News & Events

Gardner Aerospace acquired by SLMR

Derby, 13th June 2017 – Further to the announcement made on 17th November 2016, I am delighted to announce that the sale of Gardner Aerospace Holdings Ltd to Shaanxi Ligeance Mineral Resources Co Ltd (SLMR) has been completed today. This marks the start of an exciting new chapter in Gardner Aerospace’s history. The business has grown … Continue reading

Gardner Aerospace unveils refurbished French facility in Belesta

Belesta, September 19th, 2016 – Gardner Aerospace, a leading international manufacturer of aerospace components, is rolling open the doors to its newly refurbished facility in Belesta, France, as part of its group-wide commitment to supporting the aerospace industry, which calls for fewer, stronger, global suppliers. The site remained fully operational during the renovations and customers now … Continue reading

Gardner Aerospace champions best practice health and safety across global operations

Gardner Aerospace, a leading international manufacturer of aerospace components, is celebrating achieving ISO 14001/OHSAS 18001 certification in all of its 10 facilities worldwide. Gardner’s Belesta facility in France was the latest to achieve ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001 standards, rounding-off Gardner’s worldwide certification programme. This has been accomplished due to a group-wide commitment to maintaining … Continue reading

Gardner Aerospace celebrates 130% production increase

Gardner Aerospace, a leading international manufacturer of aerospace components, is celebrating a 130% increase in production activity, following a series of strategic investments and a £40 million plant modernisation programme across the UK, France, Poland and India. Better Capital acquired Gardner Aerospace in 2010 and through strategic investments in acquisitions, restructuring, CAPEX and factory modernisation, the group has been … Continue reading

Gardner Aerospace strengthens partnership with Airbus UK in £110m contract deals

Derby, July 11th, 2016 – Gardner Aerospace, a leading international manufacturer of aerospace components, is reinforcing its position as one of Airbus’ best-performing suppliers with a host of new contract wins and existing work package contract extensions from Airbus UK, representing a combined value of more than £110 million. Gardner Aerospace supplies wing components and sub-assemblies for a … Continue reading

Insite Gardner: Retirement plans are put on hold

Kaz Kicinski, Site Director at Gardner Aerospace Mielec, holds exclusive interview with Flight International about the reason he returned from retirement to take the leading role in one of Gardner’s operations once again.   Read the full story here.

Gardner Aerospace wins national manufacturing award for outstanding business growth

Derby-headquartered Gardner Aerospace, Europe’s largest independent manufacturer of aerospace detailed parts and sub-assemblies, has won the national Business Growth Award at the EEF Future Manufacturing Awards. The award recognises Gardner for having achieved the most significant growth through actively managed and c onsistently delivered growth strategies. As a group, Gardner is focused on the continuous improvement of its … Continue reading