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Aerospace, aviation, defence, space and security markets business development, management and technical support services.

 
 

Focused

We help grow your business, manage complex programmes, optimise operations and supply chains, lowering both costs and spend.

Simplifying Strategy
 
 

Experience

A global network of over 200 experts, with decades of experience working on industry’s most challenging programmes and problems.

Our Team
 
 

Proactive

We’re pragmatic, hands-on, execution led and focussed on delivering outcomes.

How we work
 
 

Dynamic

Whatever the scope, the range and depth of our services gets you ahead in fast-changing and competitive markets.

Markets
 
 

Respected

Since 1988, Hawksland has forged strong relationships with clients who face similar challenges to your organisation.

Clients
 
 
 

Strategy & Programmes Delivered.

Over 27 years’ industry experience. Extraordinary people, helping you think and work differently, implement your strategy and deliver lasting change.

Strategy

Strategy

We develop strategies to help you win new business, achieve sustainable growth and incease shareholder value.

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Operations

We lead programmes, optimise operations and supply chains, improving performance, reducing costs and spend.

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Technology

Technology

We deliver cost-effective outcomes combining the best in innovation, technologies, business sense and creativity.

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Hawksland Associates are extremely good in setting up the right organisation to run very complex projects. They can perform very detailed and in-depth studies and analysis arriving at very worthwhile recommendations.

Jan-Willem Gunnink - President - GTM Advanced Structures

“Hawksland Associates have worked with us on a variety of assignments over the last 15 years. Whether we need to improve performance, reduce costs, have a complex programme to manage or resolve a difficult situation, they always deliver.”

Hans Buethker - President - Fokker Technologies

“Hawksland have huge drive, combined with strong and detailed knowledge of the aerospace industry. They’re strategically strong and results driven.”

Wim Jagtenberg - Director of Procurement - Fokker Aerostructures BV.

Excellent Senior Executives and Managers of the highest standards! They work to tight deadlines and always deliver excellent results.

Nigel Garner - Managing Director - GCT

I worked with Gary Windas – Hawksland’s MD in the early stages of his career. It was clear even then that he was a highly motivated, enthusiastic individual with a real thirst for knowledge in the industry. Highly recommended.

Ian Etherington - Project Director at BAE Systems Military Air and Information - BAE Systems

When I joined Alcoa after leaving Airbus and had a need for known experts in Aerospace program management, manufacturing technologies and operations, I called Hawksland immediately. Once again they did not disappoint.

Jens Hinrichsen - Director of Advanced Materials Technology Group - Alcoa

If you need help in aerospace supply chains, ask Hawksland Associates. They know how to deliver results and can readily mobilise many high quality associates from their global network.

Toine Verbruggen - VP Procurement - GKN - Fokker

Hawksland Associates management skill and expertise was highly appreciated during several attachments. I can recommend their work and in particular their Managing Director – Gary Windas as a person with vast sector knowledge, high integrity and spirit.

Thomas Maiss - Director of Procurement - Rolls-Royce Deutschland

Highly experienced professionals. Hawksland Associates provide great value in business execution issues. Reporting and presentation capabilities are top class

Thomas Rubbens - Vice President Procurement - Stork B.V.

Hawksland were engaged several times by our company. I was impressed with their drive, determination, assertion tool knowledge and their very structured way of working. They far exceeded their targets.

Horst Schoettner - Head of Product Management - PFW Aerospace AG

Your success is our success

We build lasting relationships supporting our clients achieve their objectives over years and decades.

Aerostructures Spend Reduction

Aerostructures Spend Reduction

Lower aerostructures and airline services businesses procurement spend.

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23%
Spend
Reduction
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Aircraft Factory Development – Mexico

Aircraft Factory Development – Mexico

Factory design, assembly layout, development & commissioning – low cost facility in Mexico

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9
Months
Development
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New Aircraft Company Start-up

New Aircraft Company Start-up

Responsible for complete establishment of new VLJ aircraft company, launch and programme development

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Aircraft
Company
Start-up
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Lean Engine MRO

Lean Engine MRO

Operational audit; engine turnaround improvement; direct responsibility for assembly & MRO oper...

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15%
Lead-time
Savings
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Technology Assessment

Technology Assessment

Analyse technology ‘relative value’ for ‘offset’ programmess being transferred into new star...

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Offset
Technology
Valuation
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Aircraft Cabin Interior Development

Aircraft Cabin Interior Development

Project engineering & management of cabin interiors – development, installation, certific...

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8
Months
Development
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Supply Chain Management

Supply Chain Management

Strategy, policy, process, development & turnaround of global low cost airframe, systems ...

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Low
Cost
Suppliers
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Commercial & Operational Due Diligence

Commercial & Operational Due Diligence

Commercial and operational due diligence of an MRO acquisition target.

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MRO
Due
Diligence
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Advanced Materials Development

Advanced Materials Development

Manufacturing feasibility & competitive material trade studies – next generation single-aisle...

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25%
CAPEX
Saving
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Defence MRO Capability Transfer Management

Defence MRO Capability Transfer Management

Program Management team deployed to transfer defence MRO capabilities from multiple airbases and mai...

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MRO
Capability
Transfer
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Winning New Business

Winning New Business

Strategic partnering and proposal management – B787

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$1Bn
Contract
Win
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Contract Award

Contract Award

Low weight solution with new materials technology on A380 – sales & programme management

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$60m
Contract
Win
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