Parts Data Management and Technical Publications specialist, Allan Webb, is pleased to announce the final signing of a new contract with the Ministry of Defence (MOD). The Handbook Management Contract (HMC), worth up to £9 million, will be delivered over the next four years in conjunction with BMT Defence Services Ltd, who are subject matter experts in naval engineering, naval architecture and technical documentation. Allan Webb will be providing documentation for a range of naval vessels, from submarines and destroyers to survey ships.
“The HMC contract is a massive win for us” commented Steve Rigsby, Managing Director of Allan Webb “We’ve been expanding rapidly over the last 18 months, taking on new staff and buildings to accommodate our growth. This contract is the latest in a series of successful tenders that are cementing Allan Webb as the leading provider of data management services.”
“Allan Webb have a wide range of specialisms, from technical documentation to integrated logistics support, it’s great to win contracts that use more than one of our specialisms and utilise the full breadth of the services we offer.”
The contract supports the maintenance, revision and amendment of maritime technical publications across the surface and submarine domains, and involves the development of a centralised service for the maintenance, storage, access, publication, distribution and amendment of the entire suite of the UK MOD’s maritime technical publications.
“We’re looking forward to working in partnership with BMT Defence Services Ltd” continued Steve “As one of the few external organisations to be named by the MOD as a Delegated Naval Authority, they’re an exciting partner to collaborate with on this contract.”
BMT is a leading international design, engineering, science and risk management consultancy with a reputation for engineering excellence. Driven by the belief that things can always be better, safer, faster and more efficient, they bring a wealth of subject matter expertise to the delivery of this contract. Muir Macdonald, Managing Director of BMT Defence Services comments: “BMT has been a key supplier of technical documentation to the MOD for many years. We are delighted to be working with Allan Webb to offer a fantastic combination of experience and expertise that I am sure will give the MOD a service that will set an impressive new standard for maritime technical publications.”
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