Babcock
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Rankings 2022

  • BUSINESS EXPANSION – Commended

Naval Technology Excellence Awards and Rankings 2022 – The Verdict

Babcock International Group is a UK headquartered supplier of engineering support services that is ranked for Business Expansion in the 2022 Naval Technology Excellence Rankings.

The company won a range of notable contracts during the research period including, in the electronic warfare field, leading a partnership to deliver advanced electronic warfare systems to the British Royal Navy. The company also won a contract to provide support and maintenance of the ‘Domestic Master Equipment’ fitted to Royal Navy in-service ships and submarines and won an in-service support contract extension for the Navy’s Harpoon Missile System.

The company has also won contracts related to fleet support and enhancement

The company has also won contracts related to fleet support and enhancement including one example related to Ukrainian naval projects and a four-year contract to support the Brazilian Navy’s (Marinha do Brasil) flagship multipurpose aircraft carrier.

Elsewhere Babcock expanded its fleet sustainment services business including a contract with The New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF) as well as a whole ship critical design review (WSCDR) for the Type 31 frigate.

Other notable projects include supporting the Republic of Korea Navy’s (ROKN) future vessels by signing a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to provide system integration solutions and defence expertise for the ROKN’s surface and sub-surface vessels.

Profile

Babcock International Group is a provider of engineering support services. It offers naval support services, technical services, testing, assembly, consultancy, and training for the marine sector. The company provides vehicle fleet management services, equipment support, and technical training for military and civil customers. It also provides lifesaving search and rescue flights, emergency environmental operations, emergency medical services, integrated military engineering, training and facilities services, and critical crew change services in the North Sea. 

The company manages projects and offers consulting services for the whole new nuclear build process. It serves armies, navies, and air forces. It has operations in Europe, Africa, North America, the Middle East, and Oceania. Babcock is headquartered in London, Greater London, the UK.