Engineering Delivery Partner for Defence Equipment & Support (DE&S) Framework to provide Engineering Support.
The demand signal for Engineering Services and Manpower now comes through the Engineering function. The function decides whether this demand can be fulfilled internally or if there is need for external support (Make or Buy decision).
DE&S awarded the contract to Aurora Engineering Partnership, which comprises QinetiQ, Atkins and BMT. RED holds 85% of the Engineering Services categories as part of the partnership network and continues to provide more intimate support as an SME Champion.
The Framework commenced in March 2019 and runs until 2029.?>