HMS Oardacious Official Sponsors


Gold Sponsors

 

Greenwich Hospital is a unique Crown Charity.

The Hospital provides charitable support including annuities, sheltered housing and education to serving and retired personnel of the Royal Navy and Royal Marines and their dependants.

Find out more at https://www.grenhosp.org.uk

For more than a century, Babcock has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly-skilled engineering services. Babcock help customers in the UK and around the world improve the capability, reliability and availability of their most critical assets within the four market sectors of Marine, Land, Aviation, and Nuclear, underpinned by a deep understanding of technology integration, unique infrastructure, and specialist training.

Find out more at https://www.babcockinternational.com/

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With long-standing links to the Royal Navy's submarine service, BAE Systems Submarines is proud to support an endeavour which will pitch men against the might of the Atlantic. Our work to design, build, test, and commission the most advanced submarines ever operated by the RN means collaboration and team work is at the heart of all we do.

Inspired? https://www.baesystems.com/en/capability/submarines

For 60 years Rolls-Royce has provided the Royal Navy with the nuclear propulsion needed for their submarines and for 50 years we have powered the UK's continuous at sea deterrent. We are proud of the role we have played and will continue to play in keeping the UK safe. We look forward to many more years of partnering with the Royal Navy as we look to keep safe submarines at sea.

For more information, please visit https://www.rolls-royce.com/

DLA Piper is excited to announce its sponsorship of the Talisker Whiskey Atlantic Challenge. Our firm values encourage our people to be supportive, collaborative, bold and exceptional which means that we are perfectly matched to support HMS Oardacious in this exceptional endeavour. DLA Piper is a global law firm with lawyers located in more than 40 countries throughout the Americas, Asia Pacific, Europe, Africa and the Middle East.Our global reach, coupled with extensive experience for our clients in the defence sector, means that we are well placed to provide legal advice to businesses operating in this dynamic and evolving area.  Click here to find out more about us and how we can support your business.

Wood has supported the Royal Navy’s nuclear submarines since the first boat was designed in 1958. For the Naval Nuclear Propulsion Programme, we provide specialist laboratory materials testing and design engineering, structural integrity, stress modelling, manufacturing design engineering support, site safety cases and site infrastructure design at facilities such as Faslane. We admire the courage and commitment of the HMS Oardacious team and we are proud to sponsor them. For more info please visit www.woodplc.com

 

The Nuffield Trust for the Forces of the Crown is a Registered Charity that finances recreational and welfare amenities and facilities that are likely to be of lasting benefit to the Armed Forces but which are not provided by public funds. https://www.nuffieldtrust.org/index.htm


Silver sponsors

 

TP Group is a professional services technology partner with a unique end-to-end approach. Working in partnership with stakeholders, including systems integrators, original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and end-users to design, deliver and support high-integrity mission-critical systems and services.  

Based upon 75-years of engineering heritage and leveraging our unique knowledge, skills and experience, TP Group combines a range of high-end capabilities to produce high-integrity equipment.”

For more information visit www.tpgroup.uk.com

 

Ruddy Nice Ltd has expertise in Military training and simulation as well as Defence exhibitions and events.  Ruddy Nice Ltd provide a range of services including PR and Media support, Business development as well as Event and Exhibition management. They are enthusiastic about their customers' businesses, working hard to ensure long and rewarding relationships. www.ruddynice.com

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Cohort plc, together with three of its subsidiary companies MASS, MCL and SEA, is delighted to announce their support as Silver Sponsors for HMS Oardacious, the team of four Royal Navy Submariners that will take part in the world’s toughest rowing race, the Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge in December 2019. Andy Thomis, Chief Executive of the Cohort Group said: “The Cohort Group is immensely proud to be supporting HMS Oardacious for the Atlantic Challenge and I applaud the team’s bravery and determination to be the first boat to cross the finish line. We have all been struck by the team’s passion for the RNRMC and their aim to create a tangible legacy in mental health support.


Bronze sponsors

 

Lockheed Martin has operated in the UK for 80 years and not only supports the Royal Navy and Royal Marines under, on and above the sea, but is incredibly proud to provide ongoing support to the Royal Navy and Royal Marines Charity (RNRMC)

As a company, Lockheed Martin strives to deliver the very best equipment to the UK Armed Forces and by our contribution to the RNRMC we join with many other tremendous supporters and help play our part to help improve the lives of current or former members of the Royal Navy, Royal Marines and their families at the time they need it the most. Learn more at https://www.lockheedmartin.com/en-gb/index.html

 

BySea coffee is owned by international maritime charity Sailors’ Society, with profits from sales going to the charity’s work supporting seafarers and their families in 30 countries around the world. 

The coffee range includes five caffeinated blends sustainably sourced from regions where Sailors’ Society works – India, Asia-Pacific, Africa, Brazil and the Americas – a decaffeinated coffee and its special edition HMS Victory coffee, launched in partnership with The National Museum of the Royal Navy to mark Sailors’ Society’s 200th anniversary. BySea is available in individual packs or by subscription at www.BySea.org.

 

Dell Technologies know-how, expertise and equipment supports the Royal Navy and Royal Marines on and under the water as well as in the skies above. We are immensely proud to support the Royal Navy Royal Marines Charity through various challenges, expeditions and events.

When you need your kit to work, even in the harshest of conditions, Dell Technologies delivers. To find out more visit: www.dell.com/rugged 

 

Molecular Products is a world leader in the design and manufacture of life critical devices for the treatment of breathable gases. Where there is a finite quantity of air, Molecular Products’ leading edge technologies will sustain human life independently, or collectively, to maintain a breathable environment.

Find out more at www.molecularproducts.com

 

BMT provides engineering and scientific services and solutions to industry, commerce, policy makers, regulators and public sector operators.

Their commitment to investing in people and high-quality research has enabled the modern BMT to continue from a heritage in pioneering maritime spirit: from designing the world's most advanced aircraft carrier to creating new measuring and monitoring systems for the offshore oil and gas industry.

Find out more at www.bmt.org

 

Xpedite aim to be a leading engineering consultancy service who achieve excellence for defence and commercial businesses. Xpedite employs its core service of Reliability Centred Maintenance (RCM) to generate viable proactive maintenance strategies. Customers are then supported through life by offering innovative and valued solutions to manage maintenance, logistical and other supportability issues. Find out more at www.xpeditegoc.com

 

RB Safety Consultants Ltd is an independent engineering consultancy providing expert project and programme management, technical, logistics, risk, resilience and safety support to highly regulated industries, including the Defence sector and the civil nuclear power industry.  They have a well regarded reputation for supporting, among other projects, the UK submarine programme through the full lifecycle as a result of utilising the expert nuclear skills of their 70 staff members, generated through a combined 1700 man-years experience in the Royal Navy.  

"We recognise the courage and commitment of the HMS OARDACIOUS team in taking on the Atlantic Challenge in the 50th anniversary year of Continuous At Sea Deterrence as our staff have completed in excess of a combined 400 deterrent patrols and, as such, we wish the submariners involved all the very best for the year."  David Graham, RB Safety Consultants Ltd Managing Director  

Find out more at www.rbsafetyconsultants.com

 
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Micropore manufactures reactive plastics consisting of various powders molded into a matrix material. ExtendAir® brand CO2 adsorbent cubes and cartridges are used in rebreathing and life support applications. The patented technology is the first major advance in CO2 adsorbent technology in over 100 years. Integrated solutions provide superior performance advantages over existing granular adsorbents including lower average percent CO2 and up to 5x faster rate of CO2 adsorption. Applications are for powered and unpowered (passive) use in removing CO2 in submarines in addition to rebreathing applications including medical anesthesia and defense and commercial oil diving. www.extendair.com

 

Arke is an SME specialising in cost estimating, pan DLOD impact analysis, benefits realisation support and soft Operational Analysis using techniques such as Real Options Analysis and Benefits Mapping.  Arke has a background in Engineering and hence we support novel and disruptive studies as well as mature multi-billion-pound programmes. Find out more at https://www.arkeltd.co.uk/

 

Kitworld are a Plymouth based sporting goods store who amongst many others support Armed Forces sports providing a range of kit design services, team kits and general sports equipment.

Find out more at www.kitworld.uk

 

Advanced Marine Innovation Technology Subsea Ltd. -- AMITS --   A company developing and building equipment for use underwater. This includes the HABETaS submarine escape equipment currently in use on the submarines of the Royal Netherlands Navy.

Find out more at www.advancedmarineinnovation.com 

 

The Weston Biltong Company is a fourth generation British farming family living in Cheshire but with hearts in South Africa.

Their exciting & delicious range of products & flavors is entirely sourced Red Tractor Assured British Beef.

The Weston Biltong Company are proud to be supporting the HMS Oardacious crew  with a small mountain of Biltong for both our Atlantic crossing as well as our demanding training program.

https://www.thewestonbiltongcompany.co.uk/

 
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The Worshipful Company of Gold and Silver Wyre Drawers; one of the ancient livery companies of the City of London and proudly affiliated to HMS Victorious are honoured to support the HMS Oardacious challenge. www.gswd.co.uk

 

The Worshipful Company of Joiners and Ceilers, one of the medieval Trade Guilds of the City of London and proud affiliates of HMS Astute. Find out more at http://joinersandceilers.co.uk.

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Alligin Photography has wide experience of putting together bespoke teams of photographers to cover client's requirements at sporting and corporate events. We understand the power of images and words to support company aims in the rapidly changing business environment and produce images that can be used from social media right through to high end marketing. We have experience of providing images and reporting during live events as well as providing fine art images to provide a beautiful hand finished photograph to capture that special moment of achievement. At many events we utilise our expertise and passion for life and photography to help others to capture better images for themselves either through use of our professional standard equipment, their own cameras or more and more using their phone. Find out more at www.alliginphotography.co.uk