For Meggitt, the challenge is to deliver products that can cool double the amount of heat in oil while also being small enough to fit in the reduced space available. Nothing less than a radical improvement in volumetric efficiency will do.
To hit our customers ever more stringent quality and delivery standards, every one of us needs to continuously improve their game. The Meggitt Production System is the way to do it.
We’ve each got a unique set of skills and interests. If you can draw on all of them at the same time, says engineer and business strategist Olu Baptist, you’ll be happy in your work. And highly successful too.
Mentoring plays a big part in our graduate programme. We believe it’s one of the best ways to develop talent and pass on our collective wisdom. But it’s not all one-way traffic. Graduate James Letterneau and transducer veteran George Pender have taught each other a lot over the last five years.
Wheel and brake specialist Hassan Aziz works all over the world. His main customer is in Brazil. The engineers he works with are in the US and the UK. Some of the designers are in India and a lot of the manufacturing has been done in Mexico. What’s the secret of his success?
32 years climbing in and out of military aircraft fuel tanks have taught Velma the importance of getting to grips with materials. Literally. She talks about innovation, international collaboration and bringing the world’s first leak-proof fuel tanks to market.