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Amalgamated Machine, Engine and Iron Grinders and Glazers Society

The Amalgamated Machine, Engine and Iron Grinders and Glazers Society was a small but long-lasting trade union representing machine workers in the United Kingdom and Ireland. The union was founded in 1844, but grew only very slowly; by 1897, it h ...

                                               

Amalgamated Engineering Union (Australia)

The Amalgamated Engineering Union, originally known as the Amalgamated Society of Engineers, was an Australian trade union which existed between 1852 and 1973. It represented engineers, as well as some other metal trades workers.

                                               

Amalgamated Society of General Tool Makers, Engineers and Machinists

The Amalgamated Society of General Tool Makers, Engineers and Machinists, often known as the Amalgamated Toolmakers, was a trade union representing factory workers in the United Kingdom. The union was founded in 1882 as the National Society of Ge ...

                                               

Associated Metalworkers Union

The Associated Metalworkers Union was a trade union in the United Kingdom which existed between 1863 and 1999. It represented semi-skilled foundry workers known as iron dressers or fettlers, who were responsible for removing moulding sand and exc ...

                                               

Australasian Society of Engineers

The Australasian Society of Engineers was an Australian trade union active from 1890 to 1991. It was eventually incorporated into the Australian Workers Union.

                                               

Electrical Trades Union (Ireland)

The Electrical Trades Union was a trade union representing electrical technicians and engineers in Ireland. The union was founded in 1923 when the electrical section of the Irish Engineering Industrial Union split away. Initially, it was named th ...

                                               

Engineering and Fastener Trade Union

The union was founded in 1914 as the Screw Nut Bolt and Rivet Trade Union. It represented workers who used machinery to make screws, nuts, bolts and rivets. As the handmade section of the industry declined, it gained members from the National Ama ...

                                               

Heating and Domestic Engineers Union

The Heating and Domestic Engineers Union was a trade union representing a wide range of workers, particularly those involved with domestic pipework, in the United Kingdom. The union was founded in 1872 as the Amalgamated Stove, Grate and Kitchen ...

                                               

Journeymen Steam Engine, Machine Makers and Millwrights Friendly Society

The Journeymen Steam Engine, Machine Makers and Millwrights Friendly Society, also known as the Old Mechanics, was an early trade union representing engineers in the United Kingdom. The union was founded on 26 July 1826 in Manchester, when it was ...

                                               

National Engineering and Electrical Trade Union

The National Engineering and Electrical Trade Union was a trade union representing engineering workers in Ireland. The union was formed in 1920 as the Irish Engineering Industrial Union. Its first couple of years were turbulent, with the Irish St ...

                                               

Steam Engine Makers Society

The Steam Engine Makers Society was an early trade union representing engineers in the United Kingdom. The union was founded in Liverpool in 1824, and was able to meet openly in Manchester by 1826, despite the Combination Act 1825 severely limiti ...

                                               

United Machine Workers Association

The United Machine Workers Association was a trade union representing engineers in the United Kingdom. The union was founded in 1844 in Manchester and initially grew only slowly, having to compete directly with the larger Amalgamated Society of E ...

                                               

United Patternmakers Association

The association was founded in 1872 to represent skilled patternmakers in England, following a strike by patternmakers along the River Tyne and River Wear for a nine-hour day. Originally based in London, it transferred its headquarters to Manches ...

                                               

Amalgamated Moulders and Kindred Industries Trades Union

The Amalgamated Moulders and Kindred Industries Trade Union was a trade union representing semi-skilled moulders in the United Kingdom. The union was founded in 1890 as the Amalgamated Society of Plate and Machine Moulders. It was based in Oldham ...

                                               

Amalgamated Society of Core Makers of Great Britain and Ireland

The Amalgamated Society of Core Makers of Great Britain and Ireland was a trade union representing foundry workers in the United Kingdom. The union was founded in 1902 by a large number of local unions, with a total membership of less than 1.000. ...

                                               

Amalgamated Union of Foundry Workers

The Amalgamated Union of Foundry Workers was a trade union representing workers in foundries in the United Kingdom. The union was founded in 1946 with the merger of the National Union of Foundry Workers, the Ironfounding Workers Association and t ...

                                               

Associated Iron Moulders of Scotland

The Associated Iron Moulders of Scotland was a trade union representing foundry workers in Scotland. The union was created in 1831 as the Scottish Iron Moulders Union. Its founder was James Dunn, a former cotton worker who had been blacklisted fo ...

                                               

Federated Moulders (Metals) Union of Australia

The Federated Moulders Union of Australia was an Australian trade union which existed between 1899 and 1983. It represented moulders - skilled tradesmen who fabricated the moulds used to cast metal products in foundries. Despite its exclusive att ...

                                               

Friendly Society of Iron Founders of England, Ireland and Wales

The Friendly Society of Iron Founders of England, Ireland and Wales was an early trade union representing foundry workers in the United Kingdom.

                                               

International Molders and Foundry Workers Union of North America

International Molders and Foundry Workers Union of North America was an affiliated trade union of the AFL-CIO. The union traced its roots back to the formation of the Iron Molders Union of North America, established in 1859 to represent craftsmen ...

                                               

International Secretariat of Foundry Workers

The International Secretariat of Foundry Workers was a global union federation bringing together unions representing workers in metal foundries. Various unions of foundry workers met at the London International Trade Union Congress of 1888, and t ...

                                               

Ironfounding Workers Association

In 1888, there was a strike in Falkirk of un-unionised light casting moulders. The strike was successful in obtaining a 5% pay rise, but many of its leaders were blacklisted. They decided to form the Central Ironmoulders Association of Scotland, ...

                                               

National Union of Foundry Workers

The union was founded in 1920 with the merger of the Associated Iron Moulders of Scotland, the Amalgamated Society of Coremakers of Great Britain and Ireland and the Friendly Society of Iron Founders of England, Ireland and Wales. The Scottish Br ...

                                               

Birmingham and Midland Sheet Metal Workers Society

The Birmingham and Midland Sheet Metal Workers Society was a trade union representing sheet metal workers in the English Midlands. The unions origins lay in the Birmingham Tin Plate Workers Society, which was formed in 1859. In 1876, it merged wi ...

                                               

General Union of Tinplate Workers

The General Union of Tinplate Workers was a trade union representing sheet metal workers in the United Kingdom. The union was founded in 1862 in Manchester, bringing together nine local societies of tin plate workers from across Lancashire. Initi ...

                                               

International Association of Sheet Metal, Air, Rail and Transportation Workers

The International Association of Sheet Metal, Air, Rail, and Transportation Workers a North American labor union headquartered in Washington, D. C., was chartered by the AFL-CIO in 2013. The product of a merger between the Sheet Metal Workers’ In ...

                                               

National Amalgamated Association of Tin Plate Workers of Great Britain

The National Amalgamated Association of Tin Plate Workers of Great Britain was a trade union representing sheet metal workers in the United Kingdom. The union was founded in 1876 in Wolverhampton, when the Wolverhampton Tin Plate Workers Society ...

                                               

National Society of Coppersmiths, Braziers and Metal Workers

The National Society of Coppersmiths, Braziers and Metal Workers was a trade union representing foundry workers in the United Kingdom. The union was established in 1846 as the London and Provincial Society of Coppersmiths. It grew very slowly, re ...

                                               

National Union of Sheet Metal Workers of Ireland

The National Union of Sheet Metal Workers of Ireland is a trade union representing workers in sheet metal manufacture and related industries in Ireland. The union was founded in 1836 as a split from the "Dublin Tinsmiths and Sheet Metal Workers S ...

                                               

National Union of Sheet Metal Workers, Coppersmiths, Heating and Domestic Engineers

The union was founded in July 1920 as the National Union of Sheet Metal Workers and Braziers with the merger of a number of unions, including the General Union of Tinplate Workers and the National Amalgamated Association of Tin Plate Workers of G ...

                                               

Sheet Metal Workers International Association

The Sheet Metal Workers International Association was a trade union of skilled metal workers who perform architectural sheet metal work, fabricate and install heating and air conditioning work, shipbuilding, appliance construction, heater and boi ...

                                               

Amphibious Assault Ship Project

The Amphibious Assault Ship Project is a proposed procurement project by the Government of Canada for the Royal Canadian Navy. However, no such project has been announced by the Canadian Government and cost challenges with other naval procurement ...

                                               

Canadian Patrol Frigate Project

The Canadian Patrol Frigate Project was a procurement project undertaken by the Department of National Defence of Canada beginning in 1975 to find a replacement for the 20 combined ships of the Annapolis, Mackenzie, Restigouche, and St. Laurent c ...

                                               

Canadian Sea King replacement

From 1983 onward attempts were made to replace the aging Sikorsky CH-124 Sea King helicopters used on the warships of the Canadian Armed Forces. Due to a series of financial and political issues, the process was hampered by repeated delays. In th ...

                                               

Canadian Surface Combatant

The Canadian Surface Combatant, formerly the Single Class Surface Combatant Project is the name given to the procurement project that will replace the Iroquois and Halifax -class warships with up to 15 new ships beginning in the mid to late 2020s ...

                                               

Harry DeWolf-class offshore patrol vessel

The Harry DeWolf -class offshore patrol vessels are warships of the Royal Canadian Navy built by the Government of Canada Arctic and Offshore Patrol Ship procurement project, part of the National Shipbuilding Procurement Strategy. In July 2007 th ...

                                               

Maritime Coastal Defence Vessel Project

The Maritime Coastal Defence Vessel Project was a procurement project undertaken by the Department of National Defence beginning in the mid-1980s to find a replacement to fill the minesweeper, coastal patrol and reserve training needs of the Cana ...

                                               

New Fighter Aircraft Project

The New Fighter Aircraft Project was a Government of Canada defence procurement project undertaken in the late 1970s that saw the Department of National Defence select a single new fighter jet to replace the fleets of CF-101 Voodoo, CF-104 Starfi ...

                                               

Project Resolve

Project Resolve is the name of a pan-consortium made up of Chantier Davie Canada, Aecon Pictou Shipyard of Pictou, Nova Scotia and NavTech, a naval architectural firm, to develop an interim fleet supply vessel for the Royal Canadian Navy until th ...

                                               

Protecteur-class auxiliary vessel

The Protecteur class of naval auxiliaries for the Royal Canadian Navy began as the Joint Support Ship Project, a Government of Canada procurement project for the RCN that is part of the National Shipbuilding Procurement Strategy. It will see the ...

                                               

New Generation Fighter

The Future Combat Air System is a European combat system of systems under development by Airbus and Dassault Aviation. The FCAS will consist of a Next-Generation Weapon System as well as other air assets in the future operational battlespace. The ...

                                               

Hot Shots Calendar

Hot Shots Calendar is a promotional calendar featuring glamour models for the UK based arms firm Edgar Brothers, the calendar has been in existence since 2009. Fifty-percent of the money made from sales of the calendar and associated products goe ...

                                               

MoD Abbey Wood

MoD Abbey Wood is a Ministry of Defence establishment at Filton, Bristol, United Kingdom. The purpose-built site houses the MoD Defence Equipment and Support procurement organisation. It was opened by Queen Elizabeth II in July 1996, after which ...

                                               

Sonar 2076

Sonar 2076 is a submarine sonar detection system designed by Thales for the Royal Navy. The system comprises an integrated suite of active and passive sonar systems including bow, fin, flank and towed arrays. Known components include: Type 2079 a ...

                                               

Sonar 2087

Sonar 2087 is a towed array sonar designed and manufactured by Thales Underwater Systems at sites in the UK and in France. Sonar 2087 replaces the older Sonar 2031 in the Royal Navy and equips eight Type 23 frigates. The system is also expected t ...

                                               

ASRAAM

The Advanced Short Range Air-to-Air Missile, also known by its United States identifier AIM-132, is an imaging infrared homing air-to-air missile, produced by MBDA, that is designed to dominate the within visual range combat mission. It is curren ...

                                               

Air Support to Defence Operational Training

The Air Support to Defence Operational Training, was a proposed programme whereby training in defence for aircrew in the armed forces of the United Kingdom would be devolved to a civilian contractor. This included all air training undertaken unde ...

                                               

Airbus A400M Atlas

The Airbus A400M Atlas is a European, four-engine turboprop military transport aircraft. It was designed by Airbus Military as a tactical airlifter with strategic capabilities to replace older transport aircraft, such as the Transall C-160 and th ...

                                               

BAE Systems Replica

Replica was a design study for an envisioned military aircraft with stealth capabilities, developed by British defense manufacturer BAE Systems. It was ultimately not pursued as the British government chose to proceed with involvement in the Amer ...

                                               

BAE Systems Tempest

The BAE Systems Tempest is a proposed fighter aircraft concept that is under development in the United Kingdom for the British Royal Air Force and the Italian Air Force. It is being developed by a consortium known as "Team Tempest," consisting of ...