Our business

Across the divisions, our teams of specialists with years of experience focus on developing and delivering innovative advanced electronics to enable our customers to stay ahead of their competitors — by meeting the needs of their end customers and increasingly demanding regulatory standards.

Transportation Sensing and Control

Transportation Sensing and Control

The Transportation Sensing and Control division develops both sensors and control solutions for automotive OEMs and tier one suppliers including powertrain providers for passenger cars and trucks. The division develops a wide range of products for multiple applications on a vehicle, from power controls, gear position and pedal sensors to fluid and emission sensors, with almost all of them focused on the safety and driver assistance features required by our customers.

Industrial Sensing and Control

Industrial Sensing and Control

The Industrial Sensing and Control division addresses challenging sensing requirements in terms of precision, speed of response, reliability or the physical environment in which the products operate. Its position, pressure, temperature, flow and fluid quality sensors are used for critical applications in a range of end markets including industrial automation and process control, medical and aerospace.

Advanced Components

Advanced Components

The Advanced Components division creates specialist, high performance, ultra-reliable, highly engineered electronic components for circuit protection, power management, signal conditioning and connectivity applications in harsh environments.
It serves customers in the industrial, automotive, aerospace & defence and medical markets and focuses on creating value by developing innovative electronic solutions to challenging problems for our customers’ electronic circuits or systems.

Integrated Manufacturing Services

IMS

The Integrated Manufacturing Services (IMS) division draws on its manufacturing design engineering capabilities, global facilities and world-class quality standards to provide highly complex electronic manufacturing solutions to customers. The business has broad capabilities ranging from printed circuit board assembly to environmental test and full systems integration. This global suite of end-to-end solutions is focused exclusively on low volume, high mix business.

Main markets: Passenger cars, trucks, two-wheelers

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

Main markets: Aerospace and defence, industrial, transportation

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

Locations: Austria, China, Germany, India, Mexico, Romania, UK

Locations: Mexico, UK, USA

Locations: Barbados, China, Malaysia, Mexico, Tunisia, UK, USA

Locations: China, Romania, UK, USA

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