13 companies from Northern Ireland exhibited at the Farnborough International Airshow 2018, the world's largest gathering of aerospace companies.

A global leader, Northern Ireland Aerospace is a dynamic, rapidly growing international aerospace industry cluster with over 80 companies engaged in advanced aerospace design, manufacturing and leading edge aerospace technology.

Founded on a strong engineering heritage and rich in knowledge, skills and experience, Northern Ireland Aerospace offers major aerospace corporations a resilient supply chain with expertise in key technologies including: composites design and manufacturing; advanced metal forming; precision machining; seating & interiors; design & stress; tooling design and manufacturing. Find out more about the Aerospace sector in Northern Ireland.

Companies attending

  • Arralis Technologies Ltd

    Arralis is a rapidly scaling company, providing world-leading expertise in RF, micro and millimetre-wave technology. We have offices in Ireland, UK, USA, and Hong Kong. Our core focus is in W-, Ka- and E- bands, where we build fully integrated RF front ends.

  • Bombardier

    Bombardier's Belfast operation is the largest investor in Northern Ireland and the largest manufacturing company, with a total workforce of around 3,800. It specialises in the design and development of complex composite and metallic structures, including wings, engine nacelles and fuselages and has a comprehensive after-market support business.

  • Causeway Aero Group

    Causeway Aero offers full design to manufacture capability for aircraft structures and turnkey cabin interior solutions.  The company's mission is to provide clients with a cost-effective, quality product and service, on time, every time. 

    Causeway Aero provides a true Tier 2 capability, reducing the risk and management of multiple individual providers to customers. It is AS9100 certified and has achieved SC21 Bronze Award status.

  • CCP Gransden Ltd

    CCP Gransden is a leading specialist in the manufacture of Advanced Composites including high rate applications. CCP specialises in both thermoset and thermoplastic processes, serving the aerospace, defence and automotive sectors.

    The company offers a wide range of manufacturing options, from prepreg, RTM and HPRTM, to press-forming of continuous fibre thermoplastic (PEEK, PPS, PEI) Laminates combined with either single-stage or two-stage over-moulding. It also has a range of complementary services including CNC machining, waterjet cutting and fabric/prepreg cutting, kitting and a paintshop capability. CCP is AS9100 certified and has achieved SC21 Bronze Award status.

  • Denroy Plastics

    Denroy offers an integrated design, tooling and manufacturing operation providing clients with a single-source solution from concept design to full volume production of thermoplastic aerospace parts and assemblies.

    The company carries approvals for Airbus, Boeing and Bombardier and also works with many of the tier 1s in the aerospace industry

  • JW Kane Precision Engineering

    JW Kane is at the forefront of technology in machining and is dedicated to the continuous improvement of its manufacturing and service delivery processes.

    It offers machining of titanium, aluminium and steel; multi-axis machining with parts sizes ranging up to 4m and sub-assembly of parts and components.

  • McGreevy Engineering

    McGreevy Engineering specialises in precision machined components, with internal engineering capabilities to support 5-axis milling and multi-axis turn-mill machine tools.  The company utilises advanced manufacturing technologies in a lean environment, producing products from materials including titanium, inconel and aluminium. 

    McGreevy Engineering has AS9100 certification and SC21 Bronze accreditation.

  • Moyola Precision Engineering

    Moyola Precision Engineering is a specialist provider of 5 axis components, kits and sub-assemblies to the civil and defence aerospace industry.

    It is a technology-driven company, investing heavily in its capabilities year on year and it produces parts for the majority of the Airbus, Boeing, Bombardier and BAE Systems aircraft programs. Moyola has achieved SC21 Gold Award status.

  • United Performance Metals Ltd

    United Performance Metals has over 35 years' experience supporting the aerospace market. As a global distributor of high performance metals, it has the quality system and industry approvals required within nine locations throughout the world, state-of-the-art processing and inventory management. It is AS9100 certified and has achieved SC21 Silver Award status.

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