Please see below for details of our generous sponsors. The event could not happen without their support. Please reciprocate by considering them for your future business. We look forward to meeting as many of you as possible in September.

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Tamarack Outdoors
An independent outdoor retail company based near Garstang in Lancashire, delivering customers a wide variety of outdoor clothing, equipment and expert advice. Tamarack Outdoors caters for the walker, camper, trekker, paddler, hunter, woodsman - and over the years have kitted out many expeditions all over the world. They have a large outlet, packed full of high-quality outdoor clothing and equipment. Selling brands not normally associated with other outdoor stores, they try to offer as large a range as possible to their customers.
They also offer an interesting array of outdoor courses and mentoring programmes designed to accelerate the individuals’ outdoor learning and appreciation, along with working with adult and youth groups.

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BMT Asset Performance
BMT Asset Performance comprises specialists from across the entire range of disciplines needed to address a full-spectrum of engineering asset management issues. Our team of nearly 100 dedicated engineers, analysts and consultants offer a holistic approach to planning and problem solving. Our services can span the full lifecycle of ownership and blend enterprise-level consultancy, solving real-world business critical problems, with unmatched engineering analytical pedigree. In this way we help our clients ensure at every stage, that goals for cost, performance, safety, supportability and legal compliance will be met.

BMT Asset Performance is a subsidiary of the
BMT Group.

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Lightfoot Defence
Lightfoot’s was established in 1885 by Mr Thomas Bell Lightfoot, whose name is known throughout the world as one of the pioneers of mechanical refrigeration, Lightfoot was the original designer of the first Commercially successful ship's refrigeration plant in which chemical refrigeration was used.

Today the Lightfoot tradition continues and flourishes. The 'Lightfoot' name is associated with high quality Military Refrigeration and Air-Conditioning equipment throughout the world. The company is internationally established as an extremely reliable and innovative supplier of a wide range of custom built refrigeration, air conditioning, chilled water systems and maintenance equipment for the Defence Industry.

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Bristol Fluid System Technologies
Established in 1981, Swagelok Bristol has continuously developed product and service offerings designed to meet the specific needs of a diverse customer base across the South West of England and South Wales. With local expertise and a broad portfolio of products, assemblies and services we are confident of meeting all your fluid system needs. 

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Hythe Marine Services Ltd plays a pivotal role in the maintenance and support of over twenty five vessels for the Royal Navy, one of the world’s most demanding customers. Our unique range of in-house capability and mobile equipment enable us to deliver anything, anytime, anywhere – to the most exacting international standards.
Over a quarter of a century’s steady, organic growth testifies to our trusted relationship with naval and civil customers, and our track record of resolving the most intractable problems in vessels ranging from small craft to aircraft carriers.
What we promise, we deliver.

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JFD is one of the world’s leading subsea operations and manufacturing companies, delivering world-class subsea engineering projects, products and services to commercial and naval customers worldwide.

JFD was created in 2014 through the merger of James Fisher Defence and Divex. In 2015 JFD acquired the National Hyperbaric Centre to further boost the services offered to its customers.
Operating from a variety of facilities in locations worldwide, JFD services the international diving community 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

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OEMAchem Ltd
was set up to cover a unique gap in the market place, and that is to cover a one stop shop approach to all areas "chemical". With over 15 years experience in the chemical manufacture and supply market, combined with 13 years in the laboratory analysis market. OEMAchem now supplies an all-encompassing approach to our clients. OEMAchem operates most effectively because our range and knowledge of inter-disciplinary business functions connects intelligently over several departments.

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Maxaura was formed in 1991 to give impartial advice to its clients on all aspects of the design, efficiency and safety of pressure systems.  The company grew quickly to be the leading independent specialist in pressure systems management with comprehensive programmes for Pressure Systems Safety Regulations compliance, pressure system design, energy efficiency auditing, breathing air quality testing and Local Exhaust Ventilation compliance.

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P&G Packaging Ltd.

For the past twenty years P&G Packaging Ltd has been providing machinery to European drinks producers. Based in Warrington, Cheshire, we are dedicated to supporting the Sales, Spare Parts and After Service.

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China Fleet Golf and Country Club

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Trethorne Golf Club

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Special thanks to our individual sponsors for 2017:


As always, your generosity and support is greatly appreciated.