DE&S are a bespoke trading entity, and arm’s length body, of the Ministry of Defence. We manage a vast range of complex projects to buy and support all the equipment and services that the Royal Navy, British Army and Royal Air Force need to operate effectively. We work closely with industry, including through partnering agreements and private finance initiatives. Support to the UK’s fleet of warships is provided through the Surface Ship Support Alliance – an alliance between MOD, the RN and our key industrial partners, BAE Systems and Babcock International.
At BAE Systems, we provide some of the world’s most advanced, technology-led defence, aerospace and security solutions and employ a skilled workforce of some 82,500 people in over 40 countries. Working with customers and local partners, we develop, engineer, manufacture and support products and systems to deliver military capability, protect national security and people and keep critical information and infrastructure secure.
Schiebel focuses on the development, testing and production of state-of- the-art mine detection equipment and the CAMCOPTER® S-100 Unmanned Air System. The S-100 is a proven capability for military and civilian applications. The unmanned helicopter needs no prepared area or supporting launch or recovery equipment. It operates in day and night, under adverse weather conditions, with a beyond line-of- sight capability out to 200 km, both on land and at sea. The CAMCOPTER® has proved its maritime surveillance capability on 13 different classes of vessel so far in three oceans. It navigates via preprogrammed GPS waypoints or is operated with a pilot control unit.
Rolls-Royce has a world-class range of capabilitiesand expertise in the provision of advanced propulsion systems, support and design solutions for naval and governmental, offshore, oil and gas, and merchant vessels. Our marine business has equipment on over 30,000 vessels with 4,000 customers, including 70 navies, offering the widest range of marine products from a single supplier.
Rolls-Royce’s involvement in naval propulsion spans 50 years and has seen the company pioneer some of the most important technical advances in marine propulsion including the use of aero gas turbines for surface ship propulsion.
Fincantieri is one of the world's largest shipbuilding groups, as well as the first producer by diversification and presence in all high value-added sectors. With almost 19,200 employees and 20 shipyards in 4 continents, it is world leader in cruise ship construction and a reference player in other sectors.
In the naval field Fincantieri offers a wide range of products including surface ships, submarines, and special ships. It is the reference partner of the Italian Navy and serves numerous foreign customers, including the U.S. Navy and Coast Guard.
Leonardo, through its Helicopter Division, performs research, design, development, production, customer support and marketing of the AgustaWestland's extensive range of products that covers all the main helicopter weight categories, from the 1.8 tonne single-engine to the 16 tonne three-engine. The Helicopter Division is also committed to the study and introduction into the market of innovative technologies and platforms, including the TiltRotor that combines the advantages of the fixed-wing aircraft's speed/range/altitude with the helicopter's ability to vertically take off/land and hover into one platform, and remotely controlled/optionally piloted helicopters.
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The Marine and Technology division of Babcock is the UK’s leading maritime support business and the largest provider of engineering support services to the Royal Navy. With its broad range of engineering and technical skills, the division delivers a wide array of design, build, training and through-life engineering services to the defence, commercial marine and energy markets in the UK and internationally.
We believe in strong partnering relationships with our customers and developing a strong understanding of their operational ethos and thus enabling the development of products, services and solutions that fully meet their needs and expectations.
ZF Marine Propulsion Systems
Government vessels, including those deployed by coast guards, customs authorities and navies, require high performance, yet durable propulsion systems to fulfil the tasks they are assigned to. ZF’s business unit Marine Propulsion Systems offers state-of-the-art products, complemented by a comprehensive range of peripheral equipment. Additionally, ZF Marine Propulsion Systems provides a thorough consultancy and aftersales support to ensure customers purchase the best best solution for their specific marine propulsion requirements.
Bronswerk Group is the leader in engineered heating, ventilating, air-conditioning and refrigeration (HVAC&R) and has been a certified ISO 9001 company since the 1980s. We also design, manufacture and supply Special Equipment such as radar environmental control units and ventilation protection systems including blast valves, nuclear/biological/chemical protection systems (NBC/CBRN Systems).
As a major supplier of HVAC-R systems and equipment for Navies and Coast Guards around the globe, Bronswerk has developed a solid reputation for delivering a complete turnkey service from cradle to grave. A one-stop service provider, Bronswerk is renowned for its HVAC-R systems engineering and for its quality equipment and installations. It is also dedicated to delivering complete, professional life-cycle management to ensure our HVAC-R systems continue to operate at their optimum for decades to come.
Ravestein is specialized in the design & construction of heavy marine steel structures, such as Backhoe Dredgers, Bridges, Ro-Ro Linkspans, Pontoons, Crane Barges, lock and dock gates and Caissons.
The newest development called SKYLIFT is a submersible Jack-up platform that can jack up to 16000 tons for the removal of oil rigs on the North Sea, or for the transport of gravity bases for offshore wind parks.
The submersible Skylift 3000 (tons payload) has been finished in 2016 and been used for many drydocking jobs and for putting ships from the water onto the quay and vice versa.
Through customised solutions and services, Wärtsilä Marine Solutions / Navy sets out to be the most valued business partner with a broad offering for Mechanical and Electrical Systems , Specialised Engineering and Project Management Services for meeting a range of Naval & Coastguard requirements. We are well positioned in particular for meeting the most stringent special naval requirements, such as Noise Reduction ( SBN & ABN ), Shock Resistance, Integrated Logistic Support ( ILS ), Export Control and Localisation Programs.
DESMI has a history going back many years of providing pumping solutions for military applications not least within the Naval sector. Client demands for equipment reliability under adverse conditions have made our solutions the choice of many Navies. We offer more than 100 pump types within our range and do not compromise when it comes to product applications. Within our portfolio we have products to fit most client expectations.
The DESMI Design Team adapts our standard range to Military Off The Shelf (MOTS) equipment, meeting client shock requirements. We 3-D model equipment to contract requirements – and our project management includes the provision of test certification and Integrated Logistic Support documentation.
David Brown Santasalo
David Brown Santasalo has been an integral part of the defence industry for more than 100 years. As a leading supplier of assurance critical gearing, David Brown Santasalo is always at the forefront of new technologies and has supplied more than 10,000 gear systems to a range of land and marine applications globally. Our references include gearing for the Type 26 Global Combat Ship as well as Type 23 Frigates, Rauma and Hamina class missile boats and Astute Class Submarines.
From new, custom engineered gear systems to a full range of in-service support, David Brown Santasalo is your partner in land and marine defence gearing solutions.
Parker Hannifin - Filtration Group/Water Purification
For over 30 years Parker Village Marine (VMT) has been a supplier of RO Desalination Equipment to the US Navy and US Coast Guard. We are proud that our steadfast commitment to the design, engineering and manufacture of the worlds most advanced RO equipment has helped improve the quality of life while underway for the men and women who serve. From potable water for drinking and showers to high-purity permeate for various shipboard applications, Parker Village Marine is your choice for Fresh Water from the sea.
Our in-house design, manufacturing and testing capabilities coupled with our synergistic family of companies are unequalled in the industry and uniquely position Parker VMT to provide the toughest most reliable MIL-SPEC RO equipment
Thordon Bearings Inc., a Thomson-Gordon Group company, is a family-owned company that operates a state-of-the-art polymer processing plant as well as in-house design, CAD and New Product Development facilities in Burlington, Ontario, Canada. We manufacture to ISO 9001:2008 Quality System requirements. An extensive distribution network has been established in over 70 countries to service our global customer base.
We supply bearings that use water to lubricate the bearings in marine and industrial applications, where many other bearings still use oil and grease to lubricate the bearings. We have always focused on the fact that Thordon journal bearings reduce the environmental impact for users, allowing them to eliminate any risk of criminal, civil and administrative penalties and other adverse reactions such as bad public relations that may occur from oil or grease leaking into rivers, lakes or seas.
REINTJES Britain & Ireland
REINTJES Britain & Ireland is part of the REINTJESGmbH organisation - a global specialist in propulsion technology. Our extensive product portfolio includes high quality marine gearboxes for conventional main drives and complex system solutions. The experience of REINTJES enables us to offer specialist Naval solutions related shock, noise and hybrid drives. The REINTJES Global service extends from initial design through to total life support of the products. Whether “COTS” or specialist products, our objective is to provide propulsion system packager, shipbuilder and operator real value and commitment. Please get in contact so we can start a dialogue.
Dominis Engineering specializes in designing, machining and measurement of marine propellers, water jet impellers and hydro turbine runners. The company has developed state-of- the-art technology for CNC milling of sculptured surfaces to final form and finish. This technology eliminates hand finishing from the manufacturing process.
Dominis has extensive experience in full 5-axis machining of monoblock propellers, water jet impellers in duplex stainless steel and turbine blades in stainless steel.
Anglo Belgian Corporation
Anglo Belgian Corporation (ABC) is a leading European manufacturer of medium speed engines and generating sets for marine applications. Our company was established in 1912. Over the past years, we have grown a solid reputation in providing marine propulsion solutions for naval ships operating in calm and rough seas all over the world. Our engine spare parts are NATO-codified.
As an open source engine manufacturer, we oﬀer you the advantage of choosing reliable and customized solutions for your specific requirements. We are focused on manufacturing qualitative products delivering the best performance every hour and every day of the year.
We are ﬂexible and at your service, so don’t hesitate to contact a member of our team.
Premaberg is a specialist manufacturer of high efficiency air intake separation and filtration systems for the protection of gas turbines, diesel engines, engine rooms and HVAC equipment.
Our separation and filtration systems are used extensively around the world by over 40 navies to protect sophisticated equipment from the harmful ingress of salt water and solid contaminants. They are installed on a wide range of naval vessels; commercial ships including cruise ships; offshore oil and gas platforms.
Premaberg products are designed and manufactured to meet customers’ specific requirements, in compliance with our ISO9001 certified quality system at our UK premises.
Kent Modular Electronics
Kent Modular Electronics (KME) is a worldwide leading designer and manufacturer of rugged LCD monitors for Military, Marine, Rail and Industrial applications. Established in 1976, KME produce a range of standard Military displays and custom designs that are IP67 sealed and designed & manufactured to comply with MIL-STDs and DEF STANs for shelter, vehicle, shipborne and airborne applications.
KME’s extensive Military range provides long-term continuity of supply through design to maintain form, fit and function and are available in configurations for portable, demountable, control room, shelter, vehicle and ship-borne applications. The monitors range from 3.5” handheld to 55” large format. KME’s design techniques make our monitors ideal for use in demanding Military applications for C4ISTAR, weapon control, radar, navigation, vehicle operation and personal portable soldier use, at competitive costs in Land, Sea and Air environments.
In addition to the supply of displays from our standard range, KME can undertake design and manufacture of custom designs to meet specific requirements.
For more information please visit www.kme.co.uk or contact our sales team:
Tel: +44 (0)1634 830123
Damen Schelde Naval Shipbuilding
Damen Defence & Security
Damen Shipyards Group’s defence and security
portfolio is perfectly suited to today’s maritime security
challenges. From fast interceptors and modular
auxiliary vessels to the most sophisticated combatants
and from highly efficient coast guard boats to state-of-
the-art air defence frigates and strategic joint support
ships – it includes virtually every type of vessel that a
modern navy demands. From 7 metres long and all the
way up to 200+ metres.
We have the experience – just look back at our 140-
year history. Constantly striving to deliver the best,
Damen Schelde Naval Shipbuilding has designed, built
and developed vessels for naval clients all over the
PIENING PROPELLER sets great value on high efficiency of the propellers produced in her own factory. Three of the propellers' strong points are:
- Poor noise development
- Low vibration level
- Prevention of cavitation pitting
With our high class production, individual layouts, short delivery times and high degree of reliability we have acquired a good reputation which stretches far in excess of Germany.
PIENING PROPELLER considers itself to be a partner of the commercial shipping industry as well as the yacht builders and yacht building industry.