Our reputation for integrity is built on compliance with laws and regulations, ethical conduct, and respect for each
other, wherever we operate. We are committed to maintaining our high standards. This Quality Policy is established,
implemented, and maintained by the Board. Is appropriate to the purpose and context of the organisation and
supports its strategic direction. Provides a framework for setting quality objectives to satisfy all applicable
requirements. Forms a solid commitment to continual improvement of the ISO9001:2015 quality management system
and must be followed by everyone working for, or on behalf of, the Group.
Our purpose is to deliver innovative solutions in products and services, for the benefit of our shareholders, customers,
We encourage a high degree of entrepreneurialism at business unit level, supported by the resources of a larger
group and within a disciplined framework of clear strategic priorities, whilst at the same time applying the appropriate
level of corporate governance and reporting.
Our businesses serve a wide range of industries, including Aviation, Space, Defence, Rail, Medical, Scientific and Oil &
Gas Sectors (ATEX). Our largest markets are the UK, Europe, and US, but we also have businesses in India and Ireland.
The design, manufacture, inspection and test and repair of a range of products and services for defence and industrial
markets. Defence products and services include control instrumentation equipment and control panels, connectors,
lighting, switch boxes, fuse and distribution boards and special purpose slip rings. Products for industrial products
include connectors, lighting products, cryogenic and gas regulating products, electronic systems, and specialised
products for use in explosive atmospheres. Sub-contract assembly and test of electronic, electromechanical,
mechanical assemblies. The supply of lighting (including ATEX) and equipment for marine applications including ships
and submarines. Supply and manufacture of technical ceramic components. Supply, manufacture, and testing of gas
charging hoses, breathing hoses, cryogenic hoses, and gas emission probes.
The Board is collectively responsible for upholding high standards of corporate governance and leadership, and we
place a high priority on meeting our environmental and social responsibilities, whilst continuing to deliver value to
shareholders. Effective risk management is critical to the achievement of our strategy, and our risk management
processes are integrated into daily business activities.