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Manx Precision Optics is Recruiting

Manx Precision Optics (MPO) recently expanded the business with support from Business Isle of Man within the Department for Enterprise. The company, who is a member of the Isle of Man Aerospace Cluster, was able to purchase new capital equipment with grant assistance as part of the Department’s Business Support Scheme. As a result of ...
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Manx Precision Optics Expected to see Further Growth due to Purchase of New Coating Chamber

in MPO, News. Posted 9th January 2019
Manx Precision Optics (MPO) is an Isle of Man family-owned company that manufactures a wide range of optical components. Founded in 2013, MPO is a member of the Isle of Man Aerospace Cluster. Business Isle of Man catches up with the man behind the lens, Dr Helmut Kessler (Managing Director) to see how the business ...
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Dublin’s Aerospace & Aviation Annual Supply Chain Event

A team from the Isle of Man Aerospace Cluster (IOMAC) travelled to Dublin on the 13th December to attend the Aerospace and Aviation Annual Supply Chain Event hosted by Enterprise Ireland. The team consisted of Kirree Gooberman (IOMAC Cluster Manager), Chris Allen (General Manager, Triumph), Nick Onyemem (General Manager, Kiartys) and Rob Arthurs (Supply Chain ...
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Business Agency visited the AMTC to understand its value in supporting the Engineering & Manufacturing sector on the Isle of Man

The Advanced Manufacturing Training Centre (AMTC) is a multi-million pound facility which hosts University College Isle of Man (UCM)’s manufacturing engineering courses. The centre was opened in 2014 and was designed in conjunction with industry to ensure students receive the best training and are prepared to start work within this industrial sector. The Engineering Department ...
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Aerospace Cluster Member, Assystem Technologies, wins major contract with Airbus

Assystem Technologies have proven yet again their expertise and world-class engineering services after winning the tender as a ‘Dual Partner’ for Airbus in support of Single Aisle Incremental Development (ID) activities for the Airbus A320, as well as work on the Airbus A321 XLR variant. Jonathan Taylor, Operations Director commented:  ‘We are delighted to have ...
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IOM Aerospace Cluster Forum 43

in News. Posted 15th October 2018
On Friday 12th October the IOMAC held their 43rd Forum at St John’s Mill, hosted by the North West Aerospace Alliance (NWAA) and the Business Isle of Man Agency. As promised, it was an interesting and relevant forum for the members, graduates and other guests to meet and discuss the industry’s progression. Guest speaker, Sean ...
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