Who We Are
Babcock is an international defence company operating in our focus countries of the UK, Australasia, Canada, France and South Africa, with exports to additional markets.
We provide a range of products and service solutions to enhance our customers’ defence capabilities and critical assets. Our business is underpinned by a deep understanding of technology integration and engineering, infrastructure management and specialist training. We help our customers around the world to cost effectively improve the capability, reliability and availability of their most critical assets.
Founded in 1891 with our core in heavy engineering, the business has gone through a major transformation to create today’s market leading, engineering services company.
Maintenance of RAF Hawk fast jets
Began building a leading position in specialist nuclear services
Acquired Devonport Royal Dockyards
Canadian submarine support contract
15-year Terms of Business Agreement (ToBA) with MOD
London Fire Brigade 25 year training contract
Complex fleet management at Heathrow Airport
Maritime Support Delivery Framework delivering through-life support for MOD until 2020
Acquires Defence Support Group (DSG)
Delivering military pilot training to UK and French pilots
Aerial firefighting in Manitoba, Canada
Selected to deliver the Royal Navy’s new Type 31 general purpose frigate
Pledges to reduce emissions to net zero by 2040
Babcock signed Future Maritime Support Programme (FMSP) contract with the UK Ministry of Defence to continue our support, which includes UK naval base operations at HMNB Clyde and HMNB Devonport, alongside UK submarine and surface ship fleet support.
Leadership and Governance
Babcock International Group is committed to achieving the highest standards of corporate governance.
Our Purpose, to create a safe and secure world, together, defines our strategy. We support and enhance our customers’ defence capabilities and critical assets through a range of product and service solutions. We meet our customers’ requirements of increased availability, affordability and capability.
The efficiencies we deliver through effective contract management, innovation and through life management enable us to return value to our customers, our colleagues and our investors.