Sectors » Aerospace
Momentive Combined Composite Technologies Ltd based at Concorde Way, Fareham in Hampshire produces specialist components for the aerospace and marine industries. Typically the operations involve the use of GRP and carbon fibre technologies.
A key element relates to findings associated with the impact from flammable substances in areas with an…View Case Study »
In August 2012 a site visit was undertaken to follow up on a previous survey of the site operations at the Pall, St Columb Major Industrial Estate, St Columb, Newquay, TR9 6TT ; the original survey undertaken on June 2011. More recently a re validation inspection was completed In…View Case Study »
Aircraft Research Association Ltd. (or ARA) operates from purpose-built facilities at Manton Lane, Bedford.
As part of the site operations some powders used were known to be combustible and may generate a flammable atmosphere under certain conditions. Hence a risk assessment was undertaken April 2013
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The AM facility has…View Case Study »
The Health, Safety and Environmental Officer at the Blanco Aero Industries UK Ltd, Rugby required the site DSEAR assessment to be updated. Although they had previously had an assessment from another consultancy he was concerned there may be areas under the DSEAR regulations where they were not meeting the…View Case Study »
A visit was made to DPC (Doncaster Precision Castings) – Deritend site at Vines Lane in Droitwich, Worcestershire in May 2014 to consider compliance with the Dangerous Substances and Explosive Atmospheres Regulations 2002 (DSEAR). Subsequently in June 2016 the client requested a re-visit as part of their CI policy…View Case Study »
A visit was made to the Celtic Aerospace Ventures (CAV) Ice Protection in Consett, County Durham on the 16th September 2015 to consider compliance in respect of the Dangerous Substances and Explosive Atmospheres Regulations 2002 (DSEAR).
CAV Ice manufactures a freezing point depressant, and the equipment to deploy it on…View Case Study »
The Holbrook Lane site at Meggitt Aircraft Braking Systems (MABS) has been established in Coventry (Dunlop previously) since 1919, and provides a rich legacy of mature manufacturing facilities, interspersed with modern additions. MABS undertakes the complete manufacture of wheel braking assemblies for many modern commercial aircraft, including the Airbus A380.…View Case Study »
GKN Aerospace Transparency Systems occupies a legacy site in Kings Norton, Birmingham, and required a thorough review and update of a previous DSEAR RA. The site is a mix of mature manufacturing facilities, interspersed with modern additions. GKN undertakes the complete manufacture of high performance glazed assemblies for commercial…View Case Study »
Pall Industrial Hydraulics operates from its facility at Cardrew Industrial Estate, Redruth. The site was again visited in May 2017 as further changes had been undertaken.
In 2013 they were to move the Aerospace paint spray facility within the existing site. The survey undertaken in May looked at this planned…View Case Study »
A visit was made to the Kaman Composites site, Darwen, in December 2018 to consider compliance with the Dangerous Substances and Explosive Atmospheres Regulations 2002 (DSEAR), incorporating Amendment 1: June 2015. At the site, Kaman produces composite components for the aerospace industry. As part of this the processing operations…View Case Study »