E2A- Joint Venture between AUSY Group and Atkins

Leading aerospace and defence group, Airbus, has appointed E2A, an unincorporated joint venture between AUSY Group and Atkins, as a preferred supplier for engineering services.

The award of preferred supplier status comes after the two companies joined forces to bring together a wider pool of highly-skilled and multi-discipline engineers, larger mobile teams and the capability to deliver bigger packages in work for the aerospace and defence sectors.

As a preferred supplier for engineering services, E2A will deliver high-quality engineering solutions to the Airbus portfolio of companies, which includes Airbus Defence & Space, Airbus Military, and Airbus Helicopters.

Together, the two companies provide a range of engineering solutions in aircraft, helicopters, defence and space systems; and expertise in design and analysis of metallic and composite structures, cabin interiors, software development, fuel and landing gear systems, and avionics.

They employ more than 21,100 experts, designers, engineers and project managers and have over 250 offices around the world, including in the UK, France, Germany, Spain, the US and India.

The E2A joint venture offers three key benefits:

  • Bases in all the major aerospace and defence centres around the world;
  • Complementary capability and experience, ranging from fuselage, wing, cockpit and empennage, through to systems and avionics, embedded software and IT;
  • A bigger pool of highly-skilled aerospace, defence, systems and software specialists.

More information is also available at:  www.e2a-global.com.