A commercial aircraft manufacturer, with Space and Defence as well as Helicopters Divisions, Airbus is the largest aeronautics and space company in Europe and a worldwide leader. In 2016, it generated revenues of € 67 billion and employed a workforce of around 134,000. Airbus is at the forefront of the aviation industry,...Read more
Supply Chain Logistics
"Having already completed 1 year of the Graduate Supply Chain & Logistics programme, I can honestly say it has exceeded my expectations. Initially I was placed into Logistics Improvements department where I spent 6 months. During this placement I gained a vast knowledge of how logistics is planned and operates throughout the Airbus sites. Ha..."Read more
The AMRC collaborates with Airbus and systems manufacturer Exechon to develop lightweight and modular robotic machine tool The “world’s first” reconfigurable carbon-composite robotic machine tool will save manufacturers from buying costly, purpose-built systems, according to the University of Shieffield’s Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC). The AMRC has collaborated with aerospace giant Airbus and systems manufacturer Exechon, which specialises in Parallel...
Added: 7th December 2016
The giant aircraft are used to transport plane components between Airbus production sites in Europe Airbus is to begin making five of its new airlifter giants known as the Beluga XL in early 2017. The giant aircraft are used to transport plane components between Airbus production sites in Europe. They are powered by Rolls-Royce Trent 700 engines, and are based on the freighter version of the Airbus A330-300 jetliner, but will be 60m wide, 15m wider than their predecessor. The increased size...
"Being a member of the Lean Manufacturing team has allowed me to gain knowledge of many of the different products Airbus has to offer, including the A320 Family, A380 and the new A350 XWB. My day to day goal is the search for and elimination of waste to improve business performance. This is achieved through effective project & stakeholder ma..."Read more