Even the most experienced procurement executives admit that with the contraction of defence based industries worldwide, the acquisition & absorption of manufacturing outlets into impersonal conglomerates with the resulting loss of expertise & records & the ever present problem of product obsolescence, locating & securing a source for support spares becomes increasingly difficult, involving a large investment in time & manpower resources. FEL’s unique focus on that market sector & it’s relationships with the defense contractors community ensures that the customer will receive continued support, expertise & satisfaction.
A major factor contributing to FEL’s ability to deliver it’s service, is it’s extensive range of support spares held in stock, over 90,000 individual items being carried as standard.
FEL has a vast & diverse product capability, which allows the company to fulfill most needs, this capability ranges from resistors & capacitors to power components, from board level products to microwave components, from crystal products to switches, from connectors to inductors and much, much more. Within the last 5 years, FEL has focused on ex Plessey (Siemens Plessey/Thomson.
FEL is an approved supplier to the U.K Ministry Of Defence, under registration numbers 2JSF01 as a company of assessed capability FEL also operated under the NSCM vendor/cage code: U9259 Preservation, packing & distribution of spare replacement parts is in accordance with DEFSTAN 81-41 part 1
Supplier to the following OEM’s
BAE Systems (Formally GEC-Marconi Defence Systems)
Airsys (Thomson Siemens Air Traffic Control Management)
ICAO: (International Civil Aviation Organisation).
FEL also provides a direct extensive service to a number of overseas Government Procurement/Agencies or Purchasing Offices in London or the In-Country Organisations. We have many representatives throughout the world, for a full list of details,
FEL have a comprehensive data system which records the Nato codified number, the OEM drawing number, the generic or manufacturers part number & the appropriate specifications & allows the company to identify & supply most NSN’s vendor copies & manufacturers part numbers. The federals stock class lists & country sequence codes most common to FEL are: