Our business

Transportation Sensing and Control

Transportation Sensing and Control

Our Transportation Sensing and Control business develops both sensors and control solutions for leading automotive OEMs and suppliers such as powertrain suppliers for various categories of automotive including passenger cars and trucks. Our products are used in a wide range of applications on a vehicle, with almost all of them focused on safety and driver assistance features.

Industrial Sensing and Control

Industrial Sensing and Control

Our Industrial Sensing and Control division develops products including optoelectronic, potentiometers, pressure, flow temperature and EPS sensors. Our products are used in applications ranging from robotics, sensors used in cashpoints and industrial printing to temperature sensors used in metal processing and power generation.

Advanced Components

Advanced Components

Our Advanced Components division creates ultra-reliable and highly engineered components used within applications such as circuit protection power management and signal conditioning. Examples include circuit protection for sophisticated defence systems and motor braking where excess energy needs to be discharged safely.

Integrated Manufacturing Services

IMS

IMS’s core capabilities are relied on by our OEM customers to provide high mix low volume manufacturing solutions in our highly controlled and accredited facilities worldwide. Our products go into a wide range of end products ranging from medical devices, such as mass spectrometry detectors to power control modules used in rail transport infrastructure to single box avionics solutions.

Main markets: Passenger cars, trucks, two-wheelers

Main markets: Industrial, medical, transportation, oil and gas

Main markets: Aerospace and defence, industrial, transportation, power and energy

Main markets: Aerospace and defence, medical, industrial, transportation

Revenue (2016)
£237.2m

Revenue (2016)
£64.4m

Revenue (2016)
£121.3m

Revenue (2016)
£147.0m

Underlying operating profit (2016)
£3.2m

Underlying operating profit (2016)
£11.9m

Underlying operating profit (2016)
£10.3m

Underlying operating profit (2016)
£5.9m