ADVANCING MANUFACTURING PROJECTS TO OFFER INNOVATION AND OPPORTUNITY TO SMEs

Two advancing manufacturing aerospace projects to support small to medium-enterprises (SMEs) in the west of Scotland have officially launched, following investment from the Advancing Manufacturing Challenge Fund (AMCF). The Aerospace Digital Visualisation Suite (ADVS) and Supply Chain Aerospace (SCA) aim to create transformational change in the aerospace and space sectors through opportunity and innovation. Both projects have been established following a successful bid to the AMCF by South Ayrshire Council …

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Multi-Million Pound Funding Package Pledged for UK Space Centre of Excellence in Ayrshire, Scotland

A commitment to invest over £80m in a UK Space Centre of Excellence in Ayrshire, was made by both UK and Scottish Governments, in partnership with South Ayrshire Council, as part of the Ayrshire Growth Deal signing yesterday. The funding package will develop and support a wide range of new, cutting-edge aerospace and space activities around Glasgow Prestwick Airport, including a satellite launch site and a range of other advanced …

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Spirit AeroSystems Welcomes Belcan to Aerospace Innovation Centre, Enters Strategic Engineering Partnership

Spirit AeroSystems announced today in Wichita, Kansas, that Belcan will be onsite as a Strategic Partner in Spirit’s Aerospace Innovation Centre (AIC) in Prestwick. Belcan will work directly alongside Spirit engineers when the facility opens. The companies have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to enter into a strategic partnership. Belcan, a global supplier of engineering, supply chain, technical recruiting and information technology services, will provide Spirit with broad-based engineering …

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