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Supacat acquires Blackhill Engineering

Tuesday 9th December 2014

9 December 2014, Dunkeswell, UK, The Devon based design engineering firm, Supacat Group, has acquired local heavy fabrication and machining specialist, Blackhill Engineering Services Ltd, providing Supacat with the ability to manufacture large structures. Supacat is part of the South West Marine Energy Park and ...

Machining the seal faces on the RNLI Launch & Recovery System engine bay at Blackhill

Supacat Group acquires BUKH Diesel UK and signs new distribution agreement with BUKH A/S

Tuesday 18th November 2014

BUKH Diesel UK Ltd has been acquired by UK based design engineering firm, Supacat Group, which has signed a new distribution agreement with BUKH A/S Denmark, creating a new sales & customer support  service for the UK & Ireland marine engine market.

The agreement was signed ...

Supacat appoints Steve Austen as Engineering Director & Chief Engineer

Monday 20th October 2014

Steve Austen has joined Supacat as Engineering Director & Chief Engineer to
lead the company's engineering capability in developing and delivering innovative, high performance products for the defence, marine, renewables and energy sectors.

Steve joins from The Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) where he had ...

Steve Austen Image

Supacat to deliver 89 Special Operations Vehicles Commando under $105m contract for JP2097 Ph 1B (REDFIN) Program

Tuesday 19th August 2014

The Defence Material Organisation (DMO) has awarded a $105M contract to high mobility vehicle specialist, Supacat, to deliver 89 Special Operations Vehicles - Commando (SOV-Cdo) for the Australian Defence Forces under the JP2097 Ph 1B (REDFIN) program. The new SOV-Cdo are based on the latest ...

Supacat expands marine business with acquisition of MDS Marine

Tuesday 10th June 2014

Supacat expands marine business with acquisition of MDS Marine

Supacat has acquired MDS Marine as the latest step in the company's strategy to expand its marine and renewable energy business. Last year at Seawork International Supacat launched its revolutionary Supacat Multi-purpose Vessel 24 (SMV 24), which ...