Fareham Firm Scoops Award

FAREHAM-based firm, Barnbrook Systems Ltd have scooped a silver award in the Aerospace and Defence category at the Made in the UK manufacturing awards.

Thursday, 29th June 2017, 7:00 am
Updated Tuesday, 18th July 2017, 8:23 am

The event, held at the Merseyside Maritime Museum in Liverpool, recognised the firm’s pioneering helicopter refuelling switch.

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The switch forms part of the company’s BlueCube technology and was purchased by international aerospace giant, Leonardo for a six figure sum.

Barnbrook Systems, which manufactures a range of switching devices, was commended for its cutting-edge BlueCube technology.

Chief Technology Office and BlueCube inventor, Andrew Barnett said: ‘The success is down to all of our dedicated team who have worked incredibly hard to place our family-run firm on the map alongside household names in the world of aviation and defence.”