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Frazer-Nash Consultancy is a leading systems and engineering technology company.
Our consultants apply their expertise and know-how to develop, enhance and protect our clients’ critical assets, systems and processes.
We’re renowned for our work in the aerospace, transport, nuclear, marine, defence, power and energy sectors and our security and resilience expertise.
Our Systems Approach helps us respond to our clients’ challenges. Our experts work with them to understand the whole range of financial, operational, organisational, people and other issues that surround their technical needs. And we use this understanding to deliver demonstrable business and technical value.
The depth of our knowledge base means we can transfer the skills, experience and best practice from one area to benefit our clients in other fields. Our expertise comes not from a single engineering perspective, but from detailed knowledge of a broad range of disciplines and their application across different markets.
Listening to our clients and understanding their business needs is key to our success. We want our clients to be delighted by working with a company that genuinely understands their business, the challenges they face and what’s really important to them – a high-quality result, complete reliability, value for money and a clear competitive edge.
Yamazaki Mazak's corporate philosophy has three core elements: “High Quality”, “Advanced” and “International” and these values have underpinned the development of “world manufacturing” by offering machine tools and laser machines that satisfy manufacturers' needs. We focus our efforts to develop products that enable breakthrough improvements in productivity. We have set up more than 70 technology centers and technical centers around the world in order to provide perfect total solutions and fast support on a global level.
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Airbus is an international pioneer in the aerospace industry. We are a leader in designing, manufacturing and delivering aerospace products, services and solutions to customers on a global scale. We aim for a better-connected, safer and more prosperous world.
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Renishaw is one of the world's leading engineering and scientific technology companies, with expertise in precision measurement and healthcare. The company supplies products and services used in applications as diverse as jet engine and wind turbine manufacture, through to 3D printing, dentistry and brain surgery.
The Renishaw Group currently has more than 70 offices in 35 countries, with over 4,000 employees, of which 2,700 people are employed within the UK. For the year ended June 2016 Renishaw achieved sales of £436.6 million of which 95% was due to exports. The company's largest markets are China, USA, Germany and Japan.
BAE Systems provides some of the world’s most advanced, technology-led defence, aerospace and security solutions and employs a skilled workforce of some 82,500 people in over 40 countries. Working with customers and local partners, it develops, engineers, manufactures and supports products and systems to deliver military capability, protect national security and people and keep critical information and infrastructure secure.
Energy Efficiency and Sustainability
Founded in 1914 and headquartered in France, Desoutter Industrial Tools is a global leader in electric and pneumatic assembly tools serving a wide range of assembly and manufacturing operations, including Aerospace, Automotive, Light and Heavy Vehicles, Off-Road, General Industry. Desoutter offers a comprehensive range of Solutions (tools, service and projects) to meet the specific demands of local and global customers in over 170 countries. The company designs, develops and delivers innovative quality industrial tool solutions, including air and electric Screwdrivers, Advanced Assembly Tools, Advance Drilling Units, Air Motors and Torque Measurement Systems.
For over 30 years, 3D Systems has been bridging the gap between inspiration and innovation by connecting our customers with the expertise and digital manufacturing workflow required to solve their business, design or engineering problems.
Born from a spark of inspiration in 1983, 3D Systems has run on innovation ever since. Co-founded by the inventor of 3D printing, Charles (“Chuck”) Hull, 3D Systems has grown into a global 3D solutions company focused on connecting our customers with the expertise and digital manufacturing workflow required to solve their business, design or engineering problems.
From digitization, design and simulation through manufacturing, inspection and management, our comprehensive portfolio of technologies provides a seamless, customizable workflow designed to optimize products and processes while accelerating outcomes. With advanced hardware, software and materials as well as on demand manufacturing services and a global team of experts, we are on a mission to transform businesses through manufacturing innovation.