20 June 2011
20 June 2011
Beagle Technology Group (formerly Beagle Aerospace) has restructured and now comprises six new Beagle companies including Beagle Composites.
The new companies include; Maintenance Repair & Overhaul, Aerospace, Defence, Composites, Treatments and Precision.
John Taylor, Managing Director, said “The past 10 months has been a very exciting time for the Company: we have undergone a phase of major investment, expansion and restructuring, resulting in the launch of the new Beagle Technology Group. Having been in the business for over 50 years, Beagle is building on its rich heritage and unique skills set, across a wide range of technologies, to innovate and win business in new markets.
Beagle is formally announcing their new name and the restructure at the Paris Air show this week. Additionally, Beagle are showcasing their thrust reverser overhaul capability and several other aircraft components for the first time. “We are delighted to present our thrust reverser overhaul capability and other components at the Paris Air Show for the first time and we anticipate considerable interest from our customers around the world, especially as today we announce the addition of 737 New Gen reverser capability” explained Taylor.
Alvant has been appointed to work on a two-year, £28 million project titled Large Landing Gear of the Future, which aims to deliver a 30% weight reduction and assist the aerospace industry’s drive to reduce fuel consumption and carbon emissions.
Hexadrone’s 3D printed Tundra prototype, manufactured by CRP Technology via laser sintering (LS) technology using Windform SP and Windform XT 2.0 carbon composite materials, has won the Red Dot Award 2018 in the drone category.
UK company Norco Composites has invested in a larger spray booth and a new cutting and kitting machine to enable the company to increase productivity in line with growing demand from its marine customers.