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Adler and Allan

Adler and Allan provide a range of compliance and resilience solutions based on mechanical & electrical services, asset management, civil engineering, and tank and fuel services to support the Defence Sector. This includes Planned Preventive Maintenance (PPM), reactive servicing and repair, installation works and project management as well as fuel infrastructure consultancy – design and build. Adler and Allan has a dedicated team of specialist technicians, who hold the required site permit passes, appropriate security clearances and training courses to work on military bases. We maintain over 100 million litres of fuel storage annually to ensure compliance and safety, have undertaken over 500 inspections at defence sites over the last five years, with zero reportable incidents in the last seven years and 100% safety compliance.


ADS Group Ltd

ADS is the Premier Trade Organisation for all companies operating in the UK Aerospace, Defence, Security and Space sectors. The industries represented by ADS are vital to the UK economy and are major drivers of growth and prosperity. The sector activities within ADS are designed to respond to the priority needs indicated by Members.

Allan Webb Limited

Allan Webb Ltd is a leading supplier of Technical Documentation, Inventory Optimisation, Obsolescence Management, Data Capture and Management, Procurement, Supportability Engineering, Codification and Training services to government, industry and commercial clients worldwide. Our unrivaled track record and unique mix of capabilities makes us a provider of choice to many organisations.

Angus Fire

Angus Fire is a global leader in supplying firehose, firefighting foam concentrates and fire equipment to a wide range of market sectors such as oil and gas, airports and harbours, military bases and fire brigades. Our Flexible Pipelines division manufactures layflat hose used for fluid transfer solutions in a wide range of applications including military.


Ansell Lighting are a long established, award winning major player in the lighting industry that provides a comprehensive range of high quality, predominantly LED luminaires to worldwide commercial, domestic, industrial and architectural markets. We offer a full, complimentary site survey, lighting design and energy calculation service. Ansell Lighting is a Carbon Trust Accredited Supplier, a member of the Lighting Industry Association.


Army Commercial

The Army Commercial team provides critical Commercial Support to the Army across a wide range of its activity. The team of Commercial experts are pivotal in ensuring the Army can deliver their operational capability on the front line. We provide commercial advice to the Army, enter into contractual commitments, manage contracts and the relationship with Industry and seek to drive efficiencies at all stages of the acquisition cycle.

Awen Collective

Awen Collective is improving the whole digital forensics & incident response for critical national infrastructure and manufacturing sectors. Awen Collective do this by developing innovative off-the-shelf and bespoke software, and by providing innovative services to infrastructure, manufacturing, the military, police and security service providers.

BAE Systems

BAE Systems provides world-leading design and manufacturing services to deliver highly complex electronic integrated systems, sub-systems and modules for high integrity applications. We are able to take ideas from concept design through to manufacture, assembly, test and installation; achieving the highest of standards and providing through-life support services.

Our capabilities range from prototype to small batch and high volume production, and areas of expertise include: assembly, integration and test; printed electronic circuits; radio frequency and microwave microelectronics; test systems, and specialist manufacturing services.  Our use of cutting-edge techniques delivers world-class performance.


Blancco is the industry standard in data erasure and mobile device diagnostics. Blancco data erasure solutions provide thousands of organizations with the tools they need to add an additional layer of security to their endpoint security policies through secure erasure of IT assets. All erasures are verified and certified through a tamper-proof audit trail.  Blancco data erasure solutions have been tested, certified, approved and recommended by 18 governing bodies and leading organizations around the world. No other data erasure software can boast this level of compliance with the rigorous requirements set by government agencies, legal authorities and independent testing laboratories.

Day Planner Sponsor


An award-winning UK company with over 30 years’ experience designing, manufacturing and servicing leading-edge COTS, customised and bespoke server, rack, notebook and tablet solutions.
Partnered with market leaders and with in-house design, engineering and test capabilities, we deliver standard and complex projects on time and in budget. Visit us on booth 105.

Lanyard Sponsor

CDS Defence & Security

CDS Defence & Security is a technical consultancy working to enhance operational effectiveness and bring about behavioural change in the defence and security sector. Through support engineering, we ensure the safe and effective use of defence equipment. Through training, we help to shape the development of future leadership in the Armed Forces, and through Information Assurance, we protect the confidentiality, integrity and availability of information, data and knowledge.

Clark-Drain Ltd

Clark-Drain designs and manufactures chamber access systems to accommodate and protect underground infrastructure. Our heavy duty chambers, coupled with a variety of security covers and bespoke security cover solutions that comply with JSP 604 Part 2 – Regulations for the Installation of Information Communication Technology, deliver complete solutions for the MOD, Government Establishments, NavyNet and the RAF.


From our Codification roots, CMCA(UK) has diversified our business portfolio and are now recognized as one of the leading service providers for Procurement Solutions, OM and Long Term Storage. Our customers mainly reside in the Military, Marine, Nuclear, Pharmaceutical and Oil & Gas industries, although our services have been designed to meet the needs of almost any environment. We take pride in offering a wide range of Procurement Solutions, utilising the knowledge and experienced of our teams in Procurement and Codification and are able to support many customers regarding the sourcing of difficult to find items across the world.

Gold Sponsor

Commerce Decisions

Commerce Decisions delivers the AWARD® strategic evaluation and ADVANCE™ bid management solutions.  Together they support the delivery of the best possible outcome on complex, high risk procurements.

AWARD® has been deployed by the UK MOD since 2001; providing project teams with the confidence that they are dealing with procurement challenges efficiently, meeting the demands of procurement regulations and delivering robust decisions that are open to external scrutiny.

The ADVANCE™ software solution brings focus and structure to the bidding process, proven to increase bid scores by up to 7%.

CP Cases

CP Cases designs and manufactures high-performance, protective cases, racks and foam machining for transportation, operation and storage of essential equipment across a range of military applications. Many of our products are accredited to MIL-STD-810, rated IP65 and carry NATO stock numbers. Visit booth no: 80a to find out more.


Cranfield University

Cranfield University is one of the world’s leading universities for defence and security education, research and consultancy.
Cranfield provides specialist knowledge to industry, security and emergency services, military, governments and NGOs, underpinning defence and security sector reform around the world. UK No 1 for Engineering and Technology postgraduates, we offer the only specialist MBA in Defence in Europe while educating overseas Governments in complex security environments.


Crown Commercial Service

CCS is the UK’s biggest public procurement organisation. We work closely with the MoD to save time and money buying business goods and services so they can focus on front-line services. Our solutions are free of charge, and help achieve maximum value by leveraging commercial expertise and national buying power.


Defence Contracts International (DCI)

Defence Contracts International is the world’s leading global defence and security intelligence solution. DCI provides customers with an all-encompassing overview of their marketplace including all the knowledge and tools they require to gain that all-important first mover advantage. DCI’s precision intelligence allows businesses to unleash their growth potential across the defence, security and counter terrorism, emergency.


MOD – Defence Cyber Protection Partnership

The DCPP is a partnership between MOD and industry to decide upon cyber security standards across the defence supply chain. Their Cyber Security Model went live in April 2017 for tier one suppliers and was extended to all in October 2017. Proportionate protection is a key principle of this initiative.


Defence Equipment and Support (DE&S)

Defence Equipment and Support equips and supports the UK’s Armed Forces for current and future operations. Employing approximately 18,000 people with a budget of some £14bn, DE&S has headquarters in Bristol with other sites across the UK and overseas. DE&S acquires and supports equipment and services including ships, aircraft, vehicles and weapons, information systems and satellite communications.


Defence Infrastructure Organisation

The Defence Infrastructure Organisation (DIO) plays a vital role in supporting our armed forces by building, maintaining and servicing the infrastructure needed to support defence.

Official Media Partner

Defence Online

Defence Online, the official media partner of DPRTE is one of the fastest-growing communities of key decision makers representing defence sector buyers and influencers within the Ministry of Defence, Prime Contractors and Industry. Providing up-to-date and informative news, insight and intelligence, Defence Online allows organisations to engage directly with a range of sector-based solutions, designed specifically to enhance your knowledge and understanding of this ever-evolving marketplace.


The Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (Dstl)

The Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (Dstl) is the UK’s leading Government agency responsible for delivering high-impact science and technology for the UK’s defence, security and prosperity.

Dstl brings together the defence and security S&T community, including industry, academia, wider Government and international partners, to provide sensitive and specialist S&T services to MOD and wider Government.


Defence and Security Accelerator

The Accelerator is formed of personnel from the Ministry of Defence, the Defence Science and Technology Laboratory, Defence Equipment and Support and the Home Office.

The Defence and Security Accelerator focuses on innovations which can provide advantage to defence and national security to protect the UK from its adversaries.

It will fund the development of suppliers’ innovative ideas and provide support through to potential application. The Accelerator will also fund innovations for defence and security which support economic growth and prosperity in the UK.

Gold Sponsor

Dell EMC

DellEMC is working together with the Ministry of Defence, Defence Systems Integrators and Defence Contractors in simplifying the acquisition of secure, agile solutions tailored for the demands of defending national interests.


Department for International Trade (DIT) Defence & Security Organisation (DSO)

The aim of Department for International Trade (DIT) is to help UK companies to win overseas business in these lucrative markets. DIT works with industry to build and maintain relationships with overseas customers, providing the essential government-to-government interaction.

DIEM Analytics

DIEM’s mission is to help defence make decisions in a way that ensures buy-in from those whose support is needed to realise the benefits. We do this by developing visualisations, simulations, and decision-aides that inform, explain and even automate decisions, from the tactical to the strategic level.


Dimensions is the UK’s leading supplier of bespoke corporate clothing and one of the most respected brands in the industry; proudly supplying NHS Scotland since 2009.  Offering a fully managed service, Dimensions take responsibility for the full service provision from cradle to grave and deliver successful clothing programmes for people at work.


DREHTAINER is a designer and manufacturer of protected and soft-skinned special containers. Our solutions – protected against ballistic and blast threats and HF-shielded – are fundamental components in the protection of camps and for special applications and employed e.g. as accommodations, MP stations, FOB’s, containerised watchtowers, command posts or EW containers.


EINSA is a Spanish company with 40 years experience in the aviation industry. During this time, it has established itself as a leader in the design, development, manufacture, installation and support of the most technologically advanced military and civil Ground Support Equipment (GSE).


Epson is a global technology leader dedicated to connecting people, things and information with its original efficient, compact and precision technologies. With a lineup that ranges from inkjet printers and digital printing systems to 3LCD projectors, watches and industrial robots, the company is focused on driving innovations and exceeding customer expectations in inkjet, visual communications, wearables and robotics.


Euroquartz Ltd is a British owned, AS9100 qualified quartz crystal manufacturer of high specification HC49U, UM1, UM5 crystals and military clock oscillators.

Utilising long standing strategic relationships with specialist manufacturers, Euroquartz offer a high level of traceability and engineering support, making the company an ideal partner for Commercial-Off- The-Shelf programmes.

F’real Foods

You’ve discovered the greatest tasting frozen beverages on the planet, blended to your liking, because we know that when it comes to milkshakes, thickness matters. With over 20k locations over the US, you can’t miss us. So check us out and remember that whenever, whatever, & however you make it, make it f’real.

GRAS Sound & Vibration

GRAS Sound & Vibration UK will be highlighting a wide range of high-performance measurement microphones and acoustic accessories for defence testing applications. Amongst the products on display will be the 146AE ultra-rugged microphone, the compact flush mount turbulence screen microphone kit, as well as surface and low noise microphones.

Greenstreet Berman Ltd

We are an independent consultancy specialising in Human Factors/Ergonomics, Safety Culture and Behavioural Psychology. We provide assessment, design, advisory, research and training services to the MOD and defence contractors and across many other sectors including Transport, Energy and petro-chemicals, to enhance operational and human capability, personnel wellbeing and system safety.


Handheld’s line-up of rugged PDAs and mobile computers are specifically developed for use in tough environments such as Police, Fire, Ambulance, geomatics, logistics, public transportation, construction, mining, field service, utilities, public safety, military and security. Handheld will be showcasing a number of new products at DPRTE including Algiz 8X Rugged 4G/LTE Vehicle Mounted Tablet PC and the Nautiz X9 Rugged Android PDA.


Part of Condition Monitoring Group Ltd., Helitune are the market leaders in design and manufacture of Vibration Analysis and Health Monitoring Equipment. We can design and supply innovative Health Monitoring systems, data analysis services and software, and bespoke engineering services including the re-engineering of aged or obsolete equipment.


Hellios has unique expertise in providing total supplier information management solutions that provide the highest degree of quality in the most cost effective manner for buyers and suppliers. Hellios develops communities of buying organisations to provide third party risk management processes by collecting validating and monitoring suppliers data.

Hugh James

Hugh James is a top 100 UK law firm offering a comprehensive range of commercial legal services to clients across the public and private sectors. The Defence team is led by a former MoD senior commercial lawyer who has an in-depth understanding procurement and commercial agreements in the defence sector.

Hutchinson Stop-choc

Hutchinson Stop-choc is a leading manufacturer of anti-vibration and shock isolation mountings, avionics racking, illuminated aircraft cockpit displays and panels.  We provide solutions to a wide range of aerospace and defence clients globally and are industry experts in naval shock mounts and supply UK MOD X, Y, R, J mounts.


HYTORC’s mission is to optimize safety, quality and schedule in industrial bolting through innovative solutions. We make industrial bolting safer and simpler. We offer a full line of superior hydraulic, pneumatic and electric torque & tension tools that feature the most advanced technology available.


Ingenieur are a key supplier of small and medium volume complex CNC machined components to the Aerospace and Defence industries. All high precision components are manufactured to AS9100 rev D quality standards and can be supplied with F.A.I.R’s and full traceability if required

Insight Trans Logistics Ltd

Insight Trans Logistics Ltd have been serving the business community since 1998. We specialise in providing European logistic services to a wide customer base, our friendly and professional staff are here to answer any questions you may have about our company and services. Whether you need general distribution services or pan European logistic services we have what you need. We offer the transportation of a variety of loads, from abnormal and heavy haulage, through to extensive European groupage, container and specialist project work.


Intrafocus is a business performance management consultancy and software reseller. The software, provided by Spider Strategies®, is a KPI and scorecard management system linking KPIs to goals, strategic objectives, and initiatives or projects. Intrafocus runs strategy and balanced scorecard workshops to help organisations build, implement and manage strategy.


Founded in 1960, Ipeco Holdings Ltd is now in its third generation of family ownership.

From precision engineering and electronic power management solutions, to high performance structures in both metallic and composite materials, to pilot comfort and safety, to the ultimate galley environment, it’s all about rigorous manufacturing standards for challenging environments.

Ipeco’s primary markets comprise aerospace, defence and space; industrial, automotive, rail and medical



Information Systems and Services (or Information Systems & Services or ISS) is a Cluster within the Joint Forces Command Top Level Budget of the UK Ministry of Defence. With its headquarters at Corsham, Wiltshire, and satellite sites including Andover, Bicester, Henlow, Stanbridge, Bath and Yeovilton, it currently employs around 5,000 people


Knowledge Transfer Network

Established to foster better collaboration between science, creativity and business, KTN has specialist teams covering all sectors of the economy – from defence and aerospace to the creative industries, the built environment to biotechnology and robotics. KTN has helped thousands of businesses secure funding to drive innovation. And we support them through their business cycle to see that investment through to success.

Krauss-Maffei Wegmann

Krauss-Maffei Wegmann, a member of the German-French defense technology group KNDS, leads the European market for highly protected wheeled and tracked vehicles. At locations in Germany, Brazil, Greece, Mexico, Singapore, the UK and the USA more than 4.000 employees develop, manufacture and support the product portfolio.

Lincad Ltd

Lincad designs and manufactures bespoke batteries, chargers and power management systems
for military and other specialist applications.
Our expertise continues to take product performance to new limits, producing lighter, more powerful batteries with faster, more flexible charging solutions.
Lincad works to UK Defence Standards and US Military Standards where specified.

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Ministry of Defence (MOD)

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MOD Defence Contracts Online

MOD Defence Contracts Online / Bulletin is the only official source of UK MOD contract opportunities, giving you completely FREE access to all UK MOD contracts and awards over £10,000 in one place. Register today with www.contracts.mod.uk and create your unique supplier profile to receive daily email alerts containing the latest UK MOD opportunities relevant to your business.


Navy Commercial

Navy Commercial provide commercial services to the Royal Navy, Royal Marines and the Royal Fleet Auxiliary across a wide range of its activities and our team of Commercial experts are fundamental in enabling their objectives are met. We provide advice on the procurement process, departmental strategy and policy and market and sourcing options, we enter into contractual commitments and manage the contracts and relationships with industry whilst seeking to drive efficiencies at all stages of the acquisition cycle.



NDI, EEF’s defence experts, offer supply chain sourcing and development services to businesses of all sizes in the defence, aerospace, space and security sectors.
Additionally, NDI offers membership to companies in these sectors, providing representation and policymaking influence to magnify the voice of the industry and individual companies. NDI actively promotes global business opportunities for its members, through working directly with prime contractors, systems integrators, the MoD, and supply network companies.

Gold Sponsor


NetApp is the data authority for hybrid cloud. We provide a range of hybrid cloud data services that simplify management of applications and data across cloud and on-premises environments to accelerate digital transformation. We empower organizations to unleash the full potential of their data to foster innovation and optimize operations.


NEXEYA designs, creates, manufactures, tests, maintains, and upgrades high-criticality electronic equipment and systems.

NEXEYA also provides specialized maintenance and obsolescence treatment for system manufacturers

NG Bailey

We are one of the leading independent engineering and services businesses in the UK. Everything we do at NG Bailey is driven by our vision – to create exceptional environments for present and future generations. For almost a century, we have delivered operational and technical excellence across a range of sectors – bringing buildings and infrastructure to life.

PME Power Systems Group Ltd

PME Group are the UK & Ireland importer for MAN high speed marine engines, parts and service.

MAN is a world leading manufacturer of high-speed marine engines from 200 – 2000 HP. PME Group has been a leading partner of MAN for over 20 years. With ISO 9001 & JOSCAR accreditation.


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Platinum Sponsor

RPAS Service

RPAS Service Ltd design and build large commercial UAV’s, both fixed-wing. and Multi-rotor. Sat-Com capable aircraft, with the ability to fulfill a multitude of operational scenarios. Everything from extreme long-range scanning and surveillance, to heavy-lift operations for accurately delivering large payloads over long distances, whatever you need we can help!

RUD Chains Ltd

RUD Chains Ltd, provide specialist and standard Lifting, Lashing and Traction solutions for the Armed Forces Worldwide. On Land, Sea and Air. RUD is ISO 9001 certified and is renowned for delivering high quality chain products to suit the most demanding military applications. RUD’s specialty is in providing customers with highly-engineered, standard and special solutions when presented with load securing, overhead lifting and traction problems.


SBRI / Innovate UK

SBRI is a well-established process to connect public sector challenges with innovative ideas from industry. It generates new business opportunities for companies, provides SMEs a route to market for their ideas and bridges the seed funding gap experienced by many early stage companies. It supports economic growth and enables the development of innovative products and services through the public procurement of R&D.


Silvertronic is a UK based designer and manufacturer. Recently added to their extensive offering is a range of NSN Codified kits and accessories. These kits and accessories are being extensively used by various Air Forces and Commercial airlines worldwide. These products can be modified to suit particular needs and requirements.

Spring Solutions

Spring Solutions are a Supply Chain Management expert specialising in the provision of Fasteners, Hardware, and Chemicals & Consumables to the Aerospace & Defence Industries. Based in West Lothian, Scotland, we operate from a 200,000 sq ft warehouse, our dedicated team of experts have over 150 years’ experience in the industry, when you speak with Spring Solutions you are talking with an industry expert who wants to get to know your business and make your job easier.

SSE Enterprise

SSE Enterprise Contracting is one of the largest contracting businesses in the UK, offering a broad scope of mechanical and electrical services from our 50 regional offices. Our customers trust us to deliver everything from the straightforward to highly complex energy infrastructure projects through a combination of innovation, collaboration and expertise.


Submarine Delivery Agency

The Submarine Delivery Agency (SDA) is an Executive Agency of the Ministry of Defence. The vision and primary purpose of the SDA is to lead a high-performing, industrial enterprise to deliver the United Kingdom’s submarine capability safely and securely, and more effectively and cost-efficiently every year.

Team Leidos

Team Leidos, supporting the MOD in modernising infrastructure, systems and processes by delivering improved efficiency through the Logistic Commodities and Services Transformation Programme. A 13 year, £6.7 Billion contract providing Procurement, Inventory and Category Management of commodity items (Food, Clothing, Fuels, Batteries, Medical, General Supplies) alongside Storage and Distribution of MOD material.


Techsil is an ISO 9001 certified supplier of specialist consumables which include gaskets, o-rings, adhesives, silicones, lubricants and coatings for defence, aerospace and electronics applications. Our expertise includes full technical support from our application engineers, custom repackaging, export packing and shipping of hazardous goods and stock management. We are JOSCAR approved.



techUK represents the companies and technologies that are defining today the world that we will live in tomorrow. techUK membership is constructed of over 950 companies, who collectively employ approximately 700,000 people, about half of all tech sector jobs in the UK. These companies range from leading FTSE 100 companies to new innovative start-ups from a number of UK members covering a range of sectors; Defence, Security, Health, Finance and Energy. Two thirds of our members are small and medium-sized businesses.

techUK is committed to helping its members and the sector grow. For more information please visit: www.techuk.org

Tees Components

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Tensar International Ltd has been working alongside the Royal Engineers since the Falkland War in 1982, where we helped to repair, expand and strengthen the runway at Port Stanley Airport rapidly and reliably under open fire. Since then, our products have been endorsed and used in hundreds of applications by the Royal Engineers to provide fast, sustainable, cost effective and safe construction earthwork solutions. Tensar is the inventor and leading manufacturer of polymeric geogrids that are used world-wide to reinforce earth retaining walls and slopes and to stabilise roadways, rail tracks, working platforms, carparks and any other structures at grade to provide safe and fast access for heavy plant, including military vehicles, over wet, weak and challenging terrain.

Total IA

Total IA Ltd is a Mechanical and Electronic design and integration company with a dedicated Lab and Production facility based in Gloucester. UK owned and operated, our experienced team has a strong pedigree in the design, production and support of Electronics capabilities with long established record of success in the field of EMC and TEMPEST equipment for Defence and Government. Bespoke and discrete, high-grade, Electronic/Mechanical capabilities with specialist knowledge in Communications, EMC, RADHAZ & TEMPEST, we work direct to the UK government and to Defence primes. Our ‘Projectworks’ team, working with the University of Gloucestershire and local entrepreneurs, help turn ideas into reality, with design, development and the production of concept demonstrators.


Tri-Wall is the original manufacturer of Defence packaging in the UK and Europe. We pride ourselves with providing packaging solutions that meet the rugged needs of Defence logistics while minimising the associated costs. Whether it is dangerous Goods, export or returnable packaging, talk to Tri-Wall and let us help you.

TVS Supply Chain Solutions

TVS Supply Chain Solutions (TVS SCS) is a global provider of world class, end-to-end supply chain services across a variety of sectors with an emphasis in Defence. We are specialists in transforming supply chain and logistics through efficiency and visibility to deliver improved performance and a reduction to operating costs.


UK Defence Solutions Centre (UKDSC)

The UK Defence Solutions Centre is a new, impartial organisation which enables us to listen to export customers, identifying concepts and solutions, and bring industry and government innovations together to deliver solutions that are fast, economic and strategic.



The Department of Defense is an executive branch department of the US federal government charged with coordinating and supervising all agencies and functions of the government concerned directly with national security and the United States Armed Forces.


Vaisala is a global leader in environmental and industrial measurement. Vaisalas offering to the defense and safety institutes includes a versatile range of high-end products, integrated measurement systems and services. Vaisalas weather observation systems and solutions support operational decision-making and improve safety and efficiency in air, land and sea operations. Many national defense organizations also control civilian airports and contribute to national weather forecasts.


Veeam® recognises the new challenges organisations face in enabling the Always-On Enterprise™, companies that must operate 24.7.365. Veeam has pioneered a new market of Availability for the Always-On Enterprise™ by helping organisations meet recovery time and point objectives (RTPO™) of less than 15 minutes for any application, any data, on any cloud.


Wickens is a leading industrial racking manufacturer with the ability to design, manufacture and install heavy duty storage solutions.

UK based, Wickens is an ISO 9001:2015 and CE marking compliant company with a reputation for delivering robust and practical bespoke solutions of the highest quality based on customers’ particular requirements.

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Wood Group

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