INEOS, founded by Chairman Sir Jim Ratcliffe, is one of the world’s top 50 largest manufacturing companies. INEOS products make a significant contribution to saving life, improving health and enhancing standards of living for people around the world. Our businesses produce the raw materials that are essential in the manufacture of a wide variety of goods: from paints to plastics, textiles to technology, medicines to mobile phones - chemicals manufactured by INEOS and the fuels we supply enhance almost every aspect of modern life.
INEOS formed INEOS TEAM UK in April 2018. It is making the biggest ever British investment in the America’s Cup in an unprecedented effort to bring the trophy back to Britain for the first time since the competition was established in 1851. The INEOS family also includes the iconic British clothing brand Belstaff, Projekt Grenadier by INEOS Automotive, Lausanne Sport Football Club, The Limewood Hotel Group, The Pig hotels and children’s health and welbeing charities GO Run For Fun and the Daily Mile.
For close to a century Belstaff has been making clothes for men and women who want more from life, to push the limits.
Technically excellent, beautifully crafted British design and know-how is at the heart of what we do, and our clothes are beyond fashion but always in style, innately cool and appealing to men and women who are used to going the extra mile and living life on their own terms.
Our iconic jackets had the back of everyone from aviator Amy Johnson to adventurer TE Lawrence and revolutionary Che Guevara. We still make those jackets today - and we still kit out some of the world's most questing individuals - but we make much more besides. Rigorously designed, effortlessly good-looking and built for life: Belstaff is for people who don't think getting dressed is the most important thing they’ll do that day.
A new automotive brand with an uncompromising vision, INEOS Automotive is on track to produce its first off-road vehicle by the end of 2020, in time for the 36th America’s Cup.
The brainchild of INEOS Chairman Sir Jim Ratcliffe, a keen adventurer and a lifelong fan of rugged 4x4s, ‘Grenadier’ has come a long way since the idea was first conceived in The Grenadier pub in London in 2017.
Built in the spirit of 4x4 pioneers such as the Willys Jeep, the Grenadier is on course to deliver a British-inspired and designed, expertly engineered 4x4 that’s just at home pulling a plough, leading an expedition or driving up to Buckingham Palace.
Grenadier will partner with INEOS Team UK on their journey to New Zealand, with the teams working closely to share ideas and expertise – as well as competitive spirit – along the way.
https://ineosteamgb.s3.amazonaws.com/images/m7602_crop43013_680x510_proportional_159724870617DC.jpgINEOS HygienicsINEOS have a long standing history of producing the purest and most effective sanitising agent: pharmaceutical grade Alcohol.
As the world faced the global COVID crisis INEOS decided to put their expertise to use, building hand sanitiser factories across Europe and the US to produce highly effective sanitising products which we donated to front line medical facilities.
Now they are offering the same hospital-grade products to the public, helping everyone to stop the spread of viruses and bacteria. Protecting us all. Everyday.
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Mercedes-Benz Applied Science is a new business division of Mercedes-Benz Grand Prix Ltd.
It leverages the best of aerospace and motorsport technologies, to deliver performance across the domains of land, sea and air. MBAS draws on substantial simulation capability - including a dedicated commercial wind tunnel facility in Silverstone; a large and capable manufacturing base; and a rich ecosystem of engineering talent. It aims to develop unique, timely and innovative technical solutions and services tailored to specific business challenges.
Since its formation, MBAS has completed aerodynamic consultancy in professional cycling, skeleton winter sports and OEM automotive projects; worked on the development of a lighter-than-air vehicle; conducted transmission and brake system development; and worked across a range of motorsport series including MotoGP, LMP and Formula E.
Our most recent performance partnership with INEOS TEAM UK began in August 2019. MBAS currently has 18 engineers dedicated to projects with the team aiming to win the America’s Cup.
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Each competing team in the America's Cup races under a challenging Yacht Club and INEOS TEAM UK will race for Royal Yacht Squadron Racing. Founded in 1815, the Royal Yacht Squadron – based in Cowes on the Isle of Wight - is regarded as one of the most prestigious yacht clubs in the world.
The 1851 Trust is the Official Charity of INEOS TEAM UK. The Trust takes science beyond the textbook to get young people active and inspired by sport.
Since the 1851 Trust was launched in 2014, its model of combining sport and science has proved effective in inspiring young people up and down the UK. Using its unique, behind-the-scenes access to INEOS TEAM UK, the Trust’s education and sailing programmes are designed to both challenge young people to excel and to inspire them to believe anything is possible, with a focus on become future scientists, engineers and innovators.
The Trust’s STEM Crew education resources are being used by teachers at over 25% of UK secondary schools reaching over 100,000 young people in their classrooms each year. Alongside exposing students to the Formula 1 of sailing in their classrooms and on multi-activity roadshow days, the Trust works with a national network of sailing centres and over 60 schools to give thousands of young people the experience of sailing for the first time. These young people would never have this opportunity and we are pleased that over half of them achieve recognised sailing qualifications as well as demonstrating improvements in communication, determination and resilience.
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INEOS TEAM UK has selected AWS as its official cloud computing provider in order to gain a competitive edge in the mission to become the first British sailing team to win the America’s Cup
The team is leveraging AWS’s high performance computing (HPC) to design, test, and optimise its AC75 challenger boat.
Coderus is a software design engineering firm founded in 1998, based at the high-tech Innovation Martlesham cluster at Adastral Park, Suffolk. Specialising in embedded and mobile design, Coderus provides high performance, high resilience solutions to help businesses make the most of their hardware and tech.
Coderus’ work includes app development, embedded software solutions, and creating state-of-the-art platforms and interfaces. Covering the entire project lifecycle, from prototype through to production. Coderus has attained many Design Service certifications with Apple’s MFI Developer, Cypress, Qualcomm and Microchip.
Obsessed with quality, Coderus has achieved ISO9001 & ISO27001 accreditations, an ongoing process to ensure that Coderus solutions uphold the highest standards and protocols.
The GREAT Britain campaign is the Government’s most ambitious international marketing campaign ever and showcases the very best of what our whole nation has to offer in order to encourage the world to visit, study and do business with the UK. The campaign focuses on China, India, Brazil, USA, the Gulf, France, Germany, Mexico, Indonesia, South Korea, Turkey and Emerging Europe and is also active in over 144 countries worldwide.
HENRI LLOYD was created in the 1960’s by Henri Strzelecki who served as a Polish soldier during World War II and who later settled in Manchester, England. As an active sailor in the 1960s, Henri realised the potential of the “wonder fabric” of its time Bri-nylon. “Mr Henri” as he was to become know in the industry was the first to use the fabric for foul weather gear for yachtsmen by hand taping the seams. A borne innovator Mr Henri brought a number of firsts to technical clothing including the invention of the nylon zipper, the use of Velcro on clothing and pioneering the introduction of GORE-TEX.
HENRI LLOYD was created in 1963 and had its headquarters in Manchester until June 2018 when the brand was acquired by new owners. Henri Lloyd Group Ltd is the English parent company, with offices in Manchester and four retail stores along the English coast. Since September 2018 the Head Office and service functions have been located near the “sailing metropol” of Marstrand in Sweden.
Founded in 2002, KXLife has established a reputation synonymous with being at the forefront of excellence in health, fitness, nutrition and wellbeing. KXLife will provide world class nutritional medicine blood profiles of each INEOS TEAM UK sailor with individual monitoring of their dietary and physical requirements. These profiles are designed by KX’s industry leading nutritional medicine team, who analyses the athlete blood reports to create high performance intake programs that will maximise athlete health, performance and availability.
For over 30 years, Nyetimber has had a single aim: to make the finest English sparkling wine, one to rival the very best in the world. A true pioneer, Nyetimber was the first producer of English sparkling wine to exclusively grow the three celebrated grape varieties: Pinot Noir, Pinot Meunier and Chardonnay. Nyetimber is made from one hundred percent estate-grown grapes and is regarded as England’s finest sparkling wine. Owner and Chief Executive Eric Heerema and Head Winemaker Cherie Spriggs are committed to producing wines of exceptional quality.
Nyetimber is proud to sponsor INEOS TEAM UK, and was delighted to support the naming ceremony of the INEOS TEAM UK racing yacht Britannia which we hope will carry the team, led by four-time Olympic gold medallist Sir Ben Ainslie, to victory in the 36th America’s Cup in March 2021. Proud champions of British excellence, Nyetimber wish INEOS TEAM UK the very best of luck in the America’s Cup!
Renishaw is one of the world's leading engineering and scientific technology companies, with expertise in precision measurement and healthcare. The company supplies products and services used in applications as diverse as jet engine and wind turbine manufacture, through to 3D printing, dentistry and brain surgery.
The Renishaw Group currently has 80 offices in 36 countries, with around 5,000 employees, of which just over 3,000 people are employed within the UK. For the year ended June 2018 Renishaw achieved sales of £611.5 million of which 95% was due to exports. The company's largest markets are China, USA, Germany and Japan.
Siemens PLM Software, a business unit of the Siemens Digital Factory Division, is a leading global provider of software solutions to drive the digital transformation of industry, creating new opportunities for manufacturers to realize innovation. With headquarters in Plano, Texas, and over 140,000 customers worldwide, Siemens PLM Software works with companies of all sizes to transform the way ideas come to life, the way products are realized, and the way products and assets in operation are used and understood. For more information on Siemens PLM Software products and services, visit www.siemens.com/plm.
Science in Sport is a leading sports nutrition business that develops, manufactures and markets innovative nutrition products for professional athletes, sports and fitness enthusiasts. SiS has a core product range focussing on energy, hydration and recovery need states which helps the likes of INEOS TEAM UK, Team INEOS Cycling, the England Women’s Football teams and Manchester United to perform at the peak of their athletic potential.
B&G is proud to be working with INEOS TEAM UK, in providing the marine electronics solution on board Britannia and across the support fleet.
B&G has been at the cutting edge of sailing innovation since 1955. Whether you’re motivated by the thrill of your next race or a passion for cruising, our electronics are designed exclusively for sailing, by sailors.
Our racing heritage gives us an unrivalled platform for developing new technology, which is put through its paces by the world’s best, in the most challenging conditions. You’ll find B&G powering Grand Prix victories and inspiring the adventures of cruising sailors all over the world.
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ELG Carbon Fibre provides sustainable, cost effective, high-performance materials to enable weight reduction in the marine, aerospace and transportation markets. The company operates the world’s first and largest carbon fibre recovery plant in Coseley, West Midlands, in the UK. Whilst ELG continues to optimise the patented carbon fibre reclaiming process, their primary focus is to develop and industrialise the conversion technologies to manufacture recycled carbon fibre products that can be reintroduced to the composites and compounding industries.
With over 30 years’ experience in GPS and navigation, Garmin is one of the world’s leading providers of marine, outdoor, automotive, aviation and sports technology. Our products have revolutionised life for adventurers, athletes and outdoor enthusiasts across the world, from running ultra-marathons to sailing across the oceans.
Built to last in the toughest conditions, our products are developed to withstand land, sea and sky, and to give users the tools they need to do what they love. Whether it’s our flagship outdoor fēnix range, built to military standards for anything life outdoors throws at you, or our industry leading marine and aviation ranges, all Garmin products are built with engineering excellence at their core.
Haas Automation is the world’s biggest machine tool manufacturer, with a range of over 100 CNC vertical machining centres, horizontal machining centres, CNC lathes and rotary products. Since 1983 Haas machine tools and rotary products have been built to the exacting specifications of Gene Haas (founder of Haas F1 Team) to deliver higher accuracy, repeatability, and durability than any other machine tools on the market. Founded in 1991 with headquarters in Norwich, Haas Automation UK employs more than 95 staff. A dedicated, field-based team of 36 factory certified engineers is supported by the company’s award winning service department
https://ineosteamgb.s3.amazonaws.com/images/m5502_crop43013_680x510_proportional_15690286025B2E.jpgHarkenHarken, Inc. is a leading manufacturer and distributor of innovative sailboat hardware and accessories.The real fuel behind a company's success is its people. Peter and Olaf Harken recognized this basic business principle more than 50 years ago when starting Harken/Vanguard. Since those early days, Harken has grown from a backyard dream of two brothers to a global reality with group offices around the world and distribution in 48 countries. Harken gear dominates events like the America's Cup, the Volvo Ocean Race, and the Olympics. Blocks, travelers, winches, and hydraulics are aboard everything from the smallest dinghies to the largest megayachts.Headquartered in Pewaukee, Wisconsin, Harken manufactures in the USA and Italy.
Hovertravel is the world’s longest running commercial hovercraft service and is the only scheduled passenger hovercraft service in the Europe. Hovertravel offers the fastest way to cross the Solent between Southsea, Portsmouth and Ryde, Isle of Wight. Hovertravel operate two hovercraft with a frequent service (plus additional services at commuter times) and the journey time is just under 10 minutes.
Since 1927, La Marzocco have made beautiful, high quality, superbly crafted and uniquely designed espresso machines. Founded by brothers Bruno and Giuseppe Bambi, the company is staunchly proud of its Florentine roots; birthplace of the Italian Renaissance and home to such artistic geniuses as Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo and Brunelleschi. Today, La Marzocco remain artisans, whilst offering important advancements in equipment technology to its customers and the industry. Now operating across the world, and with machines in every corner of globe, the company still produces each machine, hand crafted to order, from its factory in the Tuscan hills, just North of Florence.
Marlow Ropes operates from a brand new purpose built factory and warehouse, manufacturing quality British ropes on the same site as Thomas Burfield over 200 years ago. Today, Marlow specialises in the design and manufacture of technically innovative rope products using the very latest hi-tech and exotic man made fibres.
Nortek’s high-performance acoustic sensors enable accurate navigation through the marine environment.
This innovative tech firm also designs scientific instruments that apply the Doppler principle to underwater acoustics in order to measure water in motion, such as currents and waves.
Nortek leads the way in this technology, across a wide range of applications, including navigation inputs for autonomous service vehicles, AUVs and ROVs, as well as current profiles from moving platforms. Nortek’s game-changing technology enabled INEOS TEAM UK to measure speed data with great accuracy, giving the team new insight into the boat’s dynamic behaviour and performance.
Papercast is a leader in e-paper information display systems. The technology was originally developed to transform real-time passenger information at bus stops around the world, with solar powered, wireless and sunlight readable e-paper displays.
With a major foothold in this market, Papercast is perfectly placed to support other more demanding applications. Relentless innovation has resulted in its proprietary e-paper driver board, heavyweight processing performance, ultra-low energy consumption and unique capabilities that put Papercast technology in a category of its own.
Chartered accountants and business advisers PFK Francis Clark are based in Dorset and Hampshire. Independent and with strong community roots, we work with our clients, tailoring our services to them and their business. We believe that the relationship with our clients is fundamental to the provision of sound and appropriate advice. You will find us highly professional, friendly and approachable.
Pro-Bolt is a family run business, based in the heart of England but our customers are global and include people and companies who demand the best such as the World and British Superbike Teams, chassis builders Suter Racing Technology in Moto 2.
Spinlock continue their relationship with INEOS TEAM UK in the team’s quest to win the America’s Cup.
Working with INEOS TEAM UK allows Spinlock to continue to push its development of new designs with new materials and new techniques, finding every small gain to help the team in their goal to win the AC36. As well helping the team members perform better as athletes, Spinlock have also been able to share their knowledge and experience from the other areas of their business in both sail control and ‘Sense’ data monitoring to contribute to the operation and understanding of the new boat’s sailing loads.
Technogym is world leader in the Fitness and Wellness solutions sector and has equipped 65,000 wellness centres and over 100,000 homes around the world. It is estimated that approximately 35 million people use Technogym products every day over 100 countries
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Winchester Coffee Roasters was launched in May 2012, with Winchester Coffee School soon following in October 2012. Owner Mark Goulding lived for many years in Australia, where his passion for freshly roasted, well prepared coffee started.
Wanting to bring these skills back to the UK, Mark trained with some of the best roasters and baristas that Australia had to offer. Having now built a solid reputation supplying carefully roasted coffee and providing barista training to many business in the south of England,
Winchester Coffee School is well placed to help new and existing business move to the next level.
With the UK coffee market evolving over the last few years, there is now a definite thirst for coffee knowledge, and well roasted Speciality coffee.
The School sits above our Roastery in Kings Worthy, where we have a state of the art training facility, helping business achieve high standards in coffee excellence.
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