Military drone contracts up for grabs
20 Apr 17
The Ministry of Defence is looking for companies to apply for a share of £3M funding to supply front line troops using autonomous technology. The MOD will invest in projects that can deliver combat materials from a vehicle or base over a hostile environment. The term ‘last-mile’ is slightly misleading
RFA Tidespring arrival makes waves in Cornwall
10 Apr 17
RFA Tidespring docks in Cornwall for customisation, sustaining 300 highly skilled jobs in the process.
DIO award £90M communications centre contract
22 Mar 17
Construction is due to begin next month with completion anticipated by January 2019.
New £25M BAE Apprentice Training Facility announced
20 Feb 17
New training facility will provide a bespoke learning environment for apprentices currently in training.
Social hub work completed on Defence College
6 Feb 17
The new building is part of a £250M complex at Worthy Down.
MOD and Boeing celebrate joint initiative success
27 Jan 17
Collaboration seeks to strengthen relationships between companies and their suppliers.
Defence Minister visits new service accommodation
10 Jan 17
Work to develop new service accommodation in Portsmouth complete.
UK secures £410M Atlas aircraft contract
6 Jan 17
400 jobs secured through £410M contract to support the RAF’s airlift fleet.
Interview with Graham Hasting-Evans: Tackling the skills shortage
24 Dec 16
A chance to read the full interview with the National Open College Network Managing Director.