30 October 2013
Bristol, 28 October 2013 – As part of SEA’s (a Cohort plc company) commitment to support its local community, the Company is a co-sponsor of the Avon and Somerset Neighbourhood Policing Awards, which hunt to find the ‘Best on the Beat’ in Avon and Somerset. Communities were asked to nominate their favourite officers and police staff, attracting more than 500 nominations. The winners of each of seven categories were announced at the awards dinner at Cadbury House Hotel, Congresbury on 24 October 2013.
07 October 2013
For the first time in their history SEA will be visiting and exhibiting at the Pacific 2013 maritime conference and exhibition in Sydney from the 7th to the 9th of October.
30 September 2013
Missing space mascot and balloon discovered after six month long search Frome, 30 September 2013: Deimos, a missing MARSBalloon, containing experiments and a UK Space mascot, has been found in a Nottinghamshire field, exactly six months after it was launched in Somerset. On 22 March 2013, two MARSBalloon missions were launched from Frome, Somerset by a team from SEA (a Cohort plc company) and students from local schools, with funding from the UK Space Agency. Called Phobos and Deimos, the pair of modified high-altitude balloons, contained 140 student experiments between them. However, only Phobos was successfully recovered later that day.
24 July 2013
22 July 2013 - The introduction of new bus lane enforcement measures has addressed congestion and road safety concerns at an important travel interchange in the heart of one of the country's most popular seaside resorts.
17 July 2013
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11 April 2013
March the MARSBalloon mission launched over 120 student experiments designed to test how everyday objects will survive on Mars from Oakfield Academy in Frome. This is the final stage of a unique project aimed to encourage young people to take up careers in the UK space industry.
10 April 2013
SEA, a Cohort PLC company has been awarded a contract by Roke Manor Research Limited (a Chemring Group company) to support a three-year, £5 million research programme for the UK Government's Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (Dstl).
17 January 2013
14 January, 2013, Bristol: As a warm up for BBC 2’s Stargazing Live, which started again on 8 January 2013, reporter Jules Hyam, of BBC Points West, interviewed Mike Guest, a Senior Engineer at SEA (a Cohort plc company), to find out about what work the company is doing in the UK’s satellite programme. Jules commented that satellites are built to look back at Earth, and they are full of equipment, some of which is being designed right here in Bristol, for the next UK space mission.
05 December 2012
SEA, a Cohort PLC company, has delivered the latest, third generation Flight Deck Officer Training System (DECKsim) to the Royal Norwegian Naval Training Establishment (RNoNTE). This particular DECKsim now includes the latest gesture recognition technology and updated scenario builder.
21 November 2012
The SC21 programme, led at a national level by ADS, is designed to accelerate the competitiveness of the aerospace and defence industry by raising the performance of its supply chains. The achievement of the Bronze Award recognises that a business has implemented a sustainable improvement programme and that it has attained a high level of customer satisfaction through measureable on-time delivery and quality. SEA’s award relates in the main, to the work it has undertaken for BAE Systems designing and producing the External Communications System (ECS) for the Astute Class submarine. As a sub-contractor to BAE Systems, SEA is the first BAE Combat Systems-sponsored company to achieve the SC21 Award.