 tomorrow, a survey by The Engineer in collaboration with Subcon 2017 has revealed a marked increase in the number of manufacturing and
Getac today announced a partnership with provider of next-generation data protection services, Trivalent, to deliver seamless and robust next-generation data protection for the first time on rugged computing
QinetiQ has demonstrated how emerging technology could make training more efficient and effective, in a showcase attended by military VIPs at QinetiQ's Training Innovation Facility in Farnborough, UK.
Atlas Elektronik UK (AEUK) recently held a STEM day event arranged in conjunction with The Smallpeice Trust, a national education charity, involving staff and students from nine schools across the county at AEUK's Winfrith site.
On her first visit to Malaysia, Minister for Defence Procurement Harriett Baldwin is leading a strong British delegation to the Langkawi International Maritime & Aerospace (LIMA) Exhibition, as the UK deepens bilateral defence,
Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal has officially named the jetty which will house the Royal Navy's giant new aircraft carriers in Portsmouth.
Cohort company SEA is launching a low cost, small Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW) solution based on application of its innovative thin line KraitArray towed sonar.
Cohort company SEA has built upon its credentials as a leading supplier of flight deck simulators by installing an Aircraft Procedural Trainer (APT) with Cranfield University Centre for Simulation and Analytics at the Defence
Defence Secretary Sir Michael Fallon visited the Royal Marines (RM) base at Chivenor last Friday to underline the importance of the South West to the defence of the UK.
Precision Technologies is building upon its 25 years presence in the aerospace sector by becoming the latest member of the Midlands Aerospace Alliance (MAA).
A Basingstoke company is set to deliver lifesaving medical monitors to the UK Armed Forces under a £14 million deal with the Ministry of Defence (MoD) that will sustain almost 50 jobs.
The US Navy has awarded BAE Systems a $42.9 million contract for the modernisation of the USS Vicksburg (CG 69), a Ticonderoga-class guided missile cruiser.
Distributor of capital equipment for the electronics assembly industry, Altus Group, has updated its product portfolio with the latest innovation from Rehm, specialists in thermal system solutions, which was presented at the recent IPC Apex Expo
The world's first modular glass-fibre, reinforced polymer bridge has been launched by Arup with Mabey becoming the first licensed distribution partner.
It was announced today that Kallman Worldwide will represent one of the GCC region's fastest-growing industry events, the Bahrain International Airshow (BIAS),in the United States, beginning with the 2018 edition.
Reflecting its close relationship with the Royal Air Force (RAF), the Royal International Air Tattoo (RIAT) has confirmed that this summer's flying display will feature some of the RAF's most iconic aircraft, including the world famous Red Arrows.
The Defence Secretary has announced the lowering of the baseline profit rate for contracts placed under Single Source Contract Regulations from 8.95% to 7.46%.
Over 900 units of the DefenCell MAC range of geotextile lined metal gabions have recently been delivered to the Tunisian authorities for deployment on the Tunisian Libyan border, which is part of Tunisia's ongoing efforts to enhance
Two former students from the Centre for International Security and Resilience (CISR) - Cranfield Defence and Security, Cranfield University - have become the highest-ranked military officers in their countries in recent weeks.
The MoD, via the Defence Science and Technology Laboratory's (Dstl's) Defence and Security Analysis Division, is seeking to appoint a contractor to lead, manage and deliver human social and behavioural sciences research for up
The F-35 Lightning II stealth fighter jet has successfully conducted its first firing trials of the MBDA Advanced Short Range Air-to-Air Missile (ASRAAM).
BAE Systems has issued a contract to the Czech company VOP CZ to produce components for BvS10 armoured all-terrain vehicles.
The Defence Science and Technology Laboratory's (Dstl) data science competition on Kaggle has attracted over 5,000 submitted solutions - equating to over £2.5 million of research - a seven fold return on the cost of running the
MBDA has unveiled a new short range air defence system called Mistral ATLAS-RC at HOMSEC 2017 (14-16 March, Madrid).
Design and innovation consultancy, Plextek have achieved the Cyber Essentials Plus Accreditation from independent certifying body, IASME.
At a time when UK industry is reportedly losing 50,000 talented young girls a year from science, technology and engineering jobs, one materials manufacturer is reversing the trend after recruiting a record number of females onto
Direct Tool Company (DTC) have just launched the new DEL500 Mobile Dust and Fume Extractor by Delton Tools.
SC Group has appointed Alison Kennett as Director and General Manager with responsibility for governance and operations of the engineering group's Devon, UK, headquartered businesses, which include Supacat, SC
Defence Secretary Sir Michael Fallon has announced that 1,500 UK organisations have now signed the Armed Forces Covenant and pledged to treat our Service personnel and veterans fairly.
A further series of flight trials of Eurofighter Typhoon with the low-collateral, high precision MBDA Brimstone air-to-surface weapon have been successfully completed at BAE Systems' site in Warton,
Cohort company SEA has utilised its aviation simulator technology to provide the Midlands Air Ambulance Charity with an interactive helicopter system aimed at bolstering public engagement.
CAE today announced that its Defence and Security business unit has expanded its operations in the United Arab Emirates by moving to new facilities in Abu Dhabi.
Work to ready a historic jetty at Her Majesty's Naval Dockyard Portsmouth for the arrival of the largest warships ever built for the Royal Navy has been completed.
QinetiQ North America (QNA) has received a $3 million contract from the US Air Force Life Cycle Management Center (AFLCMC) for its Wind Profiling Portable Radar (WiPPR) technology.
Cambridge Pixel has extended its range of primary radar input cards with the introduction of the dual-stream HPx-400e PCI Express radar acquisition card.
Enterprise Control Systems Ltd, Blighter Surveillance and Chess Dynamics have teamed up to develop the AUDS (Anti-UAV Defence System) to detect, track and defeat malicious and errant unmanned
Supacat and Rheinmetall MAN Military Vehicles Netherlands (RMMV NL) have teamed to offer Dutch-built Supacat Protected Vehicles for the 12kN air assault vehicle (AASLT) and a 12kN light-weight protected vehicle requirements as part of the
The first of the Royal Navy's new Offshore Patrol Vessels (OPVs) has been formally named in Scotland today.
One of the world's most advanced fighter jets will be making a welcome return to the Royal International Air Tattoo this summer as part of celebrations marking the 70th anniversary of the US Air Force.
Testing, calibration and advisory services provider, Exova, has signed a multi-million pound framework agreement with global Aerospace and Defence business, Saab, to deliver materials technology expertise and testing services over the next
Defence Minister Mark Lancaster has launched the Army Apprenticeship Awards as part of National Apprenticeship Week.
Kelvin Hughes will be launching its new drone detection system at the Home Office Security & Policing exhibition, Farnborough International Exhibition and Conference Centre, Hampshire (7-9 March).
On International Women's Day, Dr Lucy Mason (right) has been appointed as Head of the Defence and Security Accelerator.
Experts from Cohort company SEA will explain how the soldier of the future can be more effective when they present at the Future Soldier Technology conference in London on March 13-14.
SimCentric Technologies opened its North America Office on 1st March 2017, in Fayetteville, North Carolina.
Getac has today unveiled its first rugged mobile device designed specifically for the defence sector (based on focus group discussions with end users).
On 3 March GKN Aerospace's Fokker business and the Royal Netherlands Air Force (RNLAF) signed a multi-million Euro total support agreement for a five-year period, covering standard parts supply and services for all of the RNLAF's aircraft,